Center for Engaged Learning
The Center for Engaged Learning and the Spring 2021 Semester
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. Read more about Furman University’s updates and resources in regards to COVID-19 and the Spring 2021 semester.
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.
Have a question? Contact us.
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.
Off-Campus In-Person Engaged Learning Experiences
In light of COVID-19, Furman University has implemented protocols and procedures required for off-campus, in-person engaged learning experiences, including research, internships, etc.
Our 13th Annual Furman Engaged! will take place on Tuesday, April 13 and will be a virtual event. The complete schedule for the Virtual Furman Engaged Day will be posted by March 2021. Join our students as they share their transformative experiences with the Furman and Greenville communities.
The Center for Engaged Learning offers resources for students and faculty:
• International Travel Registration
• Poster Printing
• And more
- No events are currently scheduled. -
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.
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