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Welcome to Learning in Action – the front door to public service at the University of Virginia, dedicated to connecting students, faculty and community partners to social entrepreneurship, community engagement and co–curricular service opportunities.

Service Events and Opportunities


CIO Career Social

RSVP Deadline: May 3, 5 p.m.
Event: May 4, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., PAC in Newcomb Hall

Newly-Elected CIO Leaders, are you interested in connecting with employers who are looking for strong leaders? Want to bring alumni on Grounds who are in careers relevant to your CIO? Please join us for a study break and FREE Bodo’s at our CIO Career Social. Tour our new drop-in Career Center in Newcomb 170 and learn how to partner with alumni and employers through our growing Career Communities: Business; Creative Arts, Media & Design; Education; Engineering, Science & Technology; Healthcare; and Public Service & Government. We hope you’ve had a wonderful semester and look forward to meeting you ...

Public Service Career Community Celebration

May 6, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Newcomb Hall 170

Mark your calendars! Join us for the last Public Service Community office hours session of the year. Let's celebrate your commitment to public service with cupcakes! Stop by Newcomb 170 to eat Sweethaus cupcakes and take a break from finals! I look forward to seeing you there ...

Study at the Morven Summer Institute

Block A: May 16-27
Block B: May 31-June 11

The Morven Summer Institute is an innovative summer program hosted on UVA's 3,000-acre Morven Farm. At the institute, undergraduate and graduate students with interests in sustainability, design, food systems, and ecology will have the opportunity to escape traditional confines of the classroom. Students participating in the 2016 Summer Institute select one three-credit course from either (or both) of the 10-day summer blocks ...



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