Ole Social Impact

Join us for the Ole Social Impact Job, Internship, and Volunteer Fair and Alumni Panel on the evening of Tuesday, February 12th 2019, Buntrock Ballrooms.

RSVP on Handshake by Thursday, February 8th (walk-ups are welcome).

Job, Internship, and Volunteer Fair – 4:30-6:30pm

Connect with 50+ employers and volunteer organizations and learn about job, internship, and volunteer opportunities in a wide range social impact organizations. Featuring opportunities in the following areas:

Ole Social Impact Internship, Volunteer, and Post-Graduate Opportunities in Handshake (as of 2/5/19)


Environment and Sustainability


Social Services

Government and Civic Engagement

Public Health

Mental Health

Alumni Panel (dinner provided) – 6:30-7:30pm

Connect and learn from alumni who have used their St. Olaf educations to build careers as leaders in the social impact sectors.

Alumni Panelists 

Mandy Ellerton ’02, Community Innovation Director at the Bush Foundation

Bilal Alkatout ’07, Senior Program Officer at BlueCross BlueShield of MN Foundation

Laura Linder-Scholer ’11, Campus Sexual Violence and Response Coordinator at Minnesota Office of Higher Education

Morgan Twamley ’13, Manager – Employment-Based Immigration, Davis and Goldfarb

Sarah Berke ’03, Program Officer, Family Housing Fund

Gregory Bohrer ’07, Associate Director – Agriculture and Environment at Environmental Initiative

Kelly Meza Prado ’16, Research Manager at Humphrey School of Public Affairs

Jill Davies ’04, Corporate Responsibility Lead – Human Rights and Raw Materials at Target

Students are encouraged to dress in a manner that is conducive to professional interactions with employers and alumni. Please avoid sweatpants, athletic wear or clothing with excessive rips or holes. For more information on professional dress, please visit the Piper Center website: https://wp.stolaf.edu/pipercenter/how-to-guides/interview-guide/clothes/

Questions about attending the event?
Meetings with Thando Kunene are available during drop-in hours (no appointment needed) Monday 3-5pm and Wednesday 7-9pm and by appointment via Handshake Monday-Thursday 8am-5pm.

Are you an employer who is interested in attending the event?

Contact Thando Kunene at kunene@stolaf.edu to learn more about attending the event.