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People in these fields...

educators and wellness professionals

focus on educating, helping and guiding others, serving public interests through teaching and human services as well as understanding people and equipping individuals to grow and thrive. People in these fields spend their time developing curriculum, designing treatment protocols, providing counseling and support, implementing policy and advocating for social change.

Certificates to consider:

Service Learning

Global Awareness


Calendar of Events

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Events, Workshops, & Info Sessions

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Student Spotlights

Year in School & Major:

Senior in Psychology

Internship/Job Organization::

Dole Human Development Center

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Resume Samples

Women, Gender, & Sexuality Studies (pdf)

Community Health (pdf)

Social Work (pdf)

Elementary Education (pdf)

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