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

  • Richmond, VA
  • Soccer Trainer Self-employed
  • Montpelier, VT
  • Principal Consultant Dellipriscoli Consulting
  • Bryn Mawr, PA
  • Assistant Director of Campus Safety Harcum College
  • Washington, DC
  • President Chief
  • Philadelphia, PA
  • President Metropolitan Strategies
  • Maple Shade, NJ
  • Preservation Patrick A. Neely, LLC
  • Ridgewood, NJ
  • Manager KPMG US
  • Washington, DC
  • Council Relations National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB)
  • Palm Bay, FL
  • System Engineer Harris Corporation
  • Philadelphia, PA
  • Costume Stock and Rentals Coordinator Walnut Street Theatre
  • New York, NY
  • Management Trainee L'Oréal
  • Arlington, VA

Featured Resources

An Introduction to 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 …

Life in the Non-Profits & Advocacy Industry

Pros and Cons: Major pros include the feeling of having meaning and purpose in your work, having a social impact, the chance …

The Non-Profits & Advocacy Recruiting Process & Next Steps

The Recruiting Process

The Interview Process

Fit and Experiential Interviews:

An Introduction to 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 …

Life in the Public Policy & Government Industry

Pros and Cons: Major pros include satisfaction in serving our country and the ability to advance. Some cons include comparatively low pay, less geographic …

The Public Policy & Government Recruiting Process & Next Steps

The Interview Process

Fit and Experiential Interviews:

Skill Building Courses

Creative Inspirations: Ed Emberley, Children’s Book Illustrator

Ed Emberley
Award-winning children’s book author and illustrator Ed Emberley is truly a national treasure, having drawn nearly 100 books. The warmth…

Ideation for Marketers

Brad Batesole
How do you keep your marketing fresh—generating new ideas and approaches to keep your audience engaged? In this course, marketing…

Visual Studio Tools for Azure DevOps

Walt Ritscher
DevOps culture has become increasingly more prevalent in modern companies. In response to this trend, Microsoft has developed a suite…

Understanding and Supporting LGBTQ+ Employees

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

Green Jobs for Sustainable Careers

Fulya Kocak Gin
Looking for a greener job? Why wait when the world is hiring? Climate change and sustainability are transforming today’s economy,…

Ultralearning: Accelerate Your Career and Outsmart the Competition (Blinkist Summary)

Ultralearners are ordinary people who can master difficult skills with extraordinary speed. As a result, they achieve tremendous personal success…

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…

Spring Boot: Test-Driven Development

Frank P Moley III
Writing code that can easily be tested—early and often—can not only help you achieve higher quality code, but can do…

Succeeding in DevOps

Laura Stone
DevOps engineer is one of the most in-demand tech jobs on the market. But since this role is still relatively…

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…

ASP.NET Core: Test-Driven Development

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

Executing on Innovation: A Process That Scales

Deborah Perry Piscione
New ideas and bold bets are essential for the livelihood and survival of any organization operating in today’s competitive marketplace…

How to Speak Up Against Racism at Work

Dana Brownlee
Regardless of role or level, employees often want to speak up against offensive/racist comments or questionable practices, but they don’t…

Dreamweaver: Working with Git Version Control

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

Get Funded to Grow Your Business

Obtaining a funding round is a logical step for any business, from start-ups to those preparing to go public. In…

Foundations of Accessible Elearning

Oliver Schinkten
Providing accommodations to make learning accessible is a focal part of training and education. But how do you remove the…

Unreal Engine: Creating Templates for Visualization Projects

Joel Bradley
Starting a new project in Unreal can be an intimidating process. There are a lot of settings that need to…

Becoming a Male Ally at Work

Emilie Aries
Gender diversity in the workplace drives innovation and performance. As a male ally, you can help boost diversity by chipping…

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…

Ditch Your Git GUI: Customize Terminal

Melanie Panem
A lot of the power of Git—especially when you need to untangle something—is hidden in the command-line interface (CLI). While…

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