Archive for Environment

May
08

Hey Students,

This is the last edition of CCI Connect! this semester.  Keep checking MOJO for jobs and internships!

Welcome to CCI Connect! Check out the newest internships, jobs, and CCI events postings and get started! As you browse the entries, clicking on the internship or job titles will bring you straight to the MOJO posting (you will need to sign in the first time); in many places, we’ve also provided a link to the organization. If you need help or want to talk through ideas and options, come to drop-ins hours at the Center for Careers & Internships (CCI) in Adirondack House every Monday-Friday from 2-5 p.m. No appointment necessary for drop-in hours!

What’s New in INTERNSHIPS:

  • Help the environment and use marketing and social media skills to develop an online marketing strategy for he RA-Cert division of the Rainforest Alliance, which certifies and verifies farms, forests, tourism operations and carbon projects to the most credible environmental and sustainability standards.  Apply to be the RA-Cert Intern, Digital Marketing and Social Media. (Deadline: 5/29)
  • Here are some great internships in the food business!  Good Tastes, Inc. is seeking rock-star Marketing Intern and  Supply Chain/Operations Intern who will take part in and learn about launching a new brand in their all-natural, preservative-free food inspired by traditional and authentic Latin American cuisine. (Deadline: 6/2)
  • There may be some late-breaking internships that did not get into this week’s CCI Connect so be sure to check them out! Search in MOJO for internships by “date posted.”
Image: a small, vintage woodcut of a pointing finger, pointing to this new paragraph INTERNSHIP APPLICATION DEADLINES THIS WEEK (May 11-17):
  • Come work for a family-owned prepared food company based in Middlebury focused on the expanding organic, gluten-free, premium health food marketplace. As the Marketing and Production Co-Manager of Heart to Hearth LLC, you’ll learn about marketing initiatives, product development, and production, and help us enhance our business model. (Deadline: 5/15)
  • Interested in socially responsible investing? Apply to be the summer Research Associate for EcoEnterprises Fund, which works to impact investing, support small businesses in the Americas, and bring sustainable economic/social benefits to local communities while preserving critical natural resource ecosystems.(Deadline: 5/15)

What’s New in JOBS:

  • Keep checking in MOJO and LACN!
Image: a small, vintage woodcut of a pointing finger, pointing to this new paragraph JOB APPLICATION DEADLINES THIS WEEK (May 11-17):
  • No job applications in this area this week.

This Week’s CCI Events:

No more CCI events this semester but check out this opportunity in Boston!

  •  Future CEO’s Non-Profit Superstars and Entrepreneurs! The Leadership Project is an immersive program that accelerates your leadership potential and fast-tracks your career whether you want to lead an organization or launch your own.  The conference in Boston will take place May 30-31.  Apply today or contact sgriesser@westwoodintl.com.

CCI Reminders and Related Notices:

  • Senior international students: You don’t need a job to apply for Optional Practical Training (OPT), but if you find a job in the U.S., you need OPT in order to start working in the U.S.!  It can take up to three months for OPT to be approved, so if there is a chance you will be working in the U.S. after graduation, apply for OPT now!  Visit GO/OPT for details and instructions.  ISSS is always happy to meet with you to discuss your options after graduation.  E-mail isss@middlebury.edu with questions or call 802-443-5858.
  • Got a phone interview coming up? Need a quiet, private space? You can reserve an interview room at CCI that comes with a secure landline. Call 443-1500 to reserve your space.
  • CCI has listings of the 2013 Summer Internships that Middlebury students participated in. Check them out for ideas and feel free to contact the student interns for additional information.
  • Follow CCI ON FACEBOOK for internship and job-related stories, news, tips, and more!
  • Remember to also check LACN (Liberal Arts Career Network) for hundreds of great internship and job postings! Log on to MOJO and on the MOJO homepage click “Jump to: LACN” to see many other opportunities just waiting for your application. Check back frequently.

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May
01

Hey Students,

Welcome to CCI Connect! Check out the newest internships, jobs, and CCI events postings and get started! As you browse the entries, clicking on the internship or job titles will bring you straight to the MOJO posting (you will need to sign in the first time); in many places, we’ve also provided a link to the organization. If you need help or want to talk through ideas and options, come to drop-ins hours at the Center for Careers & Internships (CCI) in Adirondack House every Monday-Friday from 2-5 p.m. No appointment necessary for drop-in hours!

