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Experience Makes a Difference

Academic studies. Career exploration. Community involvement.

We aim to enrich undergraduate education in the Faculty of Social Sciences through fostering unique approaches to learning within the classroom and more actively engaging students in the community, as well as promoting strong relationships between academic studies, career exploration and community involvement.

Direct experience increases knowledge, develops skills, clarifies values, and grows one's capacity to contribute to communities.
Students

Students

Gain practical experience linked to your education and future career.


As a student you can start building your own path to success through:

Employers / Community

Employers / Community

Students bring great value to your organization.


As an employer or community agency you can get involved with:

Faculty

Faculty

Faculty members can become involved in Experiential Education (EE) in many ways.


As a faculty member, you can:

Bright solutions to societal challenges

On March 2 undergraduate students from across the Faculty of Social Sciences presented bright ideas and creative solutions to societal challenges in a poster showcase as part of the Clarke Prizes in Advocacy and Active Citizenship competition.

Mar 07, 2018

Soc Sci Students Making a Difference!

On March 2, undergraduate students from the Faculty of Social Sciences will present advocacy work in a poster showcase as part of the Clarke Prizes in Advocacy competition.

Feb 27, 2018

Career Networking Breakfast

The Career Networking Breakfast is a great way to build and enhance your networking skills, which are instrumental in career exploration and job searching. Connect with Social Sciences alumni who are ready to answer your questions and tell you more about the diverse career fields that are available with a social sciences degree.

Feb 20, 2018

Get ready for your summer job, internship or future career

It’s not too late to sign up for SOCSCI 2EL0 Intro to Career Planning! This is the final offering until September 2018.

Feb 12, 2018

One week of career events - just for you!

SOC SCI Career Week, from Feb. 5 – 9, is a week of events in partnership with the MSSS. Let us help you prepare for your upcoming job, internship, or career!

Jan 22, 2018

Coming in January!

Take a look at the exciting Experiential Education activities coming up next month.

Dec 07, 2017