The Rubicon

Higher volunteering expectations needed to build student buy-in

Students are constantly wrapped up in trying to find intellecual, philosophical, and policy-based solutions to major problems in classes; as a result, they fail to recognize the change they could make with hands on volunteering in the larger communnity

The Rubicon Staff

February 12, 2015

In order to shape "the minds and the hearts of the people who will change the world," SPA must emphasize community service more than it does now.

Students spread out to see movies and support others on Service Day

Students traveled to a variety of locations for Service Day on Mar. 7.

Lucy Li, Online Editor-in-Chief and Managing Editor

March 14, 2014

The day's offerings ranged from discussing media's portrayal of women to packaging food for those living countries away. The hybrid of Martin Luther King, Jr. activities and Service Day on Mar. 7 provided a sampler of lessons outside the typical classroom. "I enjoyed the opportunity to go help the...