Joseph McKeen
Center for the Common Good

2012 Community Matters in Maine Summer Fellowships

Story posted August 20, 2012

Interested in issues important to the local community as well as exploring careers in the public sector, twenty one students spent the summer living on campus and working 40 hours a week at local non-profits through the Community Matters in Maine Summer Fellowship.

Sponsored by the Environmental Studies Department and the McKeen Center for the Common Good, the fellowship gave students the opportunity to gain hands-on career experiences.  Fellows provided an additional and much-needed staff person to partner organizations for the summer while increasing the connections between Bowdoin and the community. Psi Upsilon and Logan Environmental Fellows focused on environmental issues, while McKeen Community Fellows addressed issues of social concern.

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