Western Kentucky University

ALIVE Center for Community Partnerships

The $100 Solution Faculty and Staff Training takes place September 5th at the ALIVE Center. Register online. Project Affect campus and community engagement fair will take place on September 17th. The $100 Solutions discussing reciprocity$100 Solution student group creates a reading programcommunity members talk about aging issues at the Campus & Community Network meetingBonner Leadership Scholar program  photo of students

Countless groups of students partner with community groups to address needs through The $100 Solution projects each semester.

Campus and community also meet annually to talk about pressing issues in the area and how they can work together in groups through the Campus & Community Network.


The $100 Solution Faculty/Staff Training


The WKU ALIVE Center for Community Partnerships cordially invites faculty and staff to The $100 Solution™ fall training. This training is for faculty and staff interested in utilizing The $100 Solution™ service-learning model in their courses or with student organizations. Nearly 200 students participate in courses at WKU each year that utilize The $100 Solution™ as a service-learning tool. Students apply their course concepts in real-world settings by partnering with the community to solve a problem or address need.

The $100 Solution™ Faculty and Staff training will take place on Friday, September 5, 2014 at the ALIVE Center from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. This training will allow interested individuals to become certified faculty and staff in The $100 Solution™ program. The $100 Solution™ is a popular and effective service-learning tool at WKU, and it is a leading model utilized around the world. Register by September 1st online. 

If you have any questions about the training, please contact Lauren Cunningham at lauren.cunningham@wku.edu.


Learn more and R.S.V.P. online!


Project Affect

September 17, 2014
WKU Centennial Mall

The WKU ALIVE Center for Community Partnerships and the WKU Student Activities' Leadership & Volunteerism sponsor an awareness event called Project Affect. Project Affect is a campus and community engagement fair that offers information on how to get involved through service, as well as engages visitors in hands-on activities reflective of different causes. Approximately 500 students participated last year. We look forward to an even greater turnout this year.

Learn more and register your group!

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