Check out the over 40 summer internships and jobs listed in Handshake with application deadlines between March 18 and March 25th. Don’t wait and check them out HERE!
Though winter has a hold on Vermont, there are only 118 days until the summer’s adventures on Damariscotta Lake, ME begin. Come join us as we share memories and make plans for an amazing summer. Kieve-Wavus veterans as well as newcomers interested in learning more about this remarkable opportunity are welcome to join. Past summer counselors will be on hand to help answer questions, along with Kirstie Truluck, Wavus Camp for Girls Director.
WHEN: Tuesday, March 19th 2019 from 5-7PM
WHERE: Rm. 303 – McCardell Bicentennial Hall
RSVP on Handshake for the event HERE.
Contact Kirstie Truluck, Wavus Camp for Girls Director if you are interested but cannot make the event: firstname.lastname@example.org
APPLICATION DEADLINE HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO 3/31
This internship is perfect for undeclared students! It involves TRAVEL, EDUCATION, TECHNOLOGY and SPANISH. They are accepting 7 Spanish speaking students for this program. DON’T MISS THIS OPPORTUNITY!
Team4Tech works to advance the quality of education in developing countries by connecting technology volunteers and solutions with high impact non-profit organizations. They guide volunteer interns through four to six weeks of preparation based in human-centered design principles, followed by three to four weeks of in-country immersive service learning that leverages their skills and passions to make a difference in education. Over the past five years, Team4Tech has implemented over 50 projects with more than 400 volunteers from 15 leading tech companies and universities, reaching 45,000 students and teachers.
During the summer of 2018, 10 volunteer interns from Middlebury College provided technology support and training for TeachUNITED (TU) teacher trainers, participating teachers, and community partners. They delivered 4 workshops, updated the software on 100 tablets, trained the TU staff on new hardware and software, and filmed and produced a marketing video to promote TU.
Shelburne Farms is seeking a summer-season, Middlebury student interested in learning from and working alongside their farm-based education programs and staff. The student will live onsite and is immersed in the daily rhythms of the farm and the cycle of the seasons. Farm-Based Camp Educators team-teach up to 9 weeks of their summer camp program.
They offer day camps for ages 4-14, and overnight camps for ages 12-17, which provide youth with opportunities to engage in their food system, build relationships with peers, and explore natural communities.
Mentorship will be provided by education staff members; a variety of texts and resources; and through independent reflection.
Learn more in Handshake. Deadline 3/31.
CCI has $1000 and $3000 grants available for students with unpaid summer internships!
Funding Application Deadline: April 14.
You must have secured and accepted your internship before applying for funding. You may not switch internships after you have applied for funding. Requirements include an essay, budget, funding agreement, and approved resume.
Don’t wait; visit Quick Questions for resume approval.
Make an appointment through Handshake to discuss your plans with a CCI advisor. Appointments are required for First-Year Explore applicants and strongly encouraged for all other applicants. CCI appointments and resume approvals must be complete by April 7.
Instructions, forms, and Frequently Asked Questions are available at go/summerfunding.
All funding applications will be reviewed after April 14. Funding notifications will be emailed on May 1.
Need help with your internship search? Did you know there are over 1700 paid and unpaid internship on Handshake?
See CCI’s Top 10 Tips for Finding an Internship, visit
Quick Questions, or make an appointment with a CCI advisor.
CCI can’t wait to hear about your summer plans!
Here is the weekly LINK on Handshake to educational opportunities with deadlines coming this week of March 11 through March 18. There are so many great opportunities, and here are a few examples:
On Thursday, March 14, seven Middlebury grads who majored in ENAM will return to campus for the English and American Literatures Field Guide. Panelists represent a variety of different areas from educational access, consulting and teaching to environmental law to public radio.
- Register here for the: Career Panel and Dinner (Thursday, March 14 at 5:30pm in Atwater Dining)
- Register here to talk: One-on-One Career Conversations (Friday, March 15 9:30am-noon at the CCI)
Find out how they went from campus to career. ALL majors/minors and class years welcome.
On Thursday, March 14, seven amazing Middlebury grads who majored in ENAM will return to campus for the English and American Literatures Field Guide.
On Thursday evening at 5pm in Atwater Dining, alums will participate in a panel discussing their career paths. This will be followed by an informal dinner.
Friday morning, alums will hold one-on-one career conversations with students at the Center for Careers and Internships. Students can sign up in Handshake.
Alumni returning to campus:
Joshua Axelrod ‘05
Environmental Law and Policy Consultant, Natural Resource Defense Council
Angela Evancie ‘09
Host of Brave Little State Podcast, Vermont Public Radio
Emily Lackey ‘06
Shanta Lindo ‘10
National Director of Career Programs, Posse Foundation
Chip Franklin ‘02
Consultant/Principal, Earthworm Advisors
Paulina Murton ‘03
Senior Director of Middle School Programs, Breakthrough Greater Boston
Nike Power ‘14
Studio Analyst, Amazon Studios
Middlebury Alternative Breaks is recruiting leaders for next year’s MAlt trips! MAlt provides student-designed, student-led volunteer service trips for students over Feb. Break. Previous trips have focused on diverse topics including food systems, education, environmental justice, and poverty alleviation. If you are interested in leading your peers in a week of immersive volunteer service and education around a particular social justice issue then consider applying to lead a trip!
Find the leader application and more information at go/malt.
Applications due March 22, 2019
The MAlt Executive Board will provide helpful tips about crafting a strong leader application! The Board will also expand on how to design service learning opportunities in thoughtful/critical ways by examining our own identities/privilege and how varying levels of systemic, historical, geographical context may reinforce social issues.
There is a rich variety of teaching opportunities in Handshake with deadlines for jobs and internships. Check them out HERE. Check out 2 events this coming Monday, March 11th:
–> The Northeast Recruiter for Urban Teachers, Torin Peterson, will be stopping by Middlebury on Monday March 11th between 1:00-6:00PM, and would love to have a 30-minute “coffee chat” with you in Crossroads! Nothing formal, just a chance for Torin to get to know you a bit more and for you to get answers about the program, the application process, and more. To set up a time, RSVP on Handshake HERE and Torin will be in touch. Apply to them on Handshake HERE.
–> Join Carney, Sandoe & Associates for an info session about working in K-12 private, independent schools across the country. They will be here on campus March 11 from 7:00-8:00pm at The Franklin Environmental Center in Hillcrest. Apply to them on Handshake HERE.