TOP SERVICE LEARNING SCHOOL
See the world
The Guatemalan medical trip is a trip through the Office for Interfaith. Twelve students go down every year. It was my first time in another country, specifically in a developing country, and was a very unique growth experience for me."
Men and Women for Others
religions represented on campus
hours of student-logged community service per year
opportunities to serve through local and national organizations
12 Xavier Grads Who are Changing the World through Service
They studied a variety of different majors, but all have one thing in common—their love for community and the desire to help others.
Seeing is Believing: OneSight and Sam Bodner Bring Eye Care Into Focus
In November, Xavier hosted an event with OneSight—an independent, nonprofit that partners with donors and volunteers to bring eye exams, glasses and permanent vision centers to those who cannot afford them. The week-long event in the Armory helped bring eye care to more than 600 children from the local area.
Medical Service Trip: Changing Lives in Guatemala
On her last day in Guatemala, pre-med student Zenab Saeed was assigned to work in the part of the clinic where they dispensed glasses. She never expected how emotionally impactful it would be for her when, after several tries, she was able to help an old man, partially blind since birth, find just the right pair.