The Rubicon

Sophomores: your time is running out. SoCLC supports volunteers.

Sophomores Erin Magnuson and Annabelle Bond posing in front of the SoCLC Board. 
Photo Credits: Tana Ososki

Tana Ososki, Interactive Storytelling Team

October 30, 2018

Volunteer hours are due in just a few weeks, and with a goal of 3,000 hours, there isn't a minute to lose.

[MORE TO ME] Osteraas treasures missionary experience

Lauren Osteraas  painting churches as missionary work.

Tristan Hitchens-Brookins, Interactive Storytelling Team Lead

September 20, 2018

Senior Lauren Osteraas describes some of the missionary trips she goes on with her church.

Seek meaningful volunteer opportunities, don’t fall victim to voluntourism

Before taking a plane trip to a developing country, know whether you are a voluntourist or volunteer

Andrew Johnson, The Rubicon Editor

March 7, 2018

Before volunteering abroad, reflect on and understand whether you are contributing to voluntourism.

Looking to volunteer? Keep environmental opportunities in mind

Looking to volunteer? Keep environmental opportunities in mind

Quinn Christensen, The Rubicon Print Editor

December 7, 2017

There is no denying that the environmental concerns are becoming increasingly more pressing. Climate change is worsening, hurricanes are getting stronger, and recently it seems like bees dying has become a top headline. These things are common knowledge and topics of conversation, yet students often fail to take...

Community Service Spotlight: Gunther puts interest in technology towards recycling computers

Sophomore Ivan Gunther with a representation of the volunteer work he did at Free Geek.

Diane Huang, Online Editor-in-Chief

March 9, 2015

Sophomore Ivan Gunther describes his decision to volunteer at Free Geek.