What’s New in INTERNSHIPS:

  • As the Climate Change Intern  for Conservation International, you will work with the International Policy team to support work on climate change policy and strategic engagement in the preparation for upcoming major international meetings with implications for the conservation of natural capital, including UN Convention meetings (UNFCCC). (Deadline: 5/4)
  • Clean Marine Ecology is leveraging the natural gas boom to help ship owners convert their vessels to run off of liquid natural gas (LNG) using a proprietary financing mechanism. Learn more by interning as the Business Development Associate this summer. (Deadline: 5/10)
  • You could travel to Latin America this summer as the Translation and Management Intern for Good Point Recycling, a recognized leader in the USA electronics recycling field, and founder of “Fair Trade Recycling”.  Fluency in other languages a plus.  (Deadline: 6/10)
  • There may be some late-breaking internships that did not get into this week’s CCI Connect so be sure to check them out! Search in MOJO for internships by “date posted.”
Image: a small, vintage woodcut of a pointing finger, pointing to this new paragraph INTERNSHIP APPLICATION DEADLINES THIS WEEK (May 4-10):
  • As the Climate Change Intern  for Conservation International, you will work with the International Policy team to support work on climate change policy and strategic engagement in the preparation for upcoming major international meetings with implications for the conservation of natural capital, including UN Convention meetings (UNFCCC). (Deadline: 5/4)
  • Clean Marine Ecology is leveraging the natural gas boom to help ship owners convert their vessels to run off of liquid natural gas (LNG) using a proprietary financing mechanism. Learn more by interning as the Business Development Associate this summer. (Deadline: 5/10)

What’s New in JOBS:

  • The Dept. of Energy’s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy in Washington, D.C offers 2-year SunShot Science & Technology Policy Fellowships for future scientists and engineers interested in energy efficiency and renewable energy policy. Applications filled on a rolling basis.  (Deadline: 5/31)
Image: a small, vintage woodcut of a pointing finger, pointing to this new paragraph JOB APPLICATION DEADLINES THIS WEEK (May 4-10):
  • No job applications in this area this week.

This Week’s CCI Events:

  • Fri, May 2, 3-4:30 pm Internship Preparation Workshop Any student who is receiving summer internship funding from CCI and has not yet attended one of these mandatory meetings must attend this last meeting!  Last chance!    (Coltrane Lounge, Adirondack House)
  • Tues, May 6, 7-8 pm EPIC Information Session Come hear about employment opportunities at Epic, a healthcare software company with a major footprint in the U.S. Epic is currently hiring all majors for a wide variety of positions. (MBH 219)

CCI Reminders and Related Notices:

  • Got a phone interview coming up? Need a quiet, private space? You can reserve an interview room at CCI that comes with a secure landline. Call 443-1500 to reserve your space.
  • CCI has listings of the 2013 Summer Internships that Middlebury students participated in. Check them out for ideas and feel free to contact the student interns for additional information.
  • Follow CCI ON FACEBOOK for internship and job-related stories, news, tips, and more!
  • Remember to also check LACN (Liberal Arts Career Network) for hundreds of great internship and job postings! Log on to MOJO and on the MOJO homepage click “Jump to: LACN” to see many other opportunities just waiting for your application. Check back frequently.

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Apr
23

Hey Students,

Welcome to CCI Connect! Check out the newest internships, jobs, and CCI events postings and get started! As you browse the entries, clicking on the internship or job titles will bring you straight to the MOJO posting (you will need to sign in the first time); in many places, we’ve also provided a link to the organization. If you need help or want to talk through ideas and options, come to drop-ins hours at the Center for Careers & Internships (CCI) in Adirondack House every Monday-Friday from 2-5 p.m. No appointment necessary for drop-in hours!

What’s New in INTERNSHIPS:

  • There may be some late-breaking internships that did not get into this week’s CCI Connect so be sure to check them out! Search in MOJO for internships by “date posted.”
Image: a small, vintage woodcut of a pointing finger, pointing to this new paragraph INTERNSHIP APPLICATION DEADLINES THIS WEEK (April 27-May 3):
  • Last chance to apply for great paid Middlebury Foodworks Internships in Vermont or Louisville, KY.  Learn about and gain experience in food systems as they relate to public policy, education, agriculture, and more!  Search MOJO for Foodworks to see all the opportunities.  (Deadline: 4/27)
  • Want to protect cheetahs and other endangered African wildlife? This paid internship in Namibia is a one-in-a-million opportunity for a Midd conservation major or others with a passion for wildlife and travel. Apply now to be the Namibia Wildlife-Community Conservation Conflict Intern for Generation Awakening! (Deadline: 4/30)
  • As the Environmental Advocacy Intern at the Natural Resources Council of Maine, you’ll research environmental issues, draft reports for legislators and other policy-makers, and connect with environmentalists around the state to help protect and conserve Maine’s gorgeous landscape. (Deadline: 4/30)
  • Spend your summer with cows, chickens, pigs, draft horses and sheep as the Farm Intern or the Office Farm Business Intern at Mace Chasm Farm, LLC in the eastern Adirondacks. Offered by a Midd alum! (Deadline: 5/1)

What’s New in JOBS:

  • As the Coordinator of Planning & Reporting at Conservation International, you will be at the cutting edge with this nonprofit that applies innovations in science, economics, policy and community participation to protect the Earth’s biodiversity around the world. (Deadline: 4/27)
Image: a small, vintage woodcut of a pointing finger, pointing to this new paragraph JOB APPLICATION DEADLINES THIS WEEK (April 27-May 3):
  • The Center for Careers & Internships is seeking Peer Career Advisers to work in our office next year! This is great student job, where you’ll be trained, given lots of responsibility advising students and presenting workshops, and you’ll be gaining excellent experience for your own resume. Apply now! (Deadline: 4/27)
  • As the Coordinator of Planning & Reporting at Conservation International, you will be at the cutting edge with this nonprofit that applies innovations in science, economics, policy and community participation to protect the Earth’s biodiversity around the world. (Deadline: 4/27)

This Week’s CCI Events:

  • Mon, April 28, 6-7 pm Information Session: Addison County AmeriCorps VISTA Come learn about serving as a VISTA member for a year after your graduation helping to support schools and youth and fighting poverty in Addison County.  (Community Engagement, 118 South St.)
  • Tues, April 29, 9-10:30 am Internship Preparation Workshop Any student who is receiving summer internship funding from CCI must attend ONE of these meetings.  Also on April 30, and May 2. (Coltrane Lounge, Adirondack House)
  • Wed, April 30, 7-8:30 pm Internship Preparation Workshop Any student who is receiving summer internship funding from CCI must attend ONE of these meetings.  Also on April  29, and May 2. (Coltrane Lounge, Adirondack House)
  • Fri, May 2, 9:30-11 am Internship Preparation Workshop Any student who is receiving summer internship funding from CCI must attend ONE of these meetings.  Also on April  29, 30, and May 2. (Coltrane Lounge, Adirondack House)
  • Fri, May 2, 3-4:30 pm Internship Preparation Workshop Any student who is receiving summer internship funding from CCI must attend ONE of these meetings.  Also on April 29, 30, and May 2. (Coltrane Lounge, Adirondack House)

CCI Reminders and Related Notices:

  • Got a phone interview coming up? Need a quiet, private space? You can reserve an interview room at CCI that comes with a secure landline. Call 443-1500 to reserve your space.
  • CCI has listings of the 2013 Summer Internships that Middlebury students participated in. Check them out for ideas and feel free to contact the student interns for additional information.
  • Follow CCI ON FACEBOOK for internship and job-related stories, news, tips, and more!
  • If you are considering applying for a Fulbright, Watson, or British Scholarship in fall 2014, please note the upcoming Fellowship Meetings; Questions? Email Lisa Gates at fellowships@middlebury.edu
    Monday, April 28 6:30-7:30 pm Writing Proposals and Essays for the British Scholarships (Hillcrest 103)
    Thursday, May 1 6:30-7:30pmWriting Proposals for the Fulbright and Watson:  (Hillcrest 103)
  • Graduate Study at Oxford Information Sessions sponsored by the University of Oxford to be held in New York, April 30 and May 1.
  • New! The Huyck Preserve and Biological Research Station has two exciting employment opportunities for current and recent undergraduates interested in science and environmental education for summer 2014: Summer Environmental Educator and Residential Coordinator and Field Teaching Assistant (for Wildlife Ecology Research). For details and application, visit: www.huyckpreserve.org/jobs. Questions: dawn@huyckpreserve.org (Application deadline: 5/2)
  • Remember to also check LACN (Liberal Arts Career Network) for hundreds of great internship and job postings! Log on to MOJO and on the MOJO homepage click “Jump to: LACN” to see many other opportunities just waiting for your application. Check back frequently.

