Center for Engaged Learning

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Center for Engaged Learning

The Center for Engaged Learning will provide all students with high quality, impactful, engaged learning experiences that are highly immersive, co-curricular educational opportunities including:

The Center for Engaged Learning will enhance students’ four-year pathways by preparing them for, facilitating, encouraging critical reflection on, and tracking and assessing high-impact engaged-learning experiences, both within and outside of the classroom.

Our Furman Engaged!​ day every spring is a campus-wide showcase of our vibrant culture of Engaged Learning as students present their academic work and internships in every discipline, both inside and beyond the classroom.​ This year’s Furman Engaged! will take place on April 7.

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Participation in Internships, Study Away or Undergraduate Research

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Find a great internship, prepare your application, and make important connections.

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Study Away

Explore the world while earning academic credit for a semester or a few weeks.

Engage Globally
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Undergraduate Research

Develop your ideas, partner with a faculty mentor, and present your work.

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The Center for Engaged Learning offers several resources to assist both faculty and students.

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Furman Engaged!

Join our students for the 12th Annual Furman Engaged! day on Tuesday, April 7, 2020 as they share their transformative experiences with the Furman and Greenville communities.

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Upcoming Events

03 Mar

Lunch and Learn: Fostering Student Agency on Your Study Away Program

In this Lunch ‘n’ Learn, facilitated by the Rinker Center’s Ben Efird, faculty and staff colleagues will discuss strategies for fostering student agency and ownership at each stage of the study away process:   from program design and student interviews to post-trip assignments and summative reflection. ...

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07 Apr

Furman Engaged!

Please join our students for the 12th Annual Furman Engaged!

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Center for Engaged Learning Peer Ambassadors

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The Student Opportunity Center specializes in compiling research and publication opportunities for undergraduates. Register with your Furman email address to gain access. On the upper right-hand side under your name choose “student app” and a search bar will show up at the top. The SOC has a host of pre-populated search words that you can choose from in a drop-down box. You will then see on the left-hand side the kinds of opportunities you can choose from—conferences, publications, off-campus research/internships and funding/scholarships.

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