University of Wisconsin Oshkosh AmeriCorps will be recognized at a Timber Rattlers game on May 11 during National AmeriCorps Week. Attention will be brought to the program that serves nonprofit organizations in northeast Wisconsin.
Approximately 40 UW Oshkosh students serve as members of the UW Oshkosh AmeriCorps program every year. Numerous UWO graduates also serve as full-time members through the program. The community benefits through the service our members provide to numerous nonprofit organizations throughout Northeast Wisconsin.
National AmeriCorps Week attempts to bring attention to the work local programs are doing throughout the country. This is a the first year we will be working with the Timber Rattlers on such an event. Tickets can be purchased through our office for $8.
Jennipher Janness, center for career development and training, submitted this announcement. Faculty, staff and students are encouraged to contribute calendar items, campus announcements and other good news to UW Oshkosh Today.