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It's Not Too Late to Register For A New PJS Intersession Course! The Social Fabric Initiative: Engaging Youth as Leaders and Changemakers

Wednesday, November 1, 2017


Introducing the Social Fabric Initiative (SFI), a new WorldLink project designed to build dense social networks among youth within San Diego county. The goal: to build more connected, peaceful communities by engaging diverse teams, made up of USD and local high school students, in solving problems they identify in their communities. 

Special Topics 494 - Youth Innovating for Community Solutions:

1-credit, undergraduate intersession course.

• Help catalyze the creation of dense social networks within San Diego county.
• Learn about what it takes to become emerging changemakers and change leaders.
• Develop leadership and project management skills through hands-on skill-building exercises.
• Experience a diverse lineup of site-visits to local organizations with big impact.

PJS 498 - Field-based Internship for the Social Fabric Initiative:

3-unit engaging and interactive internship focused on project management and leadership:

• Act as project lead to manage small teams of local high school youth to create impact.
• Work collaboratively to develop creative solutions to address community needs.
• Participate in Social Fabric Initiative Launch and Summit events.

Joan B. Kroc School of Peace Studies


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