The Center for Careers and Internships is having a second annual Tell Your Story Campaign that culminates in a drawing for a $500 flight gift card!
All you have to do to enter is complete your Handshake profile and have your résumé reviewed and approved by a CCI Peer Career Advisor (PCA) – (go/PCAs for their drop in hours) to have your résumé reviewed. The earlier you complete your profile and have an approved résumé, the more chances you will have to win!
To be entered to win, login to Handshake and complete these steps:
- Upload your approved résumé to Handshake.
- Add at least one Work Experience (volunteer experience counts!)
- Add at least one Extracurricular Activity (high school activities are OK!)
- Add at least one skill.
- Complete all questions on the “Career Interests” page (click on YourName>Career Interests)
Our first drawing is on Tuesday, February 11th, so don’t wait too long!
Drawings will be held every TUESDAY from 2/11- 3/24. There will be 6 $20 Middlebury Money gift cards and the Grand Prize is the $500 flight gift card.
Need help creating your first résumé? Our PCAs are here to help.
Create Your First College Résumé Workshops will be hosted during Feb Orientation at the following times:
- Friday, February 7 from 8:30-9:10 a.m. in Axinn 229
- Friday, February 7 from 9:15-9:55 a.m. in Axinn 229
- Friday, February 7 from 10:00-10:40 a.m. in Axinn 229
Interested in gaining the knowledge, skills and dispositions needed for a purposeful career in social impact? Host site 2020: Monterey, California. The Middlebury Social Impact Corps program connects students to social change with unique global internship opportunities. A select cohort of Middlebury College and MIIS graduate students are chosen and matched with a social enterprise or NGO for an eight-week summer internship. The experiential learning program focuses on six pillars: adaptability, commitment, inquiry, narrative, reflection, and partnership. In partnership with organizations, MSIC members gain knowledge, skills, and dispositions for purposeful careers in social impact.
2020 Middlebury Social Impact Corps Info Sessions
Tuesday, Feb 11, 2020: 4:30-5:30 p.m. at ADK Library
Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2020: 7-8:00 p.m. at ADK Library
Don’t forget to look up on Handshake for the hundreds of opportunities out there for internships and jobs in teh sectors you’re most interested in. Here are just a few:
Here is a cool opportunity with ECOAmeriCorps: https://middlebury.joinhandshake.com/jobs/3465206/share_preview
Corporate Affairs & Public Policy Consultancy Opportunity with Speyside Group: https://middlebury.joinhandshake.com/jobs/3412081/share_preview
Middlebury in DC Summer Internship: https://middlebury.joinhandshake.com/jobs/3498979/share_preview
Sam Shine Foundation Summer Conservation Intern-The Nature Conservancy: https://middlebury.joinhandshake.com/jobs/3498979/share_preview
Physical Scientist Intern in Seattle, WA with NOAA: https://middlebury.joinhandshake.com/jobs/3484759/share_preview
Public Lands & Climate Change Advocate Intern, Anchorage, AK with The National Audubon Society: https://middlebury.joinhandshake.com/jobs/3483855/share_preview
Farm-Based Education Summer Fellowship with Shelburne Farms: https://middlebury.joinhandshake.com/jobs/3458480/share_preview
Hear from Anthropology major, Global Health minor Harriet Napier on how she got from Midd to Liberia and what it’s like working in community health both domestically and abroad.
Cookies and lemonade will be provided
- WHERE: Adirondack House Library
- WHEN: Tuesday, January 28, 2020 at 4:30 PM
Forbes Tate Partners (FTP) is a full-service public affairs consultancy, specializing in bipartisan government relations, federal & state lobbying, strategic communications, grassroots advocacy, corporate growth and change, and fundraising and development.
We are currently seeking energetic and proactive full-time or part-time interns to join our team and help support our rapidly growing public affairs practice. This could be great for any graduating Feb’s this spring!
The FTP internship program offers students and recent graduates substantive, practical and hands-on experience working at the nexus between the public and private sectors. Our program exposes interns to the daily workings of a highly reputable government relations and public affairs firm and affords them the opportunity to work specifically with our Public Affairs team. Interns will conduct research, write analyses, draft media content (including social media posts), prepare memos for meetings, and assist principals with client-facing projects. Interns will also work with FTP’s Operations team and gain experience preparing for and attending events, answering phones, and delivering packages to clients and Capitol Hill offices on an as-needed basis.
Ideal applicants have experience in media, communications, federal government, or public policy. They must have a keen attention to detail and exceptional writing abilities and interpersonal skills. Political experience, including work on Capitol Hill, within the executive branch, in-state/district offices or political campaigns, is preferred. FTP is an equal opportunity employer committed to building and maintaining an inclusive and diverse work environment. Diverse candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. Students enrolled in semester and/or quarter programs may apply.
Interested candidates should send a resume, cover letter, and two writing samples (1-3 pages) to email@example.com, Attn: Intern Program Director.
Let me know if you apply and I can connect you with the alum who shared the opportunity.
The James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies (CNS) at the Middlebury Institute is now accepting applications for its paid summer internship program. This is a high-value internship that involves formal curriculum and training, as well as practical experiential education working on important public policy projects with CNS experts. CNS has been gracious enough to designate multiple positions within their highly competitive internship program specifically for Middlebury students. If you’re interested in nonproliferation studies, or are considering careers in public policy, you should consider this important opportunity to build your resume and enjoy a nice summer in California.
The application deadline this year is February 14 and graduating seniors can apply. Apply in Handshake HERE
Join this virtual event to learn more about this organization. Venture for America is creating economic opportunity in American cities by mobilizing the next generation of entrepreneurs and equipping them with the skills and resources they need to create jobs.
Click HERE to go to the Zoom link inside Handshake
Whether you are a graduating senior or just looking for an internship and interested in staying in Vermont, the Vermont Business for Social Responsibility (VBSR) has excellent resources for paid internships and member job listings. VBSR “is a statewide, nonprofit business association with a mission to foster a business ethic in Vermont that recognizes the opportunity and responsibility of the business community to set a high standard for protecting the natural, human, and economic environments of our citizens.
Check out their resources for paid internships HERE.
Check out their resources for member job listings HERE.
Just a reminder that “Farm to Plate is Vermont’s food system plan being implemented statewide to increase economic development and jobs in the farm and food sector and improve access to healthy local food for all Vermonters.” They also have wonderful resources including a Vermont food systems job listing online HERE. For those of you looking to stay in Vermont after graduation, this is a great resource!
There are so many really cool jobs and internships in the areas of social impact, check them out HERE on Handshake. I’ve sorted them based on application expiration dates.