Nonprofit, Education, Government & Social Impact

Welcome to the Nonprofit, Education, Government, Social Impact and Sustainability Connections Community!

This community is a great starting place for those who value purpose-driven work. Career paths dedicated to public good intersect across industries and are all tied to the common goal of addressing society’s big challenges. This could be through teaching, non-profit administration, social work, activism and a variety of other ways. Wildcats are dedicated to igniting change and share a commitment to helping others. Those who follow this community are often involved in crucial conversations about education reform, racial justice, human rights, sustainability and climate change, mental health and food security.


Alumni Connections

  • Villanova, PA
  • Assistant Producer & Editor Bokeh Pictures
  • Phoenix, AZ
  • Program Manager Consulate General of Sweden in Jerusalem
  • Austin, TX
  • Director, US Legal Tokyo Electron US
  • North Wales, PA
  • National Manager of Nursing Training CVS/Coram
  • Camp Lejeune, NC
  • Instructor Walter Reed National Military Medical Center
  • Philadelphia, PA
  • Cardiac Amyloidosis Specialist Pfizer
  • New York, NY
  • Broker LPS Capital Markets
  • Cinnaminson, NJ
  • Director of Marketing and Communications Delaware Theatre Company
  • Ship Bottom, NJ
  • Insurance Agent New York Life Insurance Company
  • Potomac, MD
  • Career Consultant - Volunteer CareerCatchers, Inc. - Not-for-Profit
  • Washington, DC
  • Senior Research Assistant Federal Reserve
  • New York, NY
  • Commercial Real Estate Advisor Cresa

Featured Resources

Sustainability Job Resources

Note: This collection of websites represents information from many different sources. By sharing these opportunities, the Career Center does not …

Non-Profit Job Search Resources

80,000 Hours – Interesting Openings including a number focused on Social Impact.
ACRE Resources – Jobs in environmental and corporate social responsibility …

This list of resources was initially compiled by Villanova’s CRS Partnerships Team and featured in the 2019 Careers in International …

Industry 101: Non-Profits & Advocacy

The Career Center has industry advisors for students interested in Non-Profit & Advocacy who work directly with employers in the Non-Profit & Advocacy field to understand …

Industry 101: Public Policy & Government

The Career Center has industry advisors for students interested in Public Policy & Government who work directly with employers in the Public Policy & Government …

Industry 101: Sustainability
The Career Center has Industry Advisors for students interested in sustainability. These Industry Advisors work directly with employers in the …

Skill Building Courses

Creative Inspirations: Ed Emberley, Children’s Book Illustrator

Ed Emberley
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Communicating Across Cultures

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Fighting Gender Bias at Work

Gender bias is holding women back in the workplace. Whether deliberate or unconscious, bias makes it harder for women to…

Handling Workplace Bullying

Catherine Mattice
View Catherine’s LinkedIn Newsletter Bullying is a social phenomenon in which the bystanders, leaders, and organizational culture all play a…

Cultural Humility and Agility

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Are you actively promoting a culture of inclusion inside and outside of your organization? If not, it’s time to pivot,…

Emotional Intelligence as an Inclusivity Booster

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Foundations of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging

Dereca Blackmon
The world of diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging (DEIB) can be both empowering and overwhelming at times. How can someone…

ASP.NET Core: Test-Driven Development

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Get practical, hands-on experience implementing test-driven development of ASP.NET Core applications. Apps developed with a solid testing strategy are cleaner,…

Six Skills to Develop Cultural Agility

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Trends That Changed Full-Stack Development

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Do you ever feel like the internet is changing so fast that you can’t keep track of what’s what? You’re…

Dreamweaver: Working with Git Version Control

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Whether you work solo or with a team, using Adobe Dreamweaver CC with Git version control can help enhance your…

Becoming an Ally to All

Kenji Yoshino
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Understanding and Supporting LGBTQ+ Employees

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Have you ever felt there was an aspect of yourself that you needed to hide at work? Have you ever…

B2B Marketing Foundations: Pricing Strategies (2018)

Drew Boyd
Pricing is one of the most challenging aspects of marketing, especially when marketing to organizations versus everyday consumers. In the…

Out and Proud: Approaching LGBT Issues in the Workplace

Attracting and maintaining a diverse workforce offers a slew of benefits to organizations. It boosts innovation and problem-solving by providing…

iOS App Development: Test-Driven Development

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Test-driven development (TDD) makes us more pragmatic, efficient, and creative software developers. TDD is especially critical in the mobile world,…

Inclusive Mindset for Committed Allies

Dereca Blackmon
What does it mean to become a true ally? This question is more relevant now than ever. True allies start…

Digital Technologies Case Studies: AI, IOT, Robotics, Blockchain

Haiyan Wang
Emerging technologies are upending business models at a dramatic pace. It’s critical for every professional to understand the core features…

Driving Change and Anti-Racism

Kwame Christian
We have entered a new era of understanding regarding issues of race. Now is the time to advocate for change…

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