“It is through the idealism of youth that man catches sight of truth, and in that idealism he possesses a wealth which he must never exchange for anything else.” —Albert Schweitzer
Thu06Sep20184:00 - 5:00 pmMinor Hall, UC Berkeley, Room TBA
An information session will be held for first year optometry students who are interested in applying for the Schweitzer Fellowship.
Wed03Oct201812:00 - 1:00 pmTouro University campus, Room TBA
Information session for all Touro students interested in applying for the Schweitzer Fellowship
Fri12Apr2019Sun14Apr2019A fabulous beachhouse
The Orientation Retreat is a mandatory requirement of participation in the Schweitzer Fellowship Program. The retreat is held at a lovely beach house loaned to us by very generous donors, The retreat begins on Friday afternoon and ends on Sunday afternoon, Fellows are required to be there for the entire weekend .
Fri17May20196:30 - 9:00 pmBerkeley City Club, Berkeley, California
The Celebration of Service is an annual event in May to honor the Fellows who have completed their Fellowship year and to introduce the new cohort of Fellows who began their Fellowship year in April. In 2019 the Celebration of Service will be held on Friday May 17 at the historic, Julia Morgan designed Berkeley City Club. Dinner will be served and reservations are required. Sponsorship opportunities are available. For more information or to RSVP, please visit the Celebration of Service event page.