‘Canes for a Change Week

'Canes for a Change Week | September 11-15

One of the most exciting times of the year for the Butler Center for Service and Leadership is 'Canes for a Change Week! Through this week-long event, you will be introduced to all of the various opportunities that you will have to engage in service and leadership experiences during your time at the U. From meeting campus partbers to networking with current student organization leaders to finding ways to connect service to in-class room experiences, there is something for everyone during 'Canes for a Change Week.

9/11 National Day of Service and Remembrance Memorial | 2-2:30 p.m. | The Rock Plaza

Since 2002, the University of Miami has hosted a memorial service that allows the campus community to reflect together on the events that took place on September 11, 2001. Join us as we center our reflections 21 years later after this significant event. 

Butler Center Student Organization Leader Training | Event for Butler Center Student Organization Leaders

This is an opportunity for Butler Center student organization leaders to learn about how to best serve the University of Miami campus and local South Florida communities. 

Tuesday, September 12
Service and Leadership Involvement Fair and BBQ | 11 a.m.-1 p.m. | The Rock Plaza and Breezeway

A ‘Canes for a Change Week staple, the Butler Center BBQ and Involvement Fair provides students the opportunity to learn about involvement and service opportunities from Butler Center student organizations and Community Partners. Delicious Shorty’s BBQ will be served to all participants.

Perfect Blend:  Civic Scholars Coffee Chat | 10 a.m.-Noon | Breezeway

If you are someone that is looking to connect your in-classroom experiences to your passion for contributing to your local community, then you need to check out The Perfect Blend Civic Scholars Coffee Chat. This program will give you a chance to interact with the program coordinator and learn more about this great initiative, while enjoying a great cup of coffee. 

Friday, September 15
Constitution Day | 11 a.m.-1 p.m. | Lakeside Canopy

Join the Butler Center and Get Out the Vote as we celebrate Constitution Day. This event is an annual recognition of the adoption of the Constitution within the United States. 

For more informaton regarding any of the events during 'Canes for a Change Week, please contact the Butler Center for Service and Leadership at leadandserve@miami.edu or at 305-284-4483.