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GEO Community Practicum - Apply now for Spring Quarter!

Modified: October 20, 2015

Are you a graduate student interested in connecting with community organizations and gaining experience with engaged scholarship? Apply for the Graduate Engagement Opportunities (GEO) Community Practicum! GEO combines a credit-bearing seminar with a quarter-long internship in the overlapping areas of civic engagement, social justice, or community studies.Whether you plan to pursue an academic or non-academic career, GEO can help you connect with the community and help you fine-tune your professional skills. The program has proven to be an extremely valuable experience for participants in the humanities, social sciences, and STEM fields.

TGS-funded students can use one quarter of fellowship funding to participate in this program. In some cases, participation may replace teaching and/or research assistantship duties. For full consideration, apply by Wednesday, November 25th. Late applications will be considered if space permits. Additional information and applications are available here.

Want to learn more? Come to an info session!

Tuesday, Nov. 3 at noon in Seabury Room 360 (2122 Sheridan Rd., Evanston) 
Wednesday, Nov. 4 at 4 p.m. at the Center for Civic Engagement (1813 Hinman, Evanston)