Jeff Stone’s Social Psychology of Attitudes course requires students to apply course material to real-life situations. Students in the class recently went out to the Tucson community to educate people about food insecurity on campus, and to request donations for UA’s Campus Pantry, whose mission is to alleviate hunger in the UA Wildcat community by providing food assistance to those in need. Students developed their own sales campaigns and took their campaign door-to-door. The results were impressive, collecting over 400 pounds of food and 200 in cash donations.
Elizabeth Glisky’s new Adult Development and Aging class this past Spring connected 20 senior undergrads with older adults in the Tucson community. The students visited with residents of retirement communities to learn about their lives.
HOW TO ARRANGE CREDIT FOR AN INTERNSHIP
If you want to earn academic credit for an internship, you will be responsible for much of the legwork. As part of earning credit for an internship you will also be required to complete written assignments as defined by your sponsor.
To make the process as smooth as possible, take the following steps in order: