Fall Career Focus Weeks: Social Impact

SuccessWorks’ Fall Career Focus Weeks kicks off on September 14 with Social Impact Week.

The week will include events and opportunities for students who are interested in jobs and internships in nonprofits, education, government, policy, environment, or health to learn from advisors, network with alumni, and connect with employers.

Below are more details on the events and resources:

Ask an Advisor
Monday, Sept. 14 / 11am – 11:30am OR 4pm – 4:30pm CST

Get ready for the Public Service Fair and learn more about how to get a job or internship in nonprofits, education, government, environment, or health. Ask questions (or listen to others ask questions), plus get advice, recommendations, and insights.

Sign up on Handshake

Public Service Fair
Wednesday, Sept. 16 / 3pm – 7pm CST

Presented by the Morgridge Center for Public Service, School of Human Ecology and SuccessWorks at the College of Letters and Science

Connect with local, state and national nonprofit agencies to find volunteer opportunities, jobs and internships that match your interests, major, and career goals.

Register on Handshake

Ask an Alum
Thursday, Sept. 17 / 9am – 7pm CST

Chat with a UW-Madison alum about their career path in nonprofits, government, policy, environment, health, and more and get answers to your burning questions!

Learn more about participating alumni & sign up

Social Justice Internships

SuccessWorks is partnering with Dane County Nonprofits to connect UW-Madison students with internship opportunities that hone their professional skills and make a positive impact in our community. More internships will be posted through the coming weeks!

Learn more about open opportunities & apply


Still coming up are:

Tech & Data Week / Sept. 21 – 25

Business Fields, Marketing & Communications Week / Sept. 28 – Oct. 2

Science & Biohealth Week / Oct. 5 – 9


For full details about Fall Career Focus Weeks, visit SuccessWorks.wisc.edu/FallFocus.