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  1. Ohio Campus Compact Awards Michael Gong, Ned Barnes with Charles J. Ping Student Service Award

    “Ohio Campus Compact, a non-profit membership organization of 43 Ohio colleges and universities today announced John Carroll University students Edward (Ned) Barnes and Michael Gong (nominated jointly)… have been awarded 2014 Charles J. Ping Student Service Legacy Award mini-grants. The annual award recognizes and honors undergraduate students for their outstanding leadership and contributions to community [...]

  2. Ohio Campus Compact Awards Dr. Peggy Finucane with 2014 David Hoch Memorial Award

    “Ohio Campus Compact, a non-profit membership organization of 43 Ohio colleges and universities today announced John Carroll University professor Dr. Margaret (Peggy) Finucane has been awarded the 2014 David Hoch Memorial Award for Excellence in Service.  The Award honors the outstanding work in service-learning and/or civic engagement by a faculty or staff member at an [...]

  3. JCU Ranked Among Top 25 Colleges & Universities for Service-Learning

    US News & World Report has honored John Carroll University for the fourth consecutive year by naming it among the top 25 colleges and universities in the nation when it comes to service-learning. See the full list and read more here. From US News & World Report: “In service-learning programs, volunteering in the community is [...]

  4. Sophomore Abbey Vogel Featured on Oxfam America Homepage

    Abbey Vogel ’16 is featured this month on the homepage of Oxfam America‘s website under “Featured Stories and Updates.” Her blog entry, “There is no ‘us’ and ‘them,’” highlights her involvement with the CHANGE Initiative and how it has altered her perspective of poverty and hunger. Vogel is an Oxfam America 2013 CHANGE Leader, part [...]

  5. The Carroll Ballers Featured in Fox 8 News Segment

    Click here to read about how The Carroll Ballers, a student service project created by Michael Gong, ’15, and Ned Barnes, ’15, is an innovative step forward in mentoring. Featured by Fox 8 News on Thursday, November 21, 2013.

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