Careers That Make a Difference

 

Did you know that you can...

...develop a career path promoting quality of life in our communities?

...enjoy a socially responsible career where you have an impact in public-serving jobs, 
   such as nonprofit, public service, or government organizations?

 

Learning experiences setting you apart

  • Small classes - work closely with professors
  • Community projects with agency partners
  • Applied skill development
  • Travel courses with hands on projects
  • ‚ÄčInnovative, high-impact teaching
  • Independent study and honors projects
  • Conduct research with faculty
  • Internships

 


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Alumni in the news

Bradley Pfaff

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Centers

Students and community members get involved with centers related to Public Affairs, Food in Community and Culture, and Hmong Studies.

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Internship Opportunities

Internships are available in city, county, and state organizations that provide valuable, hands-on training and work experience within the field.

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Scholarships Available

Multiple scholarships are offered to Public and Environmental Affairs students in order to make the cost of learning more affordable and achievable.     Apply by April 8th.

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Individual Learning Opportunities


Alumni Making a Difference

Alumni in the news and current careers.

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Get Involved

Check out our student clubs, social media and more.

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Participate in Public Events

Attend conferences,"Celebrating Students," TEDX talks, IPAT film festivals, "Posters in the Rotunda," Academic Excellence Symposium, Strategic Philanthropy Awards, and more.

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Community Partnerships

Through class projects, internships, and other venues, students partner with non-profits, businesses, government offices, and other organizations.