Building a Portfolio for Success Beyond the Classroom
Opportunities exist for strengthening your admission portfolio through experiences beyond the classroom.
Clinical Experience and Internship Resources at Union
- Union's Stanley R. Becker Career Center maintains alumni and internship databases.
- The Union's Kenney Community Center offers community programs on-site and maintains relationships with local community agencies for student placement at those agencies. Students should visit the Center at 257 Park Place or call 388-6609 for more information.
- The Health Care Practicum course (ISC 080) offered through the Health Professions Office accepts applications each term for placement in a local health care facility. Visit the Health Professions Office in Bailey Hall 101 for more information.
Local Community Opportunities
Local organizations offer a variety of opportunities for students to become involved in the community as well as gain health-related experience:
Alliance for Positive Health
American Heart Association
Capital District Hospice
CloverPatch PreSchool Program
Day Haven Adult Day Services
Rotterdam Volunteer EMS
Schenectady County Action Programs - Early Childhood Education Programs
Schenectady Community Home: Joan Nicole Prince Home
Schenectady Inner City Ministry