Quotation Mark

“It is through the idealism of youth that man catches sight of truth, and in that idealism he possesses a wealth which he must never exchange for anything else.” —Albert Schweitzer

Events

  • Sun
    25
    Oct
    2020
    3:00 pmbit.ly/ASFArecruits

    Are you a graduate student looking for a way to address health disparities and social needs? Join us for this virtual session to learn how graduate students in Alabama can serve and learn to be community leaders through the Albert Schweitzer Fellowship. Applications are being accepted for the 2021-22 cohort, which runs from March 2021-April 2022.

    A series of sessions are being offered, and applicants are encouraged to attend one or more. Each will include:

    • An overview of the Albert Schweitzer Fellowship program and application process
    • Fellows and alumni sharing their experiences
    • Tips for how to maximize your application
    • Time to answer your questions

    On October 25th, our guest hosts will be Ana Ospina and Abigayle Kraus, both 2020-21 Fellows. They will be discussing how to "Connect To Your Career Goals" to craft a strong application and community partnership.

    Tune in to bit.ly/ASFArecruits to join us!

  • Mon
    26
    Oct
    2020
    1:30 pmZoom

    2020 Fellows will learn about Program Evaluation and Quality Improvement, including the importance of monitoring, evaluating, and improving as three steps of a project cycle.

  • Wed
    28
    Oct
    2020
    12:00 pmbit.ly/ASFArecruits

    Are you a graduate student looking for a way to address health disparities and social needs? Join us for this virtual session to learn how graduate students in Alabama can serve and learn to be community leaders through the Albert Schweitzer Fellowship. Applications are being accepted for the 2021-22 cohort, which runs from March 2021-April 2022.

    A series of sessions are being offered, and applicants are encouraged to attend one or more. Each will include:

    • An overview of the Albert Schweitzer Fellowship program and application process
    • Fellows and alumni sharing their experiences
    • Tips for how to maximize your application
    • Time to answer your questions

    On October 28th, our guest hosts will be Mayowa Otuada and Sheila Mallenahalli, both 2020-21 Fellows. They will be discussing how to "Respond to Timely Needs" to craft a strong application and community partnership.

    Tune in to bit.ly/ASFArecruits to join us!

  • Thu
    05
    Nov
    2020
    12:30 pmbit.ly/ASFArecruits

    Are you a graduate student looking for a way to address health disparities and social needs? Join us for this virtual session to learn how graduate students in Alabama can serve and learn to be community leaders through the Albert Schweitzer Fellowship. Applications are being accepted for the 2021-22 cohort, which runs from March 2021-April 2022.

    A series of sessions are being offered, and applicants are encouraged to attend one or more. Each will include:

    • An overview of the Albert Schweitzer Fellowship program and application process
    • Fellows and alumni sharing their experiences
    • Tips for how to maximize your application
    • Time to answer your questions

    On November 5th, our guest hosts will be Catherine Jones (2017-18 Fellow) and Tanya Nix (2020-21 Fellow). They will be answering your questions and helping you craft a strong application and community partnership.

    Tune in to bit.ly/ASFArecruits to join us!

  • Tue
    17
    Nov
    2020
    7:30 AM - 10:30 AMbit.ly/ASFArecruits

    In follow-up to the Advice from Fellows sessions, ASF of Alabama Director, Kristin Boggs, will be available for applicants to "pop in" during open Office Hours on November 17 and 18. Feel free to ask questions, get feedback on your application, etc. If you're unable to attend either day and time, simply email Kristin (Kristin.Boggs@schweitzerfellowship.org) to schedule another time for assistance.

    Join at bit.ly/ASFArecruits

  • Wed
    18
    Nov
    2020
    11:00 AM - 2:00 PMbit.ly/ASFArecruits

    In follow-up to the Advice from Fellows sessions, ASF of Alabama Director, Kristin Boggs, will be available for applicants to "pop in" during open Office Hours on November 17 and 18. Feel free to ask questions, get feedback on your application, etc. If you're unable to attend either day and time, simply email Kristin (Kristin.Boggs@schweitzerfellowship.org) to schedule another time for assistance.

    Join at bit.ly/ASFArecruits

     

  • Thu
    19
    Nov
    2020
    1:30 pmZoom

    This month, 2020 Fellows will gather with a speaker on a topic of their choice.

  • Wed
    02
    Dec
    2020
    5:00 - 7:00 PMZoom

    2020 Fellows will gather for a potluck dinner to celebrate the holidays together, while also joining with Fellows and Fellows for Life from around the country through the live FFL Webinar series.

  • Thu
    07
    Jan
    2021
    12:00 - 2:00 PMbit.ly/ASFArecruits

    In follow-up to the Advice from Fellows sessions, ASF of Alabama Director, Kristin Boggs, will be available for applicants to "pop in" during open Office Hours on January 7 (12-2pm), 11th (9-11am) and 9th (4:30-5:30pm). Feel free to ask questions, get feedback on your application, etc. If you're unable to attend any day and time, simply email Kristin (Kristin.Boggs@schweitzerfellowship.org) to schedule another time for assistance.

    Join at bit.ly/ASFArecruits

  • Tue
    12
    Jan
    2021
    3:00 pmbit.ly/ASFArecruits

    Are you a graduate student looking for a way to address health disparities and social needs? Join us for this virtual session to learn how graduate students in Alabama can serve and learn to be community leaders through the Albert Schweitzer Fellowship. Applications are being accepted for the 2021-22 cohort, which runs from March 2021-April 2022.

    A series of sessions are being offered, and applicants are encouraged to attend one or more. The final session will be on January 12th and will include:

    • An overview of the Albert Schweitzer Fellowship program and application process
    • Fellows and alumni sharing their experiences
    • Tips for how to maximize your application
    • Time to answer your questions

    On November 5th, our guest host will be Jean Paul Osula (2020-21 Fellow). He will be answering your questions and helping you craft a strong application and community partnership.

    Tune in to bit.ly/ASFArecruits to join us!

  • Mon
    18
    Jan
    2021
    TBDTBD

    Each year, Fellows and Fellows for Life (FFL) around the national Schweitzer Fellowship network gather to honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Dr. Albert Schweitzer's birthdays in the month of January. Fellows will select a group service project as a way to work collectively on a Fellow's project aims or another community initiative.

  • Sun
    28
    Feb
    2021
    4:00PM-7:00PMTBA

    We are pleased to join with the New Orleans chapter of ASF to learn about barriers to re-entry for those involved in the justice system and about innovative solutions being tried in New Orleans and Alabama.

  • Tue
    20
    Apr
    2021
    TBA

    Join us in celebration of the 2020-21 Fellows to hear about their service experiences - the outcomes of their projects and the impacts it had on them personally. We will also award the 2021 Alabama ASF Humanitarian of the Year award and will introduce the 2021-22 Fellows.