Serving and Volunteering

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Title

Dr. Bethune’s Last Will & Testament

Type

Reading

Overview

Mary McLeod Bethune, the founder of Bethune-Cookman University in Daytona Beach, Florida, was born on a South Carolina farm in 1875.  The child of former slaves, she went on to become…

Title

Needle Biopsy

Type

Reading

Overview

John Updike was born in Reading, Pennsylvania in 1932. He is the author of 22 novels (including the famous Rabbit series), fifteen books of short fiction, seven collections of poetry, and five children's…

Title

Undergrads Discuss Internship Experiences

Highlights

The cool thing is that some kids obviously thought this was too "touchy-feely" or "new age" even at discussion's end, but it recurred again and again in later class conversations…

Title

Hallelujah the Saviors are Here

Type

Audio

Overview

Rachel Smith wrote the poem, "Hallelujah the Saviors are Here," when she was 18 years old and a member of the Kenwood Academy Slam Poetry team. She performed this poem…