Humanities@Work connects Case Western Reserve University humanities students with corporate, government, nonprofit, and other partners through community discussions, networking events, and paid career opportunities. Humanities@Work is sponsored by the College of Arts and Sciences and the Baker-Nord Center for the Humanities and in collaboration with the CWRU Career Center, the Office of Corporate Relations, and the Office of Government and Community Relations.

Please note: This site only has information about undergraduate programming at the Baker-Nord Center.  For information on all of the center’s programming, including public events, faculty funding, and endowed lectures, please visit the Baker-Nord Center’s website, bakernord.case.edu.

Summer Internships at WVIZ IdeaStream

IdeaStream is the home of WVIZ Cleveland TV,  90.3 NPR, and Classical 104.9.  And they're offering summer internships in: TV and Radio Porduction, Multimedia Journalism, Cultural Development, Communications, and more. If you want to work at IdeaStream, you should also apply for our Humanities@Work stipends, which can help fund...

Work at the Cleveland History Museum!

Western Reserve Historical Society offers internships at the Cleveand History Museum and Hale Farm.  Students can work during the semester, or during the summer.  If you are a humanities major, you might also qualify for a Humanities@Work stipend so that you can receive funding for your work at the...

Career Connections Downtown!

The Baker-Nord Center will sponsor 10 humanities students to attend Career Connections, a new networking event hosted by the Cleveland Leadership Institute. The event is being held on Tuesday, March 19, 2019 from 3 - 7 pm, at the CPL Downtown Main Branch (525 Superior Ave. Cleveland, OH 44114). ...

H@W Spring Meetups

Spring Meetups Collaborative working lunches where you can talk through your vision for the future career and design an individualized plan for taking your next steps. The Humanities Meetups are offered by Lisa Grisez-Shullick, Assistant Director, Student Experience Post Graduate Planning & Experiential Education, and Brian Clites, Associate Director of...

CMA & KSL Collage Contest!

Saturday, April 6! The Kelvin Smith Library and the Department of Art History and Art are teaming up to host an image mash-up/collage-making day, with judging by art history faculty and monetary prizes! We will be using the newly available, high-quality, Open Access images from the Cleveland Museum of...

H@W Networking Luncheon: PR!

Crisis communication, publicity and promotions...have you ever wondered what it would be like to support an organization using strengths in written and spoken word? The Baker-Nord Center and Post-Graduate Planning & Experiential Education invite you to a Humanities@Work event offering insights about the field of public relations. Two public...

Funding for Creative Projects!

Did you know that the university has an office dedicated solely to supporting undergraduate creativity?  We do! And they want to support more humanities and social science students. "SOURCE" is the Office for Support Of Undergraduate Research & Creative Endeavors. This week, SOURCE's Director, Sheila Pedigo, is offering a...

Consulting Club – Calling all Majors!

The first meeting of the Undergraduate Consulting Club will be Thursday, February 7, 2019, 5:30 p.m. in PBL 03. This is open to undergraduate students from ALL academic disciplines. In this first meeting they will introduce consulting (e.g., what is it) and why it is a viable career path...

New Pre-Collegiate Program

CWRU is now offering a new immersive summer experience for high school students, including a hands-on cirriculum in Social Justice. June 23 - July 13, 2019. Summer students will engage in college-level conversations and activities, taught by CWRU faculty, but without the pressure of grades and exams. Live and eat...

Student Event with Claudia Rankine

Award-winning poet Claudia Rankine will be speaking at CWRU on Thursday, January 24 at the Maltz Performing Arts Center, from 10:30 - 11:30 AM. Claudia Rankine is the author of Citizen: An American Lyric and four previous books, including Don’t Let Me Be Lonely: An American Lyric. A provocative meditation on race, Citizen recounts mounting...