We are always looking for faculty to collaborate we can move students towards their exceptional life outcomes. Let us know how we can support you. We are here to complement and enhance your work with students.

Sign Up for Classroom Presentations

The IDEA Center is available to provide professional development presentations for students in your class or program. Our purpose is to guide students to discover their calling through engagement with academic, experiential, and professional pursuits. Our end goal is for students to achieve exceptional life outcomes.

Please provide at least 1 week notice in order for us to effectively execute your presentation request. Sign up for specific topics here.

IDEA Center Resources to Faculty

The IDEA Center offers a variety of resources to share with your students. Faculty can utilize these resources to build a better outcome for Fox students. Use these resources to help reach our goal of driving student success.

CAP Coaches

CAP Coaches assist students with course schedules, major selection, and General Education requirements, helping students stay on track toward graduation. We also direct students to resources that aid them in discovering their purpose through career mapping and connect them with internships and other potential work experiences.

Faculty members are the primary advisors for our students and your expertise is invaluable. CAP Coaches will partner with you equipping students to understand the big picture of how their academic pursuits and career goals work together to shape their success. Our CAP Coaches work closely with faculty to offer expertise, build on ideas, and to better serve our students


If you would like an oppotunity to be posted in Handshake, contact our office for assistance.

Contact the IDEA Center at idea@georgefox.edu or 503-554-2330


We encourage faculty to stay up date with IDEA Center-hosted events. These events are intended to expand students’ career opportunities and propel them towards their exceptional life outcomes.

Upcoming Events

Make an Internship or Job Opportunity Known

Do you know of an internship or job opportunity students can take advantage of? Send us an email to idea@georgefox.edu or call the IDEA Center at (503)554-2330 so we can post it!

Become A Faculty Instructor for Internships/Field Experience

Students have the opprortunity to apply for internship for credit and list a a faculty member of their choice as their Faculty Instructor. If you are listed as the Faculty Instructor or Faculty Advisor for a student who submits a learning contract for a Field Experience, you will receive a GFU: Intern Approval Required email from idea@georgefox.edu. To access the student's internship information, you can click on a link within the email. If you approve you will enter your initials for your e-signature. You can choose not to approve the internship for credit and the approval process will start over. Once all approvals are collected we will submit the learning contract to the Registrar’s Office.

Contact the IDEA Center regarding any questions related to the Handshake system.

For more details, read the the full faculty instructions