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Center for Engaged Learning

The Center for Engaged Learning (CEL) held successful in-person and virtual panels on Internships, Study Away, and Undergraduate Research during Furman’s Family Weekend. The CEL presented on the engaged learning opportunities available for students at Furman as part of their four-year pathway. Three current Furman students also spoke about their experiences and how they impacted them both professionally and personally. If you were unable to attend the session, you can view the PowerPoint to learn more about the CEL and the engaged learning opportunities available.


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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Internships

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

Get Connected

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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Furman Engaged

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.

Get Engaged
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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.

Register Your Travel

Resources

The Center for Engaged Learning offers resources for students and faculty:
• Poster Printing
• High Impact Practice for Engaged Learning (HIP)
• And more

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Events

31 Jan

Fall & Spring Study Away Applications Due

“”“Fall 2022 & Spring 2023 Study Away Program and Scholarship applications are due today. Contact the Rinker Center for Study Away and International Education for more information.

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28 Feb

Summer Internship Applications Due

Applications for Summer 2022 Internships are due today. Contact the Internships Office for more information.

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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.

Visit the Student Opportunity Center

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