Archive for community engagement

Big Service Peppers the Community

by Sanam Bhakta —   The University of Central Oklahoma’s Big Event is one of the biggest events at UCO. This “day of service” has a 19-year tradition at UCO, having spread nationwide after starting at Texas A&M in 1982. Throughout the years, Big Event has sent out thousands of volunteers to the Edmond area, positively […]

Changes in Service – for the Better!

[by Nicole Doherty, Director, Community Engagement] Over the past few months, you might have heard the saying, ”The only constant is change” and while this is more than true for our current world, it also applies to the Office of Community Engagement! Now, you might be thinking to yourself—I’ve never heard of that office. No […]