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Students

The Berkley Center offers a number of ways for students to get involved, including participating in fellowship programs; doing service work, taking courses, and conducting research through the Doyle Engaging Difference Program; and working as student assistants at the center. Explore our student opportunities and resources below.

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Doyle Global Dialogue students write reflections and create social media content on their interreligious and intercultural experiences abroad, and they provide feedback on the reflections of their colleagues around the world.

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A collaboration with the Center for Social Justice Research, Teaching and Service, the Education and Social Justice Project provides summer research fellowships to travel abroad for in-depth examinations of innovative initiatives, particularly within Jesuit secondary and post-secondary institutions.

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As part of a collaboration with the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting the Berkley Center selects one Georgetown student annually to receive a reporting fellowship. Projects investigate the religious dimension of an international issue, illuminating what is overlooked, untold, or misunderstood.

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Mackenzie Price

After the ESJ Project, I am very excited to write my sociology thesis. As taxing as interviews can be, I am excited to do my thesis because I know how to write a research paper. I know that I can do it.

Mackenzie Price

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The Pulitzer fellowship is something I'm going to look back on as one of the most formative experiences of my life. It's motivated me to amplify voices that have gone unheard, whether in a future career in journalism or through nonprofit work.

Julia Friedmann

Adam Barton

It is hard to emphasize enough how much the experience impacted me. I came into Georgetown not knowing that I cared about research, yet ESJ helped me discover this passion for research to effect social change.

Adam Barton

Education and Social Justice International Summer Research Fellowships 2021

The Berkley Center and Center for Social Justice, Research and Teaching announce a call for applications for summer 2021 fellowships. All Georgetown undergraduate students are welcome to apply. Applications will be accepted from Monday, September 28, 2020 until 5:00 p.m. EDT on Friday, October 30, 2020.

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