“Being a CIVIC Scholar has helped me find my passion and purpose, and that is a career as a university administrator. My experience in CIVIC Scholars equipped me to successfully navigate graduate school interviews and professional development conferences.”

Christopher Spellman | CIVIC Scholars Class 2020

Christopher Spellman graduated from Old Dominion University in May of 2020 with a B.S. in Leadership and a minor in Human Services. Chris has been a part of our CIVIC Scholars Program since 2017, and it has been important part of his college experience. We are grateful to Chris for sharing with us the impact that the CIVIC Scholars Program had on his academic and professional life. Chris is attending Clemson University to pursue his Masters of Education in Student Affairs as well as working as a Graduate Assistant for Learning and Development. Watch the video below to hear more about Chris’ story.