Center for Engaged Learning
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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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.
The Center for Engaged Learning offers several resources to assist both faculty and students.
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.
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. ...Continue Reading >
Center for Engaged Learning Peer Ambassadors
I am a strong advocate for asset based community development, and engaged learning is the perfect component of being able to share experiences and create social change across campus.
Engaged learning is such a vital part of cultivating personal growth. You discover who you are, what you're capable of, and what you can bring to the table when you put yourself to the test.
I am fortunate to have been provided with an abundance of incredible opportunities that have contributed to my intellectual, professional, and academic development, all of which I accredit to The Furman Advantage.
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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