Civic Engagement Calendar of Events

DATE

SPRING 2018 - EVENT / ACTIVITY LOCATION

 

Monday, Jan.15
9:00am-12:00pm

 

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service - In recognition of the MLK Day of Service, NJIT volunteers are invited to join Team NJIT through Jersey Cares to celebrate the legacy of Dr. King through service.
Contact: Nadyrah Amin at amin@njit.edu or Debby Sims at sims@njit.edu

Friday, Jan. 26
Friday, Mar. 2
11:30am–1:00 pm
Wed. Feb 14
2:30pm-4:30pm

 

2017 Civic Engagement Kick-off Information Table
Stop by our table for information about:
* NJIT Alternative Spring Break 2018
* Spring 2018 FWS Community Service Jobs
* George Garrison & Sandy Kirk Community Service Scholarship
Contact: Nadyrah Amin— amin@njit.edu or Debby Sims at sims@njit.edu

Friday, Feb. 9
11:30am – 1:00pm

 

 

NJIT Alternative Spring Break 2018 Info Session - Fenster Hall 225 Discover how to participate this spring and join the tradition with over 1,500 dedicated volunteers who have served since 2013. Volunteers are needed for various service projects within the community.
Contact: Debby Sims—sims@njit.edu

 

Thursday, Feb. 1 -
Wed. Feb. 28
9:00am-11:00am

 

NJIT 2018 Celebrity Reads Starts - Be a “celebrity” in the life of a child. NJIT Readers visit a school, read aloud with students and answer questions about their college career. Sponsored in partnership with the United Way of Essex & West Hudson.
Contact: Nadyrah Amin – amin@njit.edu

Wednesday, Feb. 21
8:00am – 6:00pm

 

CDS Spring 2018 Career, Co-op, Internship and Summer Job Fair
Volunteers are needed to help make this a successful event!
Contact: Christine Cervelli—cervelli@njit.edu

 

Saturday, Mar. 10 – Thurs. Mar.15

 

NJIT Alternative Spring Break 2018 - Students, faculty, and staff are invited to
participate in NJIT’s alternative spring break projects to help NJ communities.
To register, please click here.
Contact: Debby Sims—sims@njit.edu

Saturday, April 7
4:00pm –5:30pm

 

Climb for Air - One Gateway Center, Newark, NJ
Step Up To The Challenge and join NJIT students and alumni as we climb 28 floors/504 steps to raise funds for lung disease research.
Contact: Debby Sims - sims@njit.edu

 

Sunday, Apr. 15 - Sat. Apr. 21 NJIT Community Service & National Volunteer Week ~ “Inspire By Example”
Celebrate volunteerism by participating in our week-long observance to promote and engage students, faculty, and staff in local and regional community service projects.
Contact: Nadyrah Amin— amin@njit.edu or Debby Sims at sims@njit.edu
Saturday, May 4
9:00am–2:00pm
Jersey Cares Day is a day of true partnership and community building. Community service projects will include painting murals on classroom walls, planting gardens, beautifying community parks, organizing classroom libraries and so much more!
Contact: Nadyrah Amin amin@njit.edu or Debby Sims sims@njit.edu for details.