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UCC WORKS AWARDS 2019

Super proud of these students today - at the UCC Works Awards Ceremony, March 20th 2019, Devere Hall!

Carla Reinhardt, Eoin Jeremiah O'Driscoll and Rían Browne O'Neill, all three winners of very prestigious UCC Works Awards today.

Carla has received the 'Employability Star Award' for her achievements in all UCC Works pathways! Carla has been a remarkable UCC Works ambassador over the years achieving her awards continuously over the past four years in UCC for continuous volunteer work and giving back to the UCC Community. Eoin has worked tremendously hard in various leadership roles over the last few years in Student Life and Volunteering Pathways, and today has achieved the first ever Leadership Award in UCC Works for developing leadership skills and being a true ambassador for our students. Rian has been awarded the first ever UCC Works Global Citizen Award. A global citizen is someone who will take an active role in their community, and work with others to make our planet more equal, fair and sustainable. Well done Rian! Congratulations to all students today on achieving your awards, UCC is incredibly proud of all your successes and your remarkable contribution to our campus community and beyond. Well done to all.

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Student Volunteering Working Group statement of commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion in all areas of work
12/06/2020 - The Student Volunteering Working Group would like to publicly reaffirm our commitment in elevating equality and inclusion for all student volunteers.

Community Partner Survey
10/06/2020 - 4 Minutes - Short Survey

Student Volunteering During COVID-19
05/06/2020 - Student Volunteering During COVID-19

Gaisce At Home
01/04/2020 - Extraordinary Times Call For Extraordinary Measures

Student Volunteering Report 2019
30/03/2020 - Student Volunteering Report 2019

UCC Volunteering Fair 2018
11/09/2018 - UCC Volunteering Fair 2018 will showcase 45 volunteering bodies and organisations, and we will also launch the 2018-2019 UCC Works Programme on the day.

Looking back on Student Volunteering during the EU Year of Volunteering 2011
28/05/2018 - Did you know that students across Ireland in 2011 helped to celebrate the EU Year of Volunteering?

UCC Works Digital Badges: A 21st Century micro-credential that evidence students’ life-wide journeys
10/05/2018 - UCC Careers and Digital Badges highly commended at national award 26th April, Mansion House

UCC Works Awards Ceremony March 21st
22/03/2018 - Wow! Congratulations to all students on achieving your UCC Works Awards on Wednesday 21st March.

UCD VO Annual conference- Sign up now!
10/11/2017 - UCDVO is delighted to invite you to their 4th Annual Conference in UCD Belfield on Friday 1st December, kindly supported by Concern Worldwide and Comhlámh.

UCC Works Registrations OPEN
04/10/2017 - UCC Works Awards Registrations are open until October 31st 2017.

Volunteering Fair 2017 Highlights
25/09/2017 - The UCC Volunteering Fair 2017 happened on the 19th Sept - here is the roundup

Student Experience Day on Campus
12/09/2017 - Student Experience Day and Clubs and Socs Day in UCC

UCC Volunteering Fair September 19th 2017
23/08/2017 - UCC once again hosts the Annual Volunteering Fair for students, staff and graduates.

The ‘UCC Works Programme’ wins an award at the Mansion House!
02/05/2017 - UCC Career Services has just won three awards at the 2017 Awards, held Thursday 27th April in the Mansion House, Dublin, which commend initiatives in employability.

We want your volunteer stories!
18/04/2017 - Share and inspire student volunteers!

New Technology to Scale-up Student Volunteering – National Launch of StudentVolunteer.ie
07/12/2016 - Every year in Ireland thousands of students from our universities and institutes of technology carry out over 100,000 hours of volunteering. Ten third level colleges have now joined forces to develop

UCDVO Conference is happening Nov 26th!
16/11/2016 - Find out about the annual UCDVO Conference taking place Saturday November 26th in UCD and how you can register to head along!

Apply now to the Washington Ireland Program Class of 2017!
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USI Training In StudentVolunteer.ie
20/07/2016 - StudentVolunteer.ie convenor meets with USI to train them in on how students can find their perfect volunteering opportunity.

Volunteer Ireland and Studentvolunteer.ie Offer Workshop on Quality Volunteer Roles
15/07/2016 - Volunteer Ireland visit the recent studentvolunteer.ie meeting at ILAS, NUI Galway to co-deliver a workshop on “Quality Volunteer Roles”.

StudentVolunteer.ie First Organistion to be awarded Comhlamh Supporter Category
11/07/2016 - In a pioneering ceremony hosted alongside NUI Galway's Volunteering Symposium, StudentVolunteer.ie signs up to become the first awardee of Comhlamh's Supporter Category

Symposium on Student Volunteering
08/07/2016 - Volunteer coordinators from across Ireland attended NUI Galway Institute for the first ever Research Symposium on Student Volunteering.

Global Citizenship in Higher Education Conference
09/02/2016 - Register to attend: Suas, Campus Engage, Kimmage DSC and Comhlámh bring together students, societies, academics, civic engagement staff, student unions and NGOs to conference on Global Citizenship

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