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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


Help Kickstart the Morven Kitchen Garden

Through Feb. 12

The Morven Kitchen Garden at UVA is a student-run farm that cultivates student leadership and research in sustainable agriculture. We're looking to expand our production of fruits and vegetables. Donate to our Kickstarter and in return, we’ll gift items from stickers to trees in your name ...

Coffeehouse Benefiting Relay for Life

Feb. 5, 7 to 10 p.m., Runk Green Room

Coffeehouse is a musical event sponsored by the Chinese Student Association, Vietnamese Student Association, and the Organization of Young Filipino Americans. It will combine food, friends, coffee, and Polaroid photo booths—all in the name of raising funds for Relay for Life ...

Sustained Dialogue Sign-Ups

Deadline: Feb. 5, 11:59 p.m.

Are you interested in sharing your opinion on the controversies and challenges facing UVA, the nation, and the world? Are you open to volunteering your own perspective and having your thinking challenged by those whose perspectives are different? Sustained Dialogue brings together groups of diverse students for honest, open dialogues about issues that matter. Connect with your University, build new friendships, and be part of a conversation that goes deeper than talking about the quality of the dining halls ...



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