Events and Volunteer Opportunities

Food for FinalsTuesday, May 12.  3-4 volunteers needed.  Help greet and serve nachos.  Time approx. 9-10:30 pm  in Jensen dining hall. 
Senior Bash - Friday, May 15.  3-4 volunteers needed.  Help greet and serve ice cream.  Time approx. 4:30 – 6:30 pm front of Laird Hall

Blue & Silver line at Commencement - Sunday, May 17. One representative per class year – process in and out of commencement ceremony. Time approx. 1 – 4 pm. Optional:  Baccalaureate at 10 am and lunch prior to line up for Commencement.

To sign up or learn more about these opportunities, email

Bending Sticks - Artist Patrick Dougherty will spearhead a collaborative community project to build a major work of art on the campus of Wilson College in October of 2015. This event will be a month-long installation and will involve numerous volunteers from the region. Look for more information about Mr. Dougherty in the coming months, but for now, check out his website to learn more about him and his work.

From Linda Boeckman: 

As the new Director of Career Development I welcome you to be a part of the office.  I am here to assist our students move into their next step in life, following their career path. There are many ways you can join the team. 


    • Allow a student to serve as intern or job shadow you
    • Give a campus presentation
    • Help with mock interviews
    • Refer employers to the career office
    • Send job openings to the career office
    • Provide information to our students about areas where they might be thinking about moving
    • Sponsor or assist in finding funds for the Internship Gift program
    • Sponsor or assist in finding funds for  career events on campus such as etiquette dinners

      I am also available to provide career guidance for alumnae/i as well.  I look forward to the opportunity to meet and work with many of you.

Linda Boeckman

Director, Career Development

(717)264-4141 x3314

Make a Difference in a Child’s Life

The Migrant Children Tutoring Program hosted by Wilson College is looking for tutors for the spring semester.  Volunteer hours are 3:45—5 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday, in Warfield 09 and 10. For more information and to volunteer, contact Lynn Newman, associate professor of education, at

Check out the Aunt Sarah tab on this page to learn more about the Aunt Sarah program! 

Want to help out at the Fulton Farm? If you are curious about what goes on at the farm, consider volunteering!  Every week, volunteers are welcome to help on the farm anytime between the hours of 8 and 10 a.m. Mondays or 4 to 6 p.m. on Thursdays.  Volunteers help with a variety of work in the field. No experience necessary…come learn!   If you are interested or have questions please contact: Sarah Bay- F ulton Farm Manager,, 717-709-1995. If the scheduled volunteer hours do not fit into your schedule,but you are still interested in volunteering, please contact Sarah to work something out.  


Contact Information

Alumnae/i Relations Office