Weaving Together Career and Civic Commitments for Social Change

with Caryn McTighe Musil, Jose Zapata Calderon, Seth Pollack

About This Course

Through the session, we will explore together how education for social responsibility is the best preparation for work, what this means for the kinds of educational opportunities student and academic affairs professionals design, and what new capacities and careers might evolve for students.

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What if higher education understood developing a civic consciousness and conscience in each college graduate as essential preparation for work?   This webinar will explore how such commitments might alter not just the students but their workplaces, thus allowing  graduates to combine finding a secure income and attending to the well being of the world and its people.  Through the webinar we will explore together how education for social responsibility is the best preparation for work, what this means for the kinds of educational opportunities student and academic affairs professionals design, and what new capacities and careers might evolve for students.