Welcome to the Human Services Program!
The Human Services major prepares students for careers in social change by providing students with the theoretical and skill-based background necessary for practice and research.
Students take academically rigorous courses relevant to the field while honing their skills through our extensive experiential educational opportunities. Through courses, service-learning, co-op and internships, students acquire professional skills related to counseling, nonprofit management, political advocacy, and organizational and community development.
Favianna Rodriguez is an interdisciplinary artist based in Oakland, California. In 2013 Favianna co-founded CultureStrike, a network of cultural workers that call for migrants rights by creative positive narratives around migration. Favianna is one of the most engaged & visionary artists of our time. She is a creative citizen, an artist, organizer, entrepreneur, a change…
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Women in Public Office: Challenges, Progress & Impact Mon. Sept. 21st, 2015, 5:30-6:45 pm | Curry Student Center Ballroom Northeastern University, 360 Huntington Ave. Boston, MA 02115 Please join us for an in-depth conversation about the challenges, risks, and rewards of being a woman elected leader today. RSVP encouraged. No charge for current NU…
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How co-op helped me discover my passion
I am currently working as an intern for Scholar Athletes as my first co-op experience at Northeastern. My job involves serving the many communities around Boston through my work as a tutor/mentor for urban youth in various Boston Public High Schools, in addition to completing various administrative ...