Internship, Career and Grad School Prep

  • Careers in Advocacy

    The Careers for the Common Good team, within the Center of Career Development, is hosting a virtual Careers in Advocacy event. This event allows students to connect with professionals in the advocacy field, hear about current advocacy efforts, and how to get involved (ranging from volunteer to career).

    Panelists attending represent a number of different areas of advocacy and organizations, including:

    • Katal Center for Equity, Health, and Justice (Social Justice-Based Advocacy)
    • Connecticut Coalition to End Homelessness (Socioeconomic Justice)
    • Pact, Freedom House (Int’l Development, Democracy, and Human Rights Advocacy)
    • Connecticut Voices For Children (Children & Families, Public Policy Advocacy)

    The panel will be held virtually at 6:00pm on Monday, October 4th. The link to register and read more about the event can be found here.  

    For more information, contact: Clarice Pennock at

If you have any questions, please contact Economics Advising Office at 860-486-3022.