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Social Justice, Education, & Public Affairs

Social Justice, Education, & Public Affairs Career Community

You want to make an impact on society. Whether that means grassroots organizing, nonprofit fundraising and administration, teaching, serving as a librarian, or working through legal and political systems as a lawyer, politician, or administrator, you’re sure to find a way to change the world – even if just for one person at a time.

Industry Areas

Below are some of the industries that are included in the Social Justice, Nonprofits, & Public Affairs Career Community.

  • Early Childhood Development
  • Education – K to 12 and Higher Education
  • Foreign Service
  • Government – Local, State, Federal
  • International Affairs
  • Legal & Law Enforcement
  • Libraries
  • Ministry and Religion
  • NGOs and Nonprofits
  • Politics
  • Policy Research
  • Social Justice Advocacy

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Center for Global and Career Education

Have you ever considered a career as a social worker? Covid has affected many industries, but the need for social workers remains as high as ever. Check out this article to learn more!

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Amazon web services leader gives advice to people of color in the workforce, “…understand what your superpowers are and make sure you let others know what those powers are as you create your own brand within the organization.”

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Are you considering a career in a nonprofit, and wondering what the day-to-day would look like? Check out this article for a day in the life of a fundraiser at a nonprofit!

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For some seniors, this is probably the most uncertain time of all – planning and deciding what to do after graduation. Here is a 25-year-old giving tips on navigating life after college.

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Center for Global and Career Education

Many industries have transformed during COVID and now require different and more diverse skill sets. Take advantage of the resources now available online, many for free, and advance your skill sets to match the changing needs of your target industry.

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Career Resources

Website: http://www.udall.gov/OurPrograms/Scholarship/Scholarship.aspx

Campus Contact: Eric Cunningham, Assistant Professor of Japanese Studies, cunnier@earlham.edu

Established by the U.S. Congress in 1992 to …

Featured Classes

EPIC 171:Foundations

Prof. Jeffry Neuhouser & Anastasia Mihailov-Flannery
The EPIC Foundations course is a required pre-departure course for students participating in Earlham-funded summer internships and independent student experiences…

Border Studies

Program themes The Border Studies Program explores salient topics of our time: transnational migration ​neo-liberal globalization the militarization of policing struggles…

Japan SICE

Prof. Rotating Earlham College Faculty Member
Earlham’s Studies in Cross Cultural Education (SICE) program provides students a unique opportunity to learn about Japan by participating in a…

Semester in Cape Town, South Africa

One of the most distinguishing aspects of life in South Africa is its breathtaking amount of diversity, both in terms…

Semester in Ecuador

The Ecuador Program is designed for students who want to develop and strongly increase their ability to speak, write, read,…

Semester in London, UK

The London Program has a long history at Earlham. The first program took place in 1961 and the program has…

Semester in New Zealand

The New Zealand semester program is an interdisciplinary off-campus opportunity with an emphasis in environmental studies. New Zealand’s unique biogeography…

Semester in Spain

The Spain Program is designed for those seeking to develop considerable fluency in Spanish while studying the historical and contemporary…

Tibetan Studies: Global Health, Social Justice, and Tibetan Buddhist Culture in India

Based in Dharamsala, India, this program is designed to offer a unique opportunity to live and study in a rich…

Contact & Location

Phone
(765) 983-1424
Address

801 National Rd W
1st Floor Landrum Bolling Center
Richmond, IN 47374

Career Service Hours

M 9am - 12pm; 1pm-5pm
T 9am - 12pm; 1pm-5pm
W 9am - 12pm; 1pm-5pm
TH 9am - 12pm; 1pm-5pm
F 9am - 12pm; 1pm-5pm