Northwestern University

Wed 11:00 AM

Graduate Engagement Opportunities Information Session

When: Wednesday, November 28, 2012
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM  

Where: 1813 Hinman Avenue, seminar room, Evanston, IL 60208 map it

Audience: Student

Contact: Ellen Knutson  

Group: Graduate Engagement Opportunities

Category: Global & Civic Engagement

More Info


Are you interested in learning how you can connect with community organizations and gain experience with engaged scholarship? Attend an information session for the Graduate Engagement Opportunities (GEO) Community Practicum. Each session will last 30-45 minutes and will be held in the seminar room at the Center for Civic Engagement (1813 Hinman):
Tuesday, Nov. 27 2pm
Wednesday, Nov. 28 11am
Tuesday, Dec. 4 4:30pm
Tuesday, May 15 10am
If you cannot make one of these session but are interested in more information contact Ellen Knutson (, 847-467-2139). Additional information and applications are available at

GEO Community Practicums are available at the Chicago History Museum, the Field Museum, the Newberry Library, Friends of the Bloomingdale Trail, City of Evanston Department of Health,  LISC/Chicago and many others. We work with each student to find the placement that suits his or her individual needs.
The program is open to all PhD students, and through the support of The Graduate School students can use one quarter of their NU funding to participate in the program. Master's students will be considered as space allows. Apply online at The application deadline is December 9, 2012.

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