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Alternative Spring Break

Alternative Spring BreakĀ (ASB)

Alternative Spring Break is an annual initiative for students to engage in a week-long service program! If you, or any peer, student, or group would be interested in participating please reach out to StudentCommunityService@shepherd.edu.

Learning Outcomes

After participating in the Alternative Spring Break Program, students who are successful will be able to:

  1. Advocate for social change through service;
  2. Apply leadership skills to analyze the impacts of poverty, specifically in Appalachia;
  3. Conceptualize the importance of active citizenship through serving communities different than the students own community;
  4. Develop both passive and active leadership skills that can be applied to academic, social, and personal life situations.

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