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Civic Leadership Dimension

The goal of Civic Leadership is for a student to embrace and value one’s role as an informed and engaged citizen.  Civic Leadership activities give students an opportunity to make a difference in society by contributing their talents, while learning how to relate to others.  

After successfully completing this dimension, students will develop a combination of knowledge, skills, values and motivation to make a difference, and enhance personal interests and abilities by serving others.

Completing the Civic Leadership Dimension

Related Institutional Goals/Principles

Imperative 1: Students 1.3 Prepare students for successful leadership roles.
  1.4 Engage students in activities that enrich their lives.
  1.5 Provide programs and services that support established student outcomes.
Imperative 3: Teaching and Learning 3.2 Promote excellence in learning by creating a student-focused learning environment, while incorporating service learning opportunities, where appropriate.
Imperative 5: Service 5.1 Expand collaborative service, volunteerism, and outreach activities.
Undergraduate Learning Principle 4: Understanding Society and Culture
Undergraduate Learning Principle 5: Appreciating Values and Ethics
Entering Stage

In order to complete the Civic Leadership Dimension, a student must complete three (3) items listed under the Entering Stage. The items listed below are currently considered as part of the Entering Stage of the Civic Leadership Dimension. In order to mark these items as complete, please visit tamiu.collegiatelink.net.

  • Career/Job Fair Attendance (Fall and Spring)
  • Community Fundraiser Participant (March of Dimes, Race for the Cure, Relay for Life, etc.)
  • Complete 100 Hours of Community Service
  • Attend One (1) SOLE Leadership Series Program
  • Make a Difference Day Participation (Fall)
  • Make a Difference Week Participation (Fall)
  • Receive Bronze Level Presidential Volunteer Service Award with Student Conduct and Community Engagement
  • Service 101 Club Development Workshop Attendance (Fall and Spring)
  • The Big Event Participation (Spring)
  • Item from Engagement Stage can be substituted for one item listed in this stage
Engagement Stage

In order to complete the Civic Leadership Dimension, a student must complete two (2) items listed under the Engagement Stage. The items listed below are currently considered as part of the Engagement Stage of the Civic Leadership Dimension. In order to mark these items as complete, please visit tamiu.collegiatelink.net.

Leadership Stage

In order to complete the Civic Leadership Dimension, a student must complete one (1) item listed under the Leadership Stage. The items listed below are currently considered as part of the Leadership Stage of the Civic Leadership Dimension. In order to mark these items as complete, please visit tamiu.collegiatelink.net.

 


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