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.

Your Classmates are Your First Professional Network

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Whenever I speak with a class about networking, I always mention that their classmates sitting all around them are their first real professional network.  Right now you may be sharing notes, forming study groups, and hanging out after class, …

By Amy Cornell
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All Careers Considered: Navigating Competitive Job Fields with Suzanne Schaefer

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All Careers Considered can be found wherever you get your podcasts, like Spotify and Apple Podcasts. View the transcript of this episode.

You may think you know what a think tank is, but do you know about all the different …

By Maureen Langley
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All Careers Considered: College Voters Make a Difference with Mark Fraley

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All Careers Considered can be found wherever you get your podcasts, like Spotify and Apple Podcasts. View the transcript of this episode.

We’re celebrating National Voter Registration Day with a bonus episode! 🎉

Mark Fraley, Associate Director of the PACE program …

By Maureen Langley
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All Careers Considered: Andrea Vega Yudigo Embraces Election Season as a Reporter & Young Professional

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All Careers Considered can be found wherever you get your podcasts, like Spotify and Apple Podcasts.

Andrea graduated with her degree in International Studies & Journalism in 2019 and is currently a DC-based reporter for NHK, Japan’s national broadcaster. As …

By Ian Sory
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Former IU football player makes a difference in the mental health field

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On the football field, A’Shon Riggins was a decorated athlete. In high school, he played for four years, playing cornerback, wide receiver and quarterback and eventually breaking rush yard records and tying the record for most catches in a game. By the time …

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