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UCS Assistant Professor-in-Residence Position – Deadline 4/8

Urban and Community Studies is currently accepting applications for an APiR position.

Deadline Fast Approaching for UCS Scholarship

All UCS majors are encouraged to apply now for the Bastow and Binnie Scholarship. This year’s deadline is Tuesday, March 26th at noon.

Bastow and Binnie full flyer 2019 FV 2.7.19

 

Download application and submit to maria.winnick@uconn.edu by the stated deadline.

BASTOW AND BINNIE SCHOLARSHIP FOR URBAN AND COMMUNITY STUDIES MAJORS 2019 Due March 26 2019

 

Yale – Urban Sustainability Program Manager

The Urban Sustainability Program Manager is responsible for leading key efforts to enhance collaboration between Yale and area partners on transportation, community engagement, land use, and biodiversity.This position promotes sustainability both within Yale and the New Haven community, in-person and through the use of online platforms, and partners with managers from various city departments and non-governmental organizations as part of Yale’s effort to enhance collaboration between Yale, New Haven, and the surrounding region. To learn more please visit their job positing.

 

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Please note: Job postings are being provided for informational purposes only. Anyone interested in applying for one of these positions is responsible for verifying all related information. The Urban and Community Studies Program, nor the University is recommending these employers nor guaranteeing the accuracy of the information furnished in the job posting.

 

 

3/5 (Storrs) Urban Semester Program Info Session

Learn more about the Urban Semester Program, an intensive internship experience in Hartford.

FoodCorps accepting applications – Deadline 3/15/19

Please visit Foodcorps for additional information on their program and application process. FoodCorps connects kids to healthy food in school, so they can lead healthier lives and reach their full potential. AmeriCorps leaders deliver their program in high-need schools, focusing on hands-on lessons, healthy school meals and school-wide culture of health.

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(Please note: Volunteer postings are being provided for informational purposes only. Anyone interested in applying for one of these positions is responsible for verifying all related information. The Urban and Community Studies Program, nor the University is recommending these organizations nor guaranteeing the accuracy of the information furnished in the posting.)

Weekend-Long Alternative Break on Food Insecurity / Volunteer Opp.

Community Outreach is offering a weekend-long alternative break opportunity to learn about food insecurity and food desserts. The program will run from April 5th to April 7th, 2019. For  more information, please contact Anita Luxkaranayagam at uconn.co.newhaven@gmail.com

Summer Study Abroad Program in the Netherlands

UConn Sustainable Amsterdam, Netherlands (Summer) (Faculty-led) – The overarching goal of the course is to provide students with an opportunity to do field-based research into various topics relating to sustainable urban and transportation planning.

For more information or to apply visit Education Abroad for additional information.

GEOG 2400 Online -Summer Sessions 1 and 2

Sustainable Cities will be offered online both summer sessions. See flyer below for additional information.

Change Corps – Training Academy for Activists

Change Corps is a training academy for activists. “If you’re serious about becoming an organizer, we offer a yearlong, three-step program that will give you the skills, the hands-on experience, and the opportunity to launch your career in social change.” To learn more please visit Change Corps’ website.

(Please note: Job, internship and training postings are being provided for informational purposes only. Anyone interested in this posting is responsible for verifying all related information. The Urban and Community Studies Program, nor the University is recommending these nor guaranteeing the accuracy of the information furnished in the posting.)

Literacy Lab F/T Tutor Positions Western, MA

The Literacy Lab, a non-profit whose mission is to close the literacy achievement gap for elementary students in high-need communities. The Literacy Lab is currently recruiting 25 tutors to serve next school year in the Western Mass area. Tutors will commit to serving one academic year and will provide daily one-on-one reading interventions to elementary school students who are on pace for third-grade reading failure. Details below.

DISCLAIMER:

Please note: Job postings are being provided for informational purposes only. Anyone interested in applying for one of these positions is responsible for verifying all related information. The Urban and Community Studies Program, nor the University is recommending these employers nor guaranteeing the accuracy of the information furnished in the job posting.