Center for Public Service and Scholarship
In July 2009, Karen Schultz, a recognized community leader in the Shenandoah Valley and a faculty member at Shenandoah University since 1981, was appointed director of Shenandoah University’s Institute for Government and Public Service (IGPS) Schultz, Director and Professor, earned a bachelor's degree from The College of William and Mary, an associate's degree in respiratory care and a master's in business administration from Shenandoah University, and a Ph.D. from Virginia Polytechnic Institute. She received the university-wide exemplary teaching award in 2009, the Algernon Sydney Sullivan Service Award in 2005 and has been honored twice as the pharmacy school’s teacher of the year. In the classroom, her ideas have won national recognition for innovations in teaching, and her service learning course has contributed just under 16,000 hours of student service in the region and achieved national attention.
We hope that you will join us for next year’s Partnership with Community Day! Contact Mrs. Lander Manuel email@example.com or 540 665-4696 at the Center for Public Service and Scholarship with any questions! Partnership with Community Day, 2014 This year we had 108 service sites with over 1,000 student, staff, professors, and community members involved. It…Read More
The Center for Public Service and Scholarship offers many ways for you to be a part of our community through service, fun, tutoring, building homes and sharing your talents. We can connect you with many agencies for service-learning opportunities. Shenandoah University students and athletic teams are working in our community to improve the lives of others. We have placed students…Read More
MISSION: ~ We further Shenandoah University’s commitment to prepare students to become active, informed citizen-leaders. GOALS: ~ To meet students from 12 surrounding area high schools ~ To experience living and dining on a university campus ~ To gain invaluable hands-on … Continue reading
Executive Committee: Sharen Gromling, Executive Director, Our Health,Michael Cook, AttorneyJohn Norton, Jr., FranklinCovey – ChairJames Wilding, Former President of Metropolitan Washington Airports AuthorityCharlotte Fritts, Winchester Public SchoolsSpencer King, Shenandoah UniversityHenry Clay, Attorney Members: Dr. Calvin Allen, Dean College of Arts & Sciences, Shenandoah UniversityScott Ball, Financial Advisor, BB&T Scott & Stingfellow Van Black, President, Black to…Read More
Karen K. Schultz, Director, Center for Public Service an Scholarship firstname.lastname@example.org Lander B. Manuel, Administrative Assistant email@example.com Smith Library, room 322 Service-Learning The Center for Public Service and Scholarship conducted a workshop with Shenandoah University Faculty to infuse Service-Learning in their classrooms. Service-Learning engages students in the educational process, using what they learn in the classroom to solve real-life problems. Students … Continue reading
Mission: We further Shenandoah University’s commitment to prepare students and the broader community to become active, informed citizens. We promote engagement in community service, scholarly understanding of the role of public service, and civility in all public actions. GOALS Goal … Continue reading