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Apr
17

Hey Students,

Welcome to CCI Connect! Check out the newest internships, jobs, and CCI events postings and get started! As you browse the entries, clicking on the internship or job titles will bring you straight to the MOJO posting (you will need to sign in the first time); in many places, we’ve also provided a link to the organization. If you need help or want to talk through ideas and options, come to drop-ins hours at the Center for Careers & Internships (CCI) in Adirondack House every Monday-Friday from 2-5 p.m. No appointment necessary for drop-in hours!

What’s New in INTERNSHIPS:

  • Interested in socially responsible investing?  Apply to be the summer Research Associate for EcoEnterprises Fund, which works to impact investing, support small businesses in the Americas, and bring sustainable economic/social benefits to local communities while preserving critical natural resource ecosystems.(Deadline: 5/15)
  • There may be some late-breaking internships that did not get into this week’s CCI Connect so be sure to check them out! Search in MOJO for internships by “date posted.”
Image: a small, vintage woodcut of a pointing finger, pointing to this new paragraph INTERNSHIP APPLICATION DEADLINES THIS WEEK (April 20-26):
  • No internship deadlines this week.

What’s New in JOBS:

  • The Center for Careers & Internships is seeking Peer Career Advisers to work in our office next year!  This is great student job, where you’ll be trained, given lots of responsibility advising students and presenting workshops, and you’ll be gaining excellent experience for your own resume.  Apply now! (Deadline: 4/27)
  • If you are an activist and want to put your values to work in life-after-Midd, then apply to be an Assistant Canvass Director for Grassroots Campaigns, Inc to run field campaigns on behalf of issue based organizations like Oxfam America, ACLU and The Nature Conservancy. (Deadline: 6/1)
Image: a small, vintage woodcut of a pointing finger, pointing to this new paragraph JOB APPLICATION DEADLINES THIS WEEK (April 20-26):
  • This 21 month position at Middlebury as the Sustainability Communication/Outreach Coordinator for the Franklin Environmental Center will have you involved in everything from communications to assessment to culture shifting. Apply now! (Deadline: 4/23)
  • As a U.S.PIRG Fellow with US Public Interest Research Group (US PIRG), you will receive the training you need to be public interest advocates and organizers. You will recruit and train activists, research problems, find practical solutions, demonstrate public support through media events, and lobby decision makers. (Deadline: 4/26)

This Week’s CCI Events:

CCI Reminders and Related Notices:

  • Got a phone interview coming up? Need a quiet, private space? You can reserve an interview room at CCI that comes with a secure landline. Call 443-1500 to reserve your space.
  • CCI has listings of the 2013 Summer Internships that Middlebury students participated in. Check them out for ideas and feel free to contact the student interns for additional information.
  • Follow CCI ON FACEBOOK for internship and job-related stories, news, tips, and more!
  • If you are considering applying for a Fulbright, Watson, or British Scholarship in fall 2014, please note: Preliminary applications due by Monday, April 21, 2014.
    Upcoming Spring Semester Fellowship Meetings and Deadlines: Writing Proposals and Essays for the British Scholarships: Monday, April 28 6:30-7:30 pm in Hillcrest 103; Writing Proposals for the Fulbright and Watson: Thursday, May 1 6:30-7:30pm in Hillcrest 103. For questions, email Lisa Gates at fellowships@middlebury.edu. (Deadline: 4/21)
  • New! Apply for a student job next year as a Center for Careers & Internship’s Peer Career Adviser!  See above in “What’s New in Jobs” section.  (Deadline: 4/27)
  • Graduate Study at Oxford Information Sessions sponsored by the University of Oxford to be held in New York, April 30 and May 1.
  • New! The Huyck Preserve and Biological Research Station has two exciting employment opportunities for current and recent undergraduates interested in science and environmental education for summer 2014: Summer Environmental Educator and Residential Coordinator and Field Teaching Assistant (for Wildlife Ecology Research). For details and application, visit: www.huyckpreserve.org/jobs. Questions: dawn@huyckpreserve.org (Application deadline: 5/2) 
  • Remember to also check LACN (Liberal Arts Career Network) for hundreds of great internship and job postings! Log on to MOJO and on the MOJO homepage click “Jump to: LACN” to see many other opportunities just waiting for your application. Check back frequently.

