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Changemaker Week

Fall 2022 Changemaker Week Events

  • Monday, October 17th- Changemaker on the Streets
    • Event Description: OLCE staff are hitting the streets! We will be asking students questions involving their perceptions on change, leadership, and what it means to be a changemaker.
    • Where? EUC Commons, College Avenue, Moran Commons
    • Time? 11am-1pm
  • Monday, October 17th- Leadership and Activism Workshop
    • Event Description: This workshop will engage students in dialogue about historical activism, activism through creative expression, and how leadership values influence activism.
    • Where? EUC Dogwood
    • Time? 1pm-2pm
  • Tuesday, October 18th- What’s On Your Plate? Understanding Political Platforms
    • Event Description: This presentation is designed to inform students about what could be on their “plate”- their personal platform that they use to support political candidates. A light lunch will be provided!
    • Where? EUC Dogwood
    • Time? 12pm-1:15 pm
  • Wednesday, October 19th- Empty Bowls Sale
    • Event Description: Empty Bowls takes a stand against local food insecurity and hunger. You are invited to purchase bowls painted by UNCG students, faculty, & staff starting at $5 to raise money for Spartan Open Pantry, a food pantry for UNCG students, faculty, and staff.
    • Where? EUC Auditorium Lobby
    • Time? 10am-1pm
  • Thursday, October 20th- Changemaker Bingo
    • Event Description: Do you know what it means to be a changemaker? Join OLCE staff for Changemaker bingo! Earn prizes while learning more about what the OLCE staff has to offer and examples of prominent changemakers!
    • Where? Tillman-Smart Room, Shaw Residence Hall
    • Time? 12pm-2 pm
  • Thursday, October 20th- Roll to the Polls
    • Event Description: Midterm elections are around the corner- early voting begins in the month of October! Join OLCE as we shuttle students from the EUC lawn to downtown Greensboro’s early voting location. Haven’t registered to vote yet? You can register and vote in one stop during the early voting period! Snacks will be provided!
    • Where? EUC Southwest Lawn
    • Time? 9am-12pm
  • Friday, October 21st- Strengths Summit
    • Event Description: The Strengths Summit will give students the opportunity to develop strengths by building on their greatest talents — the way in which they most naturally think, feel, and behave as unique individuals. StrengthsFinder allows teams to work smarter together, leveraging team talents and strengths by acknowledging individual opportunities for growth.
    • Where? EUC Claxton
    • Time? 2pm-4pm
  • Saturday, October 22nd- Catalyst
    • Event Description: Join us for a Catalyst Day full of various service projects throughout the community! Each project has a different theme for you to engage with. View the schedule below and register at go.uncg.edu/catalyst
    • Where? Various Community Sites- see sign up for details
    • Time? Various Times- See sign up for details