Past Highlights

Spring 2016

  • 450 Dignitas students with facilty and mentors carried out Thanksgiving in the Spring by preparing and delivering 2,200 meals to local agencies and individuals in need
  • 78 Staff and students served as reading buddies at Homecroft Elementary school to celebrate I Love to Read month
  • 70 Student Senators, St. Scholastica administrators, and other members of the CSS community met and spoke with Minnesota legislators at a Legislative Forum
  • Read Full Statistics for Spring 2016 Community Day

Fall 2015

Community Day

"Once a semester, students are asked to put down their textbooks and spend a day helping out the community of Duluth. This semester, however, instead of putting the books  down, students are picking them up to celebrate "I Love to Read Month".... CSS Students Get Wild with Reading, by Tayler Boelk

Spring 2015

Community Day 2015 spring

Photo credit to Blair Johnson

During the Spring 2015 Community Day:

  • 420 Dignitas students carried out "Thanksgiving in the Spring" by preparing and delivering thousands of meals to local agencies and individuals in need
  • 33 Students and two administrators met with legislators to advocate for the Minnesota State Grant Program during St. Scholastica Day at the Capitol
  • 18 Faculty, staff, and students attended a Diversity Summit to attend workshops from local and regional practitioners and those working for social justice...Read Full Statistics for Spring 2015 Community Day

"Students took the day off from classes Wednesday to read to children and help with literacy projects, lobby legislators in St. Paul, and prepare and deliver meals to the less fortunate..." Students take time out to serve others

"To get ready for this event, hundreds of phones calls and emails were made by leaders, such as Sun Ny Vang and Magan McCusker, including calling previous year's meal recipients and talking with UPS..." Turkey Dinners for All, by Tasha Engesser


"On February 26th, the College of Saint Scholastica held its fifth annual Thanksgiving in the Spring as part of Community Day. During this event over 2500 meals were made and served ..." Community Day Recap, by Alexandra Crum

Content originally published in The Cable.

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