Careers With Social Impact

Are you looking for a career that will enable you to serve others and address tough social problems? In this career community, you can explore opportunities in Law & Social Justice, Human & Social Services, Social Entrepreneurship, Nonprofits, Government, and International Affairs & Public Policy.

Community Events

Success Series

Every major opens up countless pathways to career opportunities. These workshops focus on engaging with OWU alumni who received the same major as you and are now working in a variety of sectors and careers. There will be one Success Series Panel for each major in the Careers with Social Impact cohort over the 2021-2022 school year! Come chat with alumni and your peers and get helpful insights, feedback, and networking opportunities!

Program Recordings:

Success Series: Psychology

GiveBackHack

GiveBackHack helps create sustainable community impact through social entrepreneurship. They partner with local companies, foundations, organizations, entrepreneurs, and innovators to develop solutions to our most pressing social issues. Join like-minded students for an information session on September 2 at 1:30 p.m. to learn more. The Give Back Hack weekend experience occurs over three days, (September 10-12) at the Launch Labs in Downtown Columbus.

Transportation for OWU students to be coordinated at a future date.

Promo Code for free admission: OhioWesleyanGBH2021

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Lunch & Lead

Looking to keep up to date with current socially charged news and events? This program will feature a lunch time chat with on-campus groups and alumni to address sensitive topics and discuss matters affecting the student population and the world as a whole. This is a safe conversation space that is open to all students and staff who are interested in participating. If you or your group would like to present or lead a discussion, please contact Newton Kimberly at nskimberly@owu.edu.

Resume Workshop

Whether you are tuning up your resume for an internship application or coming to build your very first resume, these resume workshops are for you! Get major specific resume guidance for Social Impact Majors and opportunities and get your resume in tip-top shape!

Careers With Social Impact

Please see our extensive list of Alumni Partners who are eager to help students and fellow Alumni with their career and professional goals. The individuals on this page are happy to be contacted for 1:1 conversations, presentation invitations, and other engagements. Please click on their profiles to learn more and to see their contact details. We encourage students, faculty, Alumni, and staff to engage with these Alumni and form valuable OWU Connections.