The Advocates for Communities and Education Scholars (ACES) Program is designed for students of all majors with an interest in learning about the various elements of communities and advocacy for communities through education, awareness, and service. Go Bucks!
The program enables Scholars to examine a variety of community issues through lectures, discussions, excursions, and volunteer experiences. Students in this program have diverse career goals including but not limited to: education, counseling, event planning and programming, financial planning, health promotion, dietetics, administration, social work, medicine, non-profit and business.
Highlights of this program include attending lectures, seminars and discussions with speakers on topics relating to communities and education; planning and participating in events including museum trips, participating in a mentorship program with a local high school, workshops and job shadowing; and gaining hands on experience through a variety of service opportunities.