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Community Service Spotlight: Litman opens up to new political opportunities

Community Service Spotlight: Litman opens up to new political opportunities

Annie Bottern, RubicOnline Editor

September 25, 2018

Through the act of volunteering, senior Mia Litman expands her knowledge of politics.

Community Service Spotlight: Hoppe returns to past experience for senior service

Community Service Spotlight: Hoppe returns to past experience for senior service

Nitya Thakkar, RubicOnline Editor

April 10, 2018

Senior Emilia Hoppe will continue her work with The Sanneh Foundation for her senior project.

Community Service Spotlight: Povejsil supports education through tutoring

Community Service Spotlight: Povejsil supports education through tutoring

Nitya Thakkar, RubicOnline Editor

February 21, 2018

Junior Nora Povejsil tutors with Project for Pride in Living.

Community Service Spotlight: Simon Says “Give,” Citron gives

Community Service Spotlight: Simon Says “Give,” Citron gives

Nitya Thakkar, RubicOnline Editor

December 1, 2017

Senior Jessica Citron helps run the organization "Simon says Give," a local, youth-based charity helping other kids in need.

Community Service Spotlight: Martha Slaven honors history through service

Community Service Spotlight: Martha Slaven honors history through service

Nitya Thakkar, RubicOnline Editor

October 27, 2017

Sophomore Martha Slaven spent her summer volunteering at Gibbs Farm, immersed in history and service learning.

Community Service Spotlight: Reedy aids local hunger-relief efforts

Community Service Spotlight: Reedy aids local hunger-relief efforts

Lucy Sandeen, Rubicon Editor

May 24, 2017

Sophomore Eliza Reedy was inspired by her sophomore service project to continue volunteering with Second Harvest Heartland.

Community Service Spotlight: Verhey sisters give gift of dance

Community Service Spotlight: Verhey sisters give gift of dance

Mimi Geller, RubicOnline Editor

February 21, 2017

Sisters Allie and Jennie Verhey grant the practice of dance to youth at Dakota Woodlands shelter.

Community Service Spotlight: Dieperink catalyzes youth development with horses

Community Service Spotlight: Dieperink catalyzes youth development with horses

Mimi Geller, RubicOnline Editor

January 11, 2017

Sophomore Isabel Dieperink intersects her knowledge of horses with her passions of service with children.

Community Service Spotlight: Atmore pays forward his personal connection at Children’s Hospital

Community Service Spotlight: Atmore pays forward his personal connection at Children’s Hospital

Mimi Geller, RubicOnline Editor

November 28, 2016

Sophomore Ben Atmore volunteers at Children's Hospital with kids who were just like him when he was young.

Community Service Spotlight: Chen teaches children English in China

Community Service Spotlight: Chen teaches children English in China

Mimi Geller, RubicOnline Editor

November 4, 2016

Junior Larry Chen travels to China to be a counselor at a summer camp and helps teach children English.

Community Service Spotlight: Osteraas rebuilds disaster-stricken homes

Community Service Spotlight: Osteraas rebuilds disaster-stricken homes

Mimi Geller, RubicOnline Editor

October 16, 2016

Sophomore Lauren Osteraas traveled with Project Homecoming to New Orleans to rebuild houses destroyed from Hurricane Katrina.

Community Service Spotlight: Ward aids with aqueduct production in the Dominican Republic

Community Service Spotlight: Ward aids with aqueduct production in the Dominican Republic

Mimi Geller, RubicOnline Editor

September 11, 2016

Sophomore Jazz Ward visited the Dominican Republic with Rustic Pathways to begin the production of an aqueduct in a small village.