Take Advantage of all the Marxe School Has to Offer
Often it’s the time spent outside of the classroom that can add the most value to your university experience. That’s why the Austin W. Marxe School of Public and International Affairs offers numerous opportunities to gain work experience, study abroad, and network with classmates here in New York City and beyond. Want be a graduate assistant, study abroad, or join a student organization? Explore these and many other ways to complement your education.
The college experience shouldn’t be limited to classes and homework; join one of the Marxe School’s many student organizations and learn how to network, build leadership skills, and form relationships that can last a lifetime.
Each of our student clubs has its own Facebook page. We encourage you to “like” the page, and use it to sign up, engage, and maintain connections with other members.
Undergraduate and graduate students are encouraged to obtain public service experience by interning in government or the nonprofit sector. Students are eligible to earn academic credit for internships while developing employable skills and aptitudes.
All students are offered the opportunity to apply to nationally recognized professional organizations or to earn professional certifications. Each year, students are also encouraged to apply for funding to attend professional public policy and educational research conferences. Attending these conferences allows for networking with peers and faculty from other universities globally, and first-hand immersion in key public policy issues and research themes.