Dwight Hall at Yale

Center for Public Service and Social Justice

Opportunities

Below is a growing list of opportunities on campus and within the community. Please note that this list is not yet comprehensive, and that students can reach out to Dwight Hall staff for opportunity inquiries.

If you are looking for post-graduation opportunities, the Yale OCS page has a comprehensive list of short-term opportunities in public service.

Overview Description

New Haven Land Trust: : Environmental Educator

Children & Youth
Environment
Paid
Open

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Essential Job Functions 1. Assist Camp Director with curriculum and activities for elementary school-aged children. 2. Participate in pre-camp training 3. Work with a teenage Counselor in Training to oversee and instruct a group of 12 campers age 6-12 years old 4. Supervise and work in collaboration with a Counselor in Training 5. Learn and implement the environmental education curriculum provided by the Program Director 6. Ensure the... READ MORE

New Haven Land Trust: Garden Education Coordinator

Environment
Paid

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Position Description and Responsibilities: NHLT is seeking a unique individual with a combination of very specific skills. The Garden Education Coordinator will split their time between the Incubator Garden and the Growing Entrepreneurs. Responsibilities for Growing Entrepreneurs include leading the youth in all activities related to the market garden. This includes seedling propagation, transplanting, direct seeding, cultivation,... READ MORE

Thorne Prize for Social Innovation in Health or Education

Education & Literacy
Health & Medicine
Open

InnovateHealth Yale is awarding two $25,000 prizes this semester: Thorne Prize for Social Innovation in Health or Education awarded to the best student-led venture focused on social innovation in health or education

and Aetna Foundation Prize for Health Equity Innovation awarded to the best student-led... READ MORE

Aetna Foundation Prize for Health Equity Innovation

Health & Medicine
Open

InnovateHealth Yale is awarding two $25,000 prizes this semester: Thorne Prize for Social Innovation in Health or Education awarded to the best student-led venture focused on social innovation in health or education and Aetna Foundation Prize for Health Equity Innovation awarded to the best... READ MORE

Wesleyan University Center for Prison Education Fellow

Prison Reform & Reentry
Paid
Open
Are you or someone you know a senior or recent graduate? Passionate about criminal justice reform and equitable access to education? If so, you should consider applying to be the Wesleyan Center for Prison Education’s next Fellow.
This is a dynamic, challenging, and highly rewarding position for an early career professional. You will work closely with CPE staff, professors, DOC officials, and most importantly our students to bring the transformative power of a Wesleyan... READ MORE

New Sector RISE Fellowship

Open
We’re excited to announce that New Sector is now accepting applications for the 2017-18 RISE Fellowship... READ MORE

Join New Haven Farms' Rock to Rock Earth Day Bike Ride Team

Unpaid
Open
Want to participate in a fun community event? On Saturday, April 22nd, New Haven will once again witness the wonder that is the Rock to Rock Earth Day Bike Ride, the city’s largest Earth Day celebration. 
 
New Haven Farms invites you to join our team, ... READ MORE

Volunteer for Yale’s 2017 Education Leadership Conference

Education & Literacy
Unpaid
Open

Yale’s 2017 Education Leadership Conference is almost here and we need volunteers! The conference is an annual event that draws over 800 participants and will be held April 6-7 at the... READ MORE

Squash Haven: Latin Tutor Needed

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
Unpaid
Open

Squash Haven is looking for a Yale student to tutor a student in Latin. Contact Charlotte Armour at charlotte@squashhaven.org if you are interested!

Strike out Epilepsy with CT Epilepsy Advocates

Health & Medicine
Unpaid
Open

Sign up to volunteer by March 25th to help manage check in and sell raffle tickets for Strike Out Epilepsy​.

Get your calendar and mark this date: Sunday, April 2, 2017, 12:00 pm to 2:30 pm
 
Join the Connecticut Epilepsy Advocates’ “Strike Out Epilepsy” “This is a bowling tournament where the scores don’t matter!  The purpose is just to have an afternoon of fun and interaction while bowling with others living with Epilepsy, along with... READ MORE

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