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Medical Brigade Alternative Break Trip - Panama

March 12-18, 2016

Deadline to apply is Wednesday, October 14

This one week Medical Brigade to Panama, through Global Brigades (, provides volunteers with the opportunity to make a tangible impact on communities while gaining real life experience in the field of international medicine. Prior to travel, volunteers gather for per-departure training, collect medicines and fund-raise. Click here for full description.

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Boston Non-Profit Immersion Trip

November 22 - 24, 2015

Deadline to apply is Thursday, October 22 at 5:00 pm

The Max Shacknai Center for Outreach, Volunteerism, and Education (COVE), Center for Career Services and the Common Good Professional Network will host a two-day, non-profit immersion trip to Boston, MA November 22-24, 2015.  The trip will provide an overview of the non-profit sector. Through site visits, alumni career stories, and networking opportunities, participants will learn about career options within the field, see different offices and organizational cultures from the inside-out, and network with alumni.  

The trip will include a reception with a keynote address from alumnus Jim Peyser, Secretary of Education for the State of Massachusetts. The cost of the trip is $40, which includes transportation, hotel and meals. Financial assistance is available if needed.  Applications can be submitted in paper form to 109G Lathrop in the COVE or electronically to  Please contact Krista Saleet, director of the COVE, with any questions.

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