Do you have a passion for human rights or want to work for an employer that values diversity, equity, and inclusion, but not sure where to start? Check out the next career exploration event from University Career Services! All students are invited to attend one or more of the four Social Justice Career Day sessions. Learn more at

Social Justice Career Day

October 12, 2022


A Career With Purpose

10:30-noon (virtual)

To kick off Social Justice Careers Day, join this engaging conversation to learn about the importance of aligning your values with your career goals. This two-part event will feature a speaker and a group of panelists who will share how they found their professional purpose. This event is co-sponsored by the Center for the Advancement of Well-Being.


Advocacy Work is Liberation

1:00-2:00pm (virtual)

You can help create a more free, just, and equitable world by supporting causes that are meaningful to you. Get inspired by our panel of advocates to figure out if you want to address pressing issues through your work or personal life. This event is co-sponsored by the Center for Culture, Equity, and Empowerment.


Beyond Diversity Statements: Employers Committed to Equity & Inclusion

3:30-4:30pm (SUB 1 room 3400)

Join this session to meet employers who model Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI) in their hiring practices, office policies, and workplace culture, and learn how you can identify additional employers that are similarly committed.


Your Voice, Your Vote, Your Vocation

5:30-6:30pm (SUB 1 room 3400)

Voter rights and efforts to combat voter suppression are now critical issues. Community leaders, elected officials, and employers will discuss their efforts to increase engagement in the voting process and ways for you to turn your interest in this issue into a volunteer role or career.

Rachel E. Lindsey, M.A, M.Ed.

Pronouns: she/her/hers

Assistant Director, Career Education

George Mason University | University Career Services

SUB I, 3400

4400 University Dr, MSN 3B6

Fairfax, VA 22030

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