Cool Links

The following links are just plain cool. Check them out! Use them as resources or for inspiration or to spread the word about the power of service-learning. Do you have a cool link? Send your suggestions to Debbie Curry. Make sure to put "Cool Links" in your subject line.

  • Washington Campus Compact Member Campuses Announce Faculty Engagement Survey

  • i participate

    • More than 90 shows on all four major TV networks and several cable channels will feature volunteerism themes next week as part of one of the biggest public-service efforts in broadcasting history, USA Today reports. The article is part of a package of USA Today stories on volunteerism. A link to the listing of the programs participating in the campaign is included within the article. For more information on “I Participate”, visit:

  • Washington State Service Summit

    • At 5:00 p.m. today, TVW will replay the opening plenary session of the Washington State Service Summit. The segment includes the welcome by Adam Cornell, Chair of the Washington Commission for National and Community Service; remarks by Governor Chris Gregoire on "Service as a Strategy to Address Critical Community Issues"; a plenary panel on "Service as a Strategy for Meeting Community Needs"; and a presentation on the Edward M. Kennedy Serve America Act by Kristin McSwain, Chief of Program Operations for the Corporation for National and Community Service. You may also watch or listen on-line by visiting the following links: