Some cities just tolerate their college populations, but Dubuque embraces its. There are no “town-gown” disputes here – instead, area economic development proponents actively work to cultivate relationships with its college residents.
- The Chamber throws an annual Welcome Back Bash with free food, live music and great giveaways from Dubuque businesses
- CEOs of local corporations host an annual panel and luncheon to share career advice with Clarke students
- The workforce development Internship Connect Web site coordinates internship opportunities throughout the city
- The Chamber’s Young Professionals of Dubuque hosts social events, networking opportunities and leadership development programs
The only way to truly experience Dubuque’s embracing character is to visit in person. Contact the Clarke admissions office today at (800)383-2345 or www.clarke.edu/visit to schedule a campus visit.