Welcome to the Center for Civic Engagement!

At the Center for Civic Engagement, we believe the world should be a more just place for everyone. We believe that everyone's actions matter and that OSU students have the power to shape the world. Through engaging students in education, direct service, and advocacy in the greater Corvallis community, we cultivate leaders and change-makers. We work to create more sustainable, caring, and equitable communities. Join us!

CCE News & Events

Spring Community Dialogue - Land Use Conflict - When City and Country Clash 

April 25, 2019 from 6:00pm - 8:00pm at Memorial Union Building (MU), 49 (Horizon Room) 

Explore multiple perspectives on strategies on land use strategies to meet urban and rural interests and needs. Open to the entire OSU and Corvallis community.

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Beyond Earth Day 

From April 19 to April 26, 2019 (variety of events across OSU and the Corvallis community)

Running from April 19th-26th, this celebration offers events focused on sustainable ecosystems, social progress and justice, and a healthy economy. Whether you’re interested in checking out booths at the Community Fair, enjoying live music at the Organic Growers Club Hoo Haa, or volunteering at Earth Day of Service, this year’s Beyond Earth Day offers all that and more!

These events are in congruence with and surround the national holiday of Earth Day. 

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Earth Day of Service 

April 20, 2019 from 8:00am - 4:30pm 

Earth Day of service is one of two of our annual service days we provide during Spring term with an emphasis on environmentally-focused projects focusing on both conservation and restoration. On this day we invite everyone to join us on one of eight projects available in the name of Mother Earth and work together for the greater good of our community. 

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Repair Fair 

May 15, 2019 from 5:30pm - 7:30pm at Surplus Property - Oregon State University 

Bring your broken items and volunteers will help you learn how to repair your belongings; attend demos to learn more skills! Free and open to all.

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Day of Caring 

May 18, 2019 from 8:00am - 5:00pm 

It's time to give back Beavs! Come join us for a day of service while we recognize United Way of Benton and Lincoln Counties and the OSU Alumni Association's OSU through community service. 

#BeaversGiveBack

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Student Leadership & Involvement Calendar