The sixth annual Hamilton Serves took place on Wednesday, Aug. 28, with all 492 members of the Class of 2017 and new transfer students going out to volunteer at 57 community organizations. Hamilton Serves began as an Orientation activity in 2008 with the class of 2012.
Amy James, Community Outreach and Opportunity Program (COOP) director, explained, “We like to get the idea of service embedded early so that new students will realize how easy it is to get off the hill and reach across what might seem like a ‘great divide’ between the College – way up here on the hill – and the surrounding area.
“Service work provides an excellent backdrop for learning about almost anything,” James continued. “Issues ofAnnual Hamilton, Annual Hamilton Serves, Community, Hamilton Serves