Learning in Action
No matter what your interests are, Parkside will help you reach beyond the classroom. With programs like our undergraduate research symposium, we're continually bringing new and exciting opportunities to campus. Serve your community, and get academic credit, with community-based learning or an internship. Want to explore even further? Study abroad and see the world.
Parkside encourages you to put learning into action by applying knowledge beyond the classroom, broadening your world view, engaging with your communities, and developing professional networks.
SHARE YOUR LEARNING IN ACTION EXPERIENCE
Thousands of Parkside students put their learning in action every year, and we want to hear your stories! Fill out the survey to share a testimonial about your internship, campus job, community-based learning, study abroad, or undergraduate research experience, and we may feature you in upcoming Learning in Action promotion.
Parkside prepares you to be fully knowledgeable, active citizens committed to ongoing engagement with the local and global communities. Parkside students have many opportunities to gain leadership skills, explore complex issues, and take action on campus and in the community to make a difference.
Parkside faculty members both challenge and support you as you explore your academic passions. Parkside offers exciting opportunities to involve students in research and scholarship that contributes to their field of interest and the community.
Fostering Thriving Communities
Parkside helps you contribute your talent and make a positive impact in the local and global communities.
Parkside faculty and staff are committed to helping you build your professional portfolio. Students can explore their career interests through community-based learning courses, jobs, and internships on campus and in the community.