Grand View Named to the 2010 Presidential Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll
The Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) honored Grand View University as a leader among institutions of higher education for their support of volunteering, service-learning, and civic engagement. The university was named to the 2010 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll for engaging its students, faculty and staff in meaningful service that achieves measurable results in the community.
Grand View encourages its students to get involved through various campus and community service projects. Recent projects include Meals from the Heartland, Woodrow Wilson Week, as well as academic service learning projects.
A total of 851 institutions applied for the 2010 Honor Roll, a nine percent increase over last year, a sign of the growing interest by colleges and universities in highlighting their efforts to engage students in making a difference in the community.