University of Wisconsion - Eau Claire




ECM Interviewer - "Why We Run"

15 hours

Community partner: Eau Claire Marathon
Supervisor: Matthew M. Evans
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Ending Date:

Service-Learning Proposal Description


Briefly describe the project and the community need to be addressed.

Answer The Eau Claire Marathon is looking for a 2 potential students to interview and record runners Marathon Weekend. The community need to be addressed is to obtain these stories about local community members to enhance the Eau Claire Marathon culture and community atmosphere.


What is the mission of the agency or organization?

Answer The Eau Claire Marathon's mission is to encourage a journey for participants to live a healthier lifestyle that endorses the fact that dedication and discipline yield results, that demonstrates that you don't have to win the race to have a personal victory, and a journey that should remind everyone of the power of encouragement.


What skills are required for this project? 

Answer Must be comfortable talking to people and/or groups and able to record conversations with an iPad. .


What are the objectives for the student learning and service?

Answer The students will have the opportunity to be creative in their questions and positively interact with community members.


What are the availability requirements for the student?

Answer Saturday 9:30AM - 5PM and Sunday, 7AM – 2PM) two volunteers. Additional time prior to the event to prepare.


Additional information (not required).

Answer The Eau Claire Marathon will own all rights to the videos taken. 2 Volunteers Needed