UChicago Upward Bound Receives $2.5 Million Grant
A new $2.5 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education will allow UChicago to continue the Upward Bound Program through the Office of Special Programs-College Prep (OSP) for five more years.
When Internships Don’t Pay, Some Colleges Will
The New York Times reports on colleges and universities that offer grant funding to defray the costs of taking an unpaid summer internship. Odyssey Scholar Shira Eisenberg '20 was interviewed about her experience in the Metcalf Internship Program at the University of Chicago.
Student Civic Engagement Pathfinder Provides One Stop for Jobs and Volunteer Opportunities
On September 17, the Office of Civic Engagement launched Student Civic Engagement Pathfinder, an online portal to all of the jobs and volunteer positions offered through its programs and initiatives. Just how many there are might be surprising.