Volunteering

GHs student voluneers with Iowa UNA

A Global Health Studies major volunteers with the Iowa United Nations Association

 

Volunteering strengthens students' learning opportunities by connecting the University's teaching, research and service mission to community needs and strengths.  Volunteering also allows students to explore their interests and develop their skill sets while giving back to the community.

 

See the UI Pomerantz Career Center's  Volunteer & Service Learning Opportunites website, 
and the UI Center for Student Involvement & Leadership (CSIL) Service website for more info. 

 

Global Health-themed Volunteer Opportunities
https://clas.uiowa.edu/global-health-studies/careers-global-health
Students can explore global health organizations' websites to find volunteer opportunities with those organizations.

Internationally-focused Volunteer Opportunities in Iowa
International Organizations in Iowa
Students can explore individual websites for possible volunteer opportunities.

UI Alumni Association Student Volunteer Service Trips
https://www.foriowa.org/student-opportunities/
Each summer, teams travel to Romania or Ecuador to improve the lives of disadvantaged children.  Some scholarships available. 

World Wide Opportunities on Organic Farms (WWOOF)
http://wwoof.net/
Linking volunteers with organic farms and growers.

    

The Global Health Studies Program is in no way responsible for, nor has control of, the content of any external websites nor do we endorse any commercial products, services or websites. You should always research any opportunity thoroughly.