Nature Academy Summer Internship Opportunity – Paid, Full-Time

Looking for an internship in Ann Arbor? Love nature? The Nature Academy Internship at Matthaei Botanical Gardens and Nichols Arboretum is hiring up to 40 University of Michigan students for full-time, paid internships. There are a variety of opportunities available, including work in gardening, maintenance, facilities, visitor engagement, information mapping, and administration among others. Build […]

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Foundation for Sustainable Development Opportunities

Are you seeking to put your sustainability knowledge, community engagement skills, and design expertise to work? The Foundation for Sustainable Development has  a wide range of internship, research, volunteering, and service trips which span the globe. Furthermore, FSD is offering an early bird discount! Applicants who pay program fees before March 1st will receive a […]

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Hillel Design Contest – Submit by Feb 23rd

Want a chance to flex your design muscles on a fun project for a student group? Help Michigan Hillel design their Tzedakah (donation) box. If your submission is accepted you (or your team) will be funded up to $800 to create your design and win $500 dollars. Submissions are due Friday, February 23rd and more […]

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Enroll by January 15 to Get Credit for SED Fieldwork and Prep

Enrollment is open until January 15 at 8 a.m. for C-SED’s new course, ENGR X55: Finding Genuine Fieldwork Opportunities. This Winter 18 course will prepare you for one of four possible fieldwork projects in Summer 18.  About the Class: ENGR X55: Finding Genuine Fieldwork Opportunities (5 credits, Meeting Dates & Times TBA, 3360 GG Brown) Students […]

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Western Uganda Initiative – Town Hall Dec 14

Mich-GAN Western Uganda TOWN HALL MEETING Thursday December 14: 5:30-7 pm Palmer Commons Great Lakes North For more information, contact: megeagle@umich.edu Faculty from the U-M medical, nursing, pharmacy, social work schools are interested in defining a Western Uganda Initiative (WUI) to further collaborative approaches to improving health in Western Uganda. Recently, funding has been secured to establish […]

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UMSI Design Clinic – Applications Due 12/3

UMSI Design Clinic Gain unique design experience working on real projects from community and industry partners.  Applications due: Sunday, December 3rd Winter 2018 Design Clinic In the Design Clinic, students of all disciplines have the opportunity to learn and apply design methodology to a wide range of information challenges.  Students of all interest areas are […]

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Design for Global Health Academic Program Info Sessions and Deadlines

The UM Global Health Design Initiative (GHDI) application for the Design for Global Health Academic Program is open! This program consists of a summer fieldwork experience in Michigan, Ethiopia, Ghana, or Kenya to inform a novel design project to be completed during Fall 2018. Participants will gain extensive design experience and exposure to health care practices in low-resource settings. […]

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Peace Corps & Engineering – 10/3

The University of Michigan Peace Corps office will be hosting a Career Day at the College of Engineering on Tuesday, 10/3 from 11am-1pm in the Duderstadt Connector. We will have general information about serving in the Peace Corps as well as examples of jobs available that would be of interest to Engineering students in particular. If […]

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MDP Project Recruitment Events Week of 10/2

This is a friendly reminder that the Multidisciplinary Design Program (MDP) Project Recruitment Events are this week!  Work with C-SED to apply socially engaged design practices with your MDP project WN18.   All 40 projects start in WN18 and end in FA18, but you must apply online by 10/15 for a spot on the team. […]

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Poverty Simulation – 10/6

Poverty Solutions and the University of Michigan Dearborn invite the U of M community to think about what it might be like for a typical low-income family to survive from month to month. The Poverty Simulation framework was carefully developed by the Missouri Community Action Network, a nationally recognized community-based organization with expertise developing experiential […]

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