Monday, September 11, 2017

The Harrisburg Internship Semester (Spring 2018)

Applications are now being accepted for The Harrisburg Internship Semester (THIS) for Spring 2018.

The Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PASSHE) sponsors a semester-long internship program for outstanding undergraduate students from the 14 PASSHE universities. Interns are appointed and serve for one regular semester (either Fall or Spring). The internship program provides students with a meaningful professional assignment as well as an enriching academic experience. Students also participate in an internship seminar that meets at the Dixon University Center and is supervised by a resident faculty member. The seminar integrates each student's work experience with a rigorous academic component. Students earn a total of 15 credits for the internship plus seminar. THIS offers a stipend to cover student expenses.

The Harrisburg Internship Semester is recommended for students who have completed their junior year of studies and is only available for students who can use the internship credits within their own program of study.

For information and/or application materials, please contact Professor Holoviak, Kutztown Campus Coordinator for THIS, at holoviak[at]kutztown.edu.

The campus deadline for completed applications including current resume, two letters of recommendation, application, unofficial transcripts, and writing sample is Friday, October 6.

Writing sample and resume must be sent electronically as .doc files.

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

KU Office of Grants & Sponsored Projects Internship (Fall 2017)

Kutztown University's Office of Grants and Sponsored Projects seeks an intern who will be responsible for assisting office staff with data entry and clean up, procedure development, and process flow chart. The intern will also gain a strong understanding of federal and state grant programs, higher education, and not-for-profit grant development and research systems. Contact Sonya Smith, Assistant Director of Grants and Sponsored Projects, at ssmith[at]kutztown.edu for more information.

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

City Internships (ongoing)

City Internships provides immersive experiential education programs for college students and recent graduates. 

Their Global Explorer Program centers around an internship placement with a leading company, accompanied by a comprehensive series classes, workshops and networking events optimized to enhance a student's commercial awareness and employability.

For more information and to apply, click here.

Saturday, March 25, 2017

Kutztown Community Library Internship (Summer/Fall 2017)

The Kutztown Community Library offers an internship for Professional Writing students.

Purpose: To offer an opportunity for a Professional Writing student to acquire practical experience while developing their portfolio. Intern will create and publish written materials that support and promote the Library’s programs, collection of materials, and services through press and online presences.

Setting: Kutztown Community Library is a member of the Berks County Public Libraries system. It is a medium-sized public library with over 29,000 items in the collection that serves a service population of 17,121

Salary: Unpaid

Hours: To be arranged

Duties:
  1. Research, draft, and edit articles or press releases for the library’s newsletter and local publications to promote programs, materials, and services at the library
  2. Develop and maintain online outreach by writing and posting articles and photographs via the KCL website, e-newsletter, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
  3. Contribute, manage, or edit library publications which include newsletters, handouts, reports, and materials for special events through writing, researching, editing, and layout
  4. Create short write-ups describing event for submission to Community Events calendars
  5. Other duties as assigned
Qualifications: Candidate should be a current student in Professional Writing Program or equivalent

Skills: Strong writing and editing skills, proficient in Microsoft Office, reliable, detail oriented, able to handle multiple tasks, and strong interpersonal skills

To Apply: Email cover letter, resume, writing sample to Janet Yost, Library Director at kutztownpl[at]berks.lib.pa.us

Clearances required: PA Child Abuse History Clearance, PA Criminal Background Check, and FBI Criminal Background Check

Friday, March 24, 2017

Glatfelter Insurance Group Internship (Summer 2017)

If you are searching for an exciting summer internship that can help you gain experience in videos, social media, public relations, advertising, augmented reality and more, Glatfelter Insurance Group is currently seeking an intern who is available for 12 weeks in summer 2017. Students who have finished at least two years of college with a major in marketing, public relations or other related majors are encouraged to apply. Visit their website for more information.

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

EDSI Career Resource Center Navigator Internship (ongoing)

Do you have a passion for making a difference in someone’s life? Are you looking for an opportunity to use your background and empathetic nature to work for a progressive, forward-thinking and family-owned company where creativity is encouraged?

EDSI are seeking a dynamic, team-oriented and caring intern that is in a four-year undergraduate degree program or a recent college graduate to join our spirited team. The length of the internship is 16-20 hours per week for 12-15 weeks beginning in the Summer and/or the Fall. As an intern, you will have the opportunity to play an active role in workforce development at one of EDSI’s program offices. You will be paired with a mentor in your assigned office and work on projects and learning goals that are meaningful to you.

Interested? Send resume and cover letter to jharris2[at]edisolutions[dot]com, and apply here.

Turn5, Freelance Writing Opportunity (ongoing)

Turn5 is looking for automotive enthusiasts of any variety to develop original content, specifically product descriptions, for their websites, including:


Basic knowledge of mechanics is required. All content would be proofed and edited prior to publication on the site. This is a paid freelance position.

For more information, contact Amy Patt, SEO Marketing Intern, at amy.patt[at]turn5[dot]com.