Brown University’s Swearer Center for Public Service considers active community participation and social responsibility to be central concerns of the university’s liberal arts education. Activities include one-day service projects, youth education, mentoring projects, community health initiatives, and language and literacy projects. Students work with special needs populations including immigrants, low-income and minority communities, senior citizens, developmentally disabled, the deaf, and adults in need of basic education.
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Swearer Center for Public Service
Brown University - RI, Rhode Island
President: Ruth J. Simmons
As a student in Rhode Island, Campus Compact has become a valuable asset for me in facilitating my civic engagement. Rhode Island Campus Compact is drawing countless students into service and the many opportunities that can come from it.
-Kim Ahern, student, Providence College