Learning in Action

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What is Learning in Action?

Learning in Action is the tool that helps students open the door to a world of experiences beyond the classroom. Discover opportunities on campus, in the community-at-large, and beyond. Capture out-of-class experiences in a single place.

It’s all just a click away: Learning in Action

What can Learning in Action do for you?

  • Gain hands-on experience in your area of interest
  • Apply to hundreds of opportunities in a single place
  • Network with community partners

How can Learning in Action benefit you?

  • Build connections between the theory of your courses and its application outside the classroom
  • Harness your academic experience to make a positive impact in your community
  • Learn directly from professionals and experts in your area of interest
  • Articulate the skills you have developed from your co-curricular activities
  • Develop a stronger sense of what you want out of a career; discover what you are passionate about!

How to use Learning in Action:

Students

  1. From the Learning in Action homepage, select Students from the menu bar at the top of the page (if you are accessing the site on a mobile device, you can find Students by clicking on the three lines at the top righthand corner of the screen).

  2. Sign in using your five-letter network name (just the letters, do not add '@stu.ca') and your network password.

  3. Use the green left-hand navigation bar to browse the site. Consult the following videos and PDF for further details:

Tutorial Video

How to search for internships in Learning in Action.

Tutorial Video

How to apply for internships in Learning in Action.

Tutorial Video

How to complete the goal-setting worksheet in Learning in Action.

Tutorial Video

How to track your internship hours in Learning in Action.

Employers

  1. If you haven’t previously registered for an account on Learning in Action, this is your first step. From the Learning in Action homepage, select Employers > Employer Registration from the menu bar at the top of the page. Your registration will be approved in 2-3 business days.

  2. Once registered on Learning in Action, you will be able to post opportunities. Consult the following resources for further details: Creating an Internship Opportunity (PDF)

Tutorial Video for Employers

How to create an internship opportunity in Learning in Action.

Questions?
Reach out to learninginaction@stu.ca.