This Week at the Career Center

TFA-logoTeach for America Information Session: Teach for America’s mission is to build the movement to eliminate education inequity by developing leaders. We recruit committed recent college graduates and professionals of all backgrounds to teach for two years in urban and rural public schools. We foster the leadership of our alumni as they address this problem from all sectors. (Tuesday, October 8; 6:00p-7:00p in PAC 001)

Connecticut General Assembly Legislative Internship Information Session: An information session about this spring 2014 for-credit internship in Hartford and about careers affecting state-level policy change. (Thursday, October 10; 12:00p-1:00p in Allbritton 022)

BTR logo 3CBoston Teacher Residency Program Information Session: Boston Teacher Residency recruits talented college graduates, career changers, and community members of all ages and gives them the tools to make an immediate impact in the classrooms of the Boston Public Schools (Saturday, October 12; 1:30p-2:30p in Usdan 110)


Jelisa Adair

I am the Civic Engagement Fellow for 2013-2014. While a student at Wesleyan I double majored in Psychology and Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies and completed a joint thesis during my senior year. I am interested in issues of social justice, mental health, media, and global welfare.