A hand-picked group of 15 freshmen from the 135 Honors students were chosen to be a part of an urban and justice studies team. All are pursuing an interdisciplinary degree.
ACU at CitySquare equips students to live incarnationally as the hands and feet of Jesus in the world’s most vulnerable places.
ACU has launched a partnership with Dallas nonprofit CitySquare that will provide ACU students with a hands-on learning experience and the opportunity to use their talents to fight poverty.
“The knowledge I’ve obtained and the skills I’ve learned go beyond a classroom. I now feel more prepared for the professional world of social work than I ever did before.”
Graduate students Liz Savoy and Christin King are ACU’s first two students to complete their master of science in social work degrees onsite at CitySquare, a nonprofit organization that aims to fight the causes of poverty in Dallas by offering food, medicine, housing and counseling to those in need.