Working for Change Conference

Offered by : New College

Explore social justice-related pathways in the social services and non-profit sector. The Working for Change conference is a one-day event, organized by New College and the Career Centre. It includes a keynote address and a panel of community activists and innovators, along with interactive sessions with alumni working in the social sector and professional development workshops. It is an opportunity to translate your academic learning and passion for social justice into the world of work and engaged citizenship.


Click here to view a YouTube video of the 2014 Working for Change conference highlights.


Connect / Reflect / Project

  • Connect with students at all stages of the undergraduate experience from a variety of programs, and with former students now working with community-based and social service organizations. Learn from their experiences and share your own.
  • Identify the skills you have and those you need for success in the social sector. Explore academic, personal and professional opportunities that reflect your social justice values.


All Arts and Sciences students. Registration is required.

How to Participate

For more information about this activity or to indicate your interest, contact Muna-Udbi Ali, conference coordinator,