What starts here changes the world, so start today! Through the programs of the Longhorn Center for Community Engagement and the Community Engagement Center, you can connect to service opportunities on and off the 40 acres and make a difference in your community. Here are just a few ways you can serve: Join a… read more
Q&A: Meet an Austin City Hall Fellow
Each fall, a new group of undergraduates begin their year of service in the Austin City Hall Fellows Program. A partnership between the Longhorn Center for Community Engagement (LCCE) and the Office of the Mayor of the City of Austin, the program empowers students to become effective agents of change.… read more
Alternative Breaks Program: Why it’s worth checking out!
Alternative Breaks 2015 participant, Isaac Gonzalez, recaps his experience in Louisiana last March, and why the program is so important to so many people. The sky was black. The wind was strong. Homes were destroyed. Lives were lost. 10 years later and that city is still not back to how it once… read more