Peace Corps recently announced that Wittenberg University ranked No. 16 among small schools on the agency’s list of top volunteer-producing colleges and universities in 2020. There are 10 Wittenberg alumni currently volunteering in countries around the world.
To many children going to college seems far off and unfamiliar, so the community service program at Wittenberg University’s Susan Hirt Hagen Center for Civic and Urban Engagement offers a special event that brings children onto its campus.
The Association of American Colleges and Universities (AAC&U) has named Wittenberg University among only 22 institutions across the country that are providing models for how to make civic learning and democratic engagement an expectation for all students who major in a specific discipline.
Kelly Dillon, assistant professor of communication at Wittenberg University, is making headlines with her co-authored research article examining the impact of popular culture on children’s curiosity with guns.