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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



The Spring 2016 Learning in Action Course Listing is up! Browse our listing of courses that have a service-learning component or explore and discuss local, regional, or global issues to better engage with your community ...

ADAPT's Substance Abuse Prevention Week

Nov. 16-21, various times and locations

The first 500 fourth-years who sign the pledge to "Remember the Game" get a long-sleeve T-shirt. Funded by the Parents Committee, IFC, UJC, and UVA Dining. See the website for more information about tabling times and locations ...

Fall Phofest: Benefiting Kids Without Borders

Nov. 20, 5 to 8 p.m., St. Paul’s Memorial Church (1700 University Ave.)

Join VSA@UVA for their biggest philanthropy event of the year benefiting the CPP, Kids Without Borders. We'll be selling pho and other authentic Vietnamese dishes. All proceeds will go toward Teach Me How to Fish, a program that teaches orphans in Vietnam skills to sustain themselves after they are forced out of their orphanages ...



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