Past Event

The Meaning of Service: 'Close Encounters of the Human Kind' & 'He Sits Down'

Asian Human Services Americorps participants will discuss ‘Close Encounters of the Human Kind’ by Abraham Verghese and ‘He Sits Down’ by Alden Nowlan.

The Meaning of Service (MoS) is a reading and discussion program for Americorps volunteers featuring discussions that use short philosophical and literary texts on the nature of justice, service, and related themes. Meaning of Service presents participants with the opportunity to examine, refine, and regenerate the beliefs underlying their work.

The event is limited to AmeriCorps participants at Asian Human Services. For more informaiton, please contact Ryan M. Lewis at 312.422.5580.