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Jandon Center for Community Engagement

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Advancing Social Equity and Supporting Healthy Communities

The Jandon Center engages faculty, students and community partners on social-change projects that tackle community-driven goals. Through experiential learning and scholarship, students build essential capacities in critical thinking while providing significant leadership on urgent, complex issues facing communities and society.

​​AmeriCorps VISTA Opportunity

AmeriCorps VISTA applications are currently being accepted for a STEM Outreach VISTA position at the Jandon Center beginning in August 2018. This position is co-administered by the Jandon Center and the Campus Compact of Southern New England. The main goal of the position is to implement and improve specific social and educational outcomes in public schools. See the STEM Outreach VISTA job description and application information.

Making a Difference in the Community

By the Numbers

200+ Smith students provide 10,000 hours of community service per year. 100+ students partner with 10 local agencies on volunteer projects. 200+ students support STEM teaching in K-12 schools, adult literacy programs and nonprofits. 45 students are placed in apprenticeships in 5 major cities and the Pioneer Valley.

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Jandon Center for Community Engagement

Wright Hall
Smith College
Northampton, MA 01063

Phone: 413-585-3060
Fax: 413-585-3068