‘Canes for a Change Week

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'Canes for a Change Week | September 10th - September 14th | UM Coral Gables Campus

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 community partners 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.

Monday, September 10th -  Butler Center Open House - Meet the Staff 

Learn about all of the opportunities that the Butler Center can offer to you during your time at the U! Meet the staff and enjoy some sweet treats! Specialty giveaways will be given out as well.

Tuesday, September 11th – National Day of Service and Remembrance 9/11 Memorial | 2PM-2:30PM | The Rock Plaza

Since 2002, the University of Miami has hosted a memorial service that allows the university community to reflect together on the events that took place on September 11, 2001. 

Tuesday, September 11th – September Morning Screening | 6PM-8PM | Shalala Student Center Ballroom East 

“In the first dark hours of September 12th, 2001, five college freshmen stay up all night in a dorm room confronting the promises of youth so they can cross the bridge into adulthood together.”

                 – septembermorningfilm.com

Join us for a screening of this poignant and impactful film! 

Wednesday, September 12th – Butler Center BBQ and Involvement Fair | 11AM-2PM | The Rock Plaza and Breezeway

A ‘Canes for a Change Week staple, the Butler Center BBQ and Involvement Fair provides you the opportunity to learn about involvement and service opportunities from Butler Center student organizations and Community Partners. Don't miss out on delicious Shorty's BBQ and free giveaways!

Thursday, September 13th Chill Out with the Butler Center

Enrich your experience at the U by meeting with Butler Center staff members, learning how to become more deeply involved on campus and in your community. Free ice cream provided, while supplies last! 

Friday, September 15th – The Perfect Blend -Civic Scholars Coffee Hour

Come get your morning pick-me-up as you learn about how the Civic Scholars Program is a great opportunity to combine a passion for service with the value of academic scholarship. 

For more information on any of the 'Canes for a Change Week programs, contact the Butler Center at 305-284-4483 or at leadandserve@miami.edu