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.

Why should you use LinkedIn?

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If you’ve never used LinkedIn before, you should know it’s a social network for professionals. Sort of like Facebook, but for your career. Watch career coach Michael Jordan explain the benefits of using this tool. 

Once you sign up and …

By Maureen Langley
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Neuroscience Major Caleb King Devoted to Improving Healthcare for Native People

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Caleb King grew up in Alaska, where 50 percent of the United States’ federally recognized Native American tribes reside. Now at Indiana University Bloomington, King is one of only about 50 native students on campus.

But being part of a …

By Maureen Langley
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What can YOU do at the Walter Center?

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It’s very possible that you’ve never heard the term ‘Career Coaching’ before college. That’s OK — it’s our job to show you what it’s all about! Watch career coach Maria Cambone tell you all about it, and then sign up for …

By Austin Guan
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Take a Video Tour of the Walter Center

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The Walter Center moved into Ernie Pyle Hall in May 2018 — we can’t believe we’ve been in our new space for a whole year!

Have you been able to visit yet? Watch the video to tour our space and make …

By Maureen Langley
Maureen Langley Web Content Manager Maureen Langley
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Elephants, Frogs, and Your Career

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When you get a new syllabus at the start of a semester, do you mark all the assignments on your calendar for the whole term? Do you start outlining your research plans for upcoming projects months in advance? Have you …

By Trevor Verrot
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