Many of our CHESS graduates go on to work for political campaigns. One of our graduates is looking for Summer Fellows to assist with recruiting, voter registration, phone banking, and volunteer organization. This is a great way to gain valuable job experience! Detailed application information can be found on the IN Dems Summer Fellows (PDF 173 ...read more ... Internship opportunity with CHESS alumni
Spanish Education for Women has one opening for thier intensive summer Spanish program for women committed to social justice: July 1 to July 20, 2018 in Guadalajara, Mexico. Partial scholarships available for immigration justice advocates. Improve your Spanish language listening and speaking skills; practice CFI in Spanish; visit local shelter for Central Americans in transit; ...read more ... Summer Opportunity with Spanish Education for Women
The Senate Democrats are looking for a motivated, strong communicator with a passion for state government be our new press secretary. If you or someone you know is interested in applying, send application materials (resume & cover letter) to the Senate Democrats’ Chief of Staff, LeNée Carroll: email@example.com. Please provide application materials by Friday, June 8. Job ...read more ... Job Opportunity for students: Press Secretary Needed
The Legacy Foundation is seeking a Grants and Communications Intern to connect the impact of Legacy Foundation’s grants to its communications and fund development strategy. The intern will focus on reviewing reports from grantees and compiling brief stories of impact for Legacy Foundation to use in its newsletters, social media sites, website, and other online and ...read more ... Paid Internship and Scholarship Opportunities with the Legacy Foundation!
The Indiana House Democratic Caucus (IHDC) is currently seeking motivated and enthusiastic applicants for Campaign Managers positions in targeted Statehouse races across the state! These positions at times lead to positions/internships with the Caucus during session. Last year our student Magdalena Madrigal went down there, and this year we sent our student Kylie Smolar down there. Check ...read more ... Job/Internship Opportunities Available!!!
Looking for something to do this summer? Consider joining the Purdue Northwest Women’s Association. The group will be taking a day trip Saturday, July 21 to Chicago to see the 2016 Tony Award-winning musical, “The Color Purple.” The cost is $90 (plus membership dues of $10), which includes expenses except lunch. All trip participants must be members ...read more ... PNW Has a Women's Association
Hats off to two amazing student organizations in CHESS both in the department of Political Science, Economics, & World Languages and Cultures for picking up awards at last Friday’s student organization recognition ceremony!read more ... Congrats to two amazing student organizations & an outstanding student employee in CHESS!
CHESS is showing The Contestant/El Concursante at the Towle Theater (5205 Hohman ave, Hammond IN) as part of the Chicago Latino Film Festival. The screening includes a reception which will feature authentic ethnic cuisine and will be followed by a meet and greet with the film’s director Carlos Osuna. The event takes place on Tuesday April ...read more ... CHESS to Screen El Concursante at the Towle Theater
Join Purdue University Northwest’s (PNW) Social Work Program in Confronting the Regional Opioid Crisis on Thursday, March 29 at 8:30 am – 4 pm. Participants will consider the depth of the opioid crisis, explore solutions and enhance community response. Narcan training and hands only CPR will be taught. The event will take place at the Westville ...read more ... Confront the Regional Opioid Crisis with the PNW Social Work Program
CHESS Lecture Series presents Censorship and Information Control from the Inquisition to the Present with Dr. Ada Palmer
The College of Education, Humanities, and Social Sciences and The Department of English present… Ada Palmer Censorship and Information Control from the Inquisition to the Present Wednesday, February 28, 2018 12:30 PM – 1:30 PMread more ... CHESS Lecture Series presents Censorship and Information Control from the Inquisition to the Present with Dr. Ada Palmer
Purdue University Northwest’s (PNW) Building Community Through the Arts program is hosting a poetry slam event at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 15. The event will provide a platform for poets to perform an originally written piece under the theme “Still I Rise,” Maya Angelou’s classic poem of resiliency.read more ... PNW poetry slam showcases Black History Month
Purdue University Northwest Human Development and Family Studies Undergraduate program receives NCFR CFLE approval
Congratulations to our Human Development & Family Studies Master’s program on their new Certified Family Life Educator (CFLE) designation! Newly enrolled students of this program now qualify to complete a CFLE-approved program application. Read more about it in the Purdue University Northwest News.read more ... Purdue University Northwest Human Development and Family Studies Undergraduate program receives NCFR CFLE approval
PNW had 11 students participate in the American Model United Nations International Conference Nov. 18-21, 2017 at the Chicago Sheraton. This is Dr. Rinker’s 7th year taking a Model UN Team to AMUN and she does so as part of POL 433 International Organizations (EXL) Model UN. AMUN is the second largest Model UN Conference in the country, ...read more ... PNW Students Perform Well at Model UN Conference!
“Defending their own in the Cold: Mexican and Puerto Rican Art in the City from 1968 to the Age of Trump”
Featuring Professor Marc Zimmermanread more ... “Defending their own in the Cold: Mexican and Puerto Rican Art in the City from 1968 to the Age of Trump”
Featuring Professors Michael Zuckert and Nancy R. Dreuxread more ... “Presidential War Powers and the Constitution”
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The College of Humanities, Education, and Social Sciences has two exciting events lined up on Thursday, October 5th in honor of Hispanic Heritage month. At 12:30pm in SULB they will welcome guest speaker Dr. Marc Becker, Professor of Latin American History at Truman State University. Becker will lecture on The FBI in Latin America: The Ecuador ...read more ... Hispanic Heritage Month Events
Check out our Mayan Procession Art Reception on Thursday October 5, 2017 on the Hammond Campus. The event will be held in the Student Union and Library Building in Alumni Hall from 4pm – 6pm. Our own Professor of Latin American History, Kenneth Kincaid will deliver opening remarks followed by a group walk-and-talk with noted ...read more ... Mayan Procession in the News!
Did you know in addition to our Facebook page, the College of Humanities, Education, and Social Sciences (CHESS) now has their own Instagram and Twitter account! You can follow us @pnw_chess. Now you can stay up to date with all of the different events and activities going on in our college. Look for fun facts about ...read more ... Now you can follow us @pnw_chess!
On July 1st, 2017 the College of Humanities, Education, and Social Sciences welcomed a new Dean and a new Director to the School of Education & Counseling. Dean Elaine Carey comes to us from Queens New York with more than 25 years of higher education experience, most recently serving as History Department Chair at St. John’s ...read more ... Exciting changes for the College of Humanities, Education, and Social Sciences!