Spring 2016 Signature Service Event

Thanks to all of our volunteers who helped us prepare Blackshear Elementary for a visit from the Department of Education. Your efforts made this National Blue Ribbon School look camera ready! Advertisements

A Look Back into 2015 Signature Service Event

What a great turnout! We would like to thank all of our volunteers: ULN, TIP Scholars, Texas APO, Parents, students and other community members for helping out at this successful event. With over 50 volunteers, Service Scholars leaders helped plan and implement the signature service event at Blackshear Elementary. Volunteers helped with creating murals that included … Continue reading

Fall 2015 Induction

  Thursday evening November 5th, the UT Service Scholars held their annual Induction Ceremony at the beautiful AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center. We celebrate their service efforts towards engaging in their various communities. Program Director, Amory Baril of the Longhorn Center for Community Engagement congratulated the inductees on their commitment and passion for public service and … Continue reading

Apply Today!

The University of Texas Service Scholars, a program under the UT Division of Diversity and Community Engagement, provides students with the opportunity to develop and use their leadership skills to serve the community. Please view our About tab for more detailed information. – We are very excited to announce that the UTSS application is now open for … Continue reading

Beautify Blackshear

On Saturday, November 1st, University of Texas at Austin and Huston Tillotson students collaborated to help beautify and update Blackshear Elementary School in East Austin. Over 55 volunteers showed up and worked on filling the drainage area with rain garden gravel, mulching the oak trees, painting all of the sidewalk areas in the back, decorating the … Continue reading

Want to make a difference?

Saturday, November 1st the UT Service Scholars will join with Huston – Tillotson students to participate in an incredible service project focusing on the Rosewood neighborhood. Check out https://utexas.givepulse.com/event/9109-Beautify-Blackshear

Interested in service?

Are you currently living in Austin as an undergraduate student? Do you go to the University of Texas at Austin? Do you go to Huston-Tillotson? Want to make a difference, earn credits, have fun? Apply for the UT Service Scholars Program by clicking the image below!

Signature Service Project!

A huge thank you goes out to all that were in attendance of our annual Signature Service Project on April 20th! This year we engaged with the community at Zavala Elementary School in a beautification project of the school’s courtyard. * Friends, food, beautiful weather and positive attitudes made for a wonderful working atmosphere last … Continue reading