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.

International Studies Major Lauren Koch Welcomes Families into Indianapolis Community

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Through Lauren Koch’s internship with Catholic Charities Indianapolis Refugee and Immigrant Service, she was able to teach Burmese, Syrian, Myanmar families and individuals English through classes and in-home tutoring.

Lauren, a junior International Studies major, also picked refugees up from …

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Start the New School Year Right by Visiting the Walter Center

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Hey there! 👋 We just want to drop a quick note about all the exciting things that are happening at the Walter Center this semester. If you didn’t already know, the Walter Center is the career office for the College of …

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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 …

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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
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Employer Spotlight: Ascend Indiana + Opportunities for Biology/Chemistry Majors

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Ascend Indiana is a partner of the Walter Center and a free service for you to find jobs and internships in Indiana! They work with students of ALL MAJORS – and have over 180+ employer partners in the state (including companies …

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