Center for Engaged Learning
As you navigate your time at Furman, with changes due to the Coronavirus, we want you to know that we are here to help. If you have any questions regarding your academics or the Engaged Learning Opportunities available to you, please Contact us.
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 facilitating, removing barriers to, encouraging critical reflection on, and tracking and assessing high-impact engaged-learning experiences.
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.
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Find a great internship, prepare your application, and make important connections.
Explore the world while earning academic credit for a semester or a few weeks.
Develop your ideas, partner with a faculty mentor, and present your work.
Our 13th Annual Furman Engaged took place on Tuesday, April 13 and was a virtual event. Visit the Furman Engaged website to see our students share their transformative experiences with the Furman and Greenville communities.
International Travel Registration
Students and faculty traveling for study away, internships, undergraduate research, conferences, or other Furman sponsored travel should review travel advisories and register their international travel.
The Center for Engaged Learning offers resources for students and faculty:
• Poster Printing
• High Impact Practice for Engaged Learning (HIP)
• And more
Faculty/student collaborative research, internships, and study away are three experience-based learning opportunities where students can extend their learning beyond the classroom and participate in real-world projects and cultures. Representatives from each area along with student interns, researchers, and study away participants, will discuss the range...Continue Reading >
Join us at Furman’s annual Study Away Fair to learn about upcoming three-week, MayX study away opportunities and meet the Furman program directors! Find more on Furman’s Study Away programs, scholarships, application deadlines, and policies online at http://studyaway.furman.edu.Continue Reading >
Faculty/student collaborative research, internships, and study away are three experience-based learning opportunities where students can extend their learning beyond the classroom and participate in real-world projects and cultures. Representatives from each area along with student interns, researchers, and study away participants will discuss the range...Continue Reading >
Center for Engaged Learning Peer Ambassadors
The Furman Advantage to me is being able to create your own path and dreams and being supported by Furman every step of the way. The Furman Advantage to me is definitely undeniable support and resources from my institution.
With the Furman Advantage, I have been able to step outside of my comfort zone, travel the world, learn a new language, and apply concepts that I learned in the classroom to real-life situations.
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.