Education, Non-Profit + Social Services

ARE YOU A PROBLEM SOLVER WITH STRONG ORGANIZATIONAL SKILLS AND A PASSION FOR MAKING A BETTER WORLD? Are you looking for a career that will enable you to serve others and address tough social problems?

Consider utilizing this career community if:
• You are drawn to the work of directly helping others.
• You have a passion for teaching and learning, and enjoy seeing others grow and succeed.
• You want to tackle projects related to social justice and social welfare.
• You have an interest in working in education, government, or nonprofit organizations that work to improve the welfare of individuals and communities.
• You are inspired by the challenges of researching social problems and discovering better solutions.

Explore the Education, Non-Profit + Social Services career community to gain valuable insights from working professionals, learn about internships and job opportunities, and keep up with current trends.

Now Hiring: Paid, Remote ‘Microinternships’ in Partnership with ParkerDewey

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The Walter Center for Career Achievement is continuing to closely monitor the challenges associated with COVID-19 and its impact on student internships.  As such, we want to let you know of a new partnership we have with Parker Dewey that …

By Will Reed
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Updated: Change in Services in Response to Coronavirus

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Indiana University has been actively monitoring the rapidly evolving novel coronavirus (COVID-19) situation and providing regular updates to the IU community as the situation changes.

The Walter Center is dedicated to continuing to serve the College of Arts + Sciences community. …

By Joe Lovejoy
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Sophomore Abbey Krulik Leads Seeking Refuge Club

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As Vice President of IU student organization Seeking Refuge, sophomore Abbey Krulik spends her spare time volunteering and raising money for refugees and researching immigration in the United States for an immigration advocacy center in El Paso, Texas.

“Seeking Refuge …

By Sophie Todd
Sophie Todd Peer Coach Sophie Todd
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Student Experiences at Big Brothers Big Sisters of South Central Indiana

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For more than 100 years, Big Brothers Big Sisters has operated under the belief that inherent in every child is the ability to succeed and thrive in life. As the nation’s largest donor- and volunteer-supported mentoring network, Big Brothers Big …

By Courtney Stapleton
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Liberal studies major Charlotte Wager Miller spends summer on small island in Uganda

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Firefly Uganda is situated on the 250-acre Banda Island, which in the Ssese Island region of Uganda. For five years, volunteers have worked with the local community to identify issues that need to be tackled. 

As an intern for the …

By Emily Pettit
Emily Pettit Peer Coach Emily Pettit
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