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: Fellowships… for Undergrads?

If you are an undergraduate student, you might have considered gaining work experience through a job or internship. But did you know that a fellowship is also an option? 

Fellowships have a reputation as only being available to graduate students, …

By Hillary Nienhouse
Hillary Nienhouse Assistant Director, Employer Relations Hillary Nienhouse
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IU POLS DC Program

The Department of Political Science is offering students the ability to live and attend IUB classes in DC while working in an internship that helps further their academic study and career goals through their IU POLS DC program (IU Internship …

By Justin Zuschlag
Justin Zuschlag Senior Associate Director, Career Education Justin Zuschlag
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Is this Employer for Real? Follow These Tips to Find Out!

It’s that time of year where employers are working hard to fill their still open positions and students are diligent about securing an internship or full-time position. Unfortunately, this is also a time that fraudulent employers show up as well. 

By Sarah Daugherty
Sarah Daugherty Events & Recruitment Coordinator Sarah Daugherty
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Learn how to ‘Break the Ice’ when Networking

What are your go-to conversation starters? When you meet someone new, no matter the situation, how do you break the ice? What are the questions you ask that seem to get people talking? What interests you?

It helps to have …

By Amy Cornell
Amy Cornell Senior Associate Director, Alumni Engagement Amy Cornell
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Curious about WCSN Projects? Let Senior Mistee Saylor Tell You Her Experience

The Walter Center Success Network recently launched a new feature — WCSN Projects. This new feature allows College of Arts + Sciences students work directly with College alumni on various projects so the student can gain valuable new skills and work experience. …

By Geoffrey Heck
Geoffrey Heck Peer Coach Geoffrey Heck
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