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Apr
10

Hey Students,

Welcome to CCI Connect! Check out the newest internships, jobs, and CCI events postings and get started! As you browse the entries, clicking on the internship or job titles will bring you straight to the MOJO posting (you will need to sign in the first time); in many places, we’ve also provided a link to the organization. If you need help or want to talk through ideas and options, come to drop-ins hours at the Center for Careers & Internships (CCI) in Adirondack House every Monday-Friday from 2-5 p.m. No appointment necessary for drop-in hours!

What’s New in INTERNSHIPS:

  • There may be some late-breaking internships that did not get into this week’s CCI Connect so be sure to check them out! Search in MOJO for internships by “date posted.”
Image: a small, vintage woodcut of a pointing finger, pointing to this new paragraph INTERNSHIP APPLICATION DEADLINES THIS WEEK (April 13-19):
  • Combine your interest in business with your passion to work for environmental causes by demonstrating the return on investment for the 1100 businesses worldwide who give 1% of their profits to further environmental causes as the Business Case and Partnernships Intern for 1% for the Planet. (Deadline: 4/15)
  • Fascinating position combining business and the environment! As the Inovus Solar Sales & Marketing Intern at Mack Molding, research and develop a sales and marketing strategy to sell solar-powered light poles into the college/university market. Offered by a Midd alum! (Deadline: 4/15)
  • Here’s your energy/solar internship that will also use your exceptional writing skills. Apply to be the Research & Communications Intern this summer at the Middlebury start-up, Faraday. (Deadline: 4/15)

What’s New in JOBS:

  • This 21 month position at Middlebury as the Sustainability Communication/Outreach Coordinator for the Franklin Environmental Center will have you involved in everything from communications to assessment to culture shifting.  Apply now!  (Deadline: 4/23) 
  • Biology or botany background and would love to live in Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom?  Work for this great seed company, High Mowing Organic Seeds, as their Quality Control Lab Specialist! (Deadline: 4/30)
  • As a Solar Advisor for SunCommon, you will educate and consult with customers to help them reach their solar goals.  If you are interested in solar energy and are a people person, consider this great opportunity!   (Deadline: 5/8)
Image: a small, vintage woodcut of a pointing finger, pointing to this new paragraph JOB APPLICATION DEADLINES THIS WEEK (April 13-19):
  • As a Peace Corps Volunteer, you’ll be working on sustainable development anywhere in the world and getting the best experience you can get after college. Seeking to fill positions in business, health, education, agriculture, the environment, information technology, construction, and community development! (Deadline: 4/15)
  • Here’s a full-time, short-term dream job! Help support energy efficiency and sustainability efforts in the federal government as the Environmental Analyst (Entry-level) at Eastern Research Group, Inc. You’ll track and report energy and water data, maintain databases of building performance information, and write reports and outreach materials to promote green building achievements. (Deadline: 4/15)
  • If you’re an entrepreneur and you dream about fly fishing when you’re not on the river, maybe you should apply to be the Associate Business Manager for Cheeky Fly Fishing. Deadline: 4/15)

This Week’s CCI Events:

  • Mon, April 14, 12-1:30 pm Career Conversation and Lunch with Christine Vachon, Independent Filmmaker  CCI and Film & Media Studies will host an intimate career conversation with acclaimed independent film producer Christine Vachon of Killer Films . Lunch will be served. RSVP on MOJO by April 11! Her most recent film, Kill Your Darlings, will screen on Sunday, April 13 at 7:30pm in Dana Auditorium. (Axinn 001)
  • Mon, April 14, 6-7:00 pm Tuck Business Bridge Information Session Learn about this intense four-week summer immersion program at Dartmouth’s Tuck School of Business designed to give top liberal arts and science undergrads practical, marketable business skills – particularly relevant in today’s job market. (MBH 219)
  • Tues, April 15, 4:30-5:30 pm From Student to Staff : The 411 on Working at Middlebury after Graduation Come hear from a panel of alumni who decided to return to the College after graduating about the joys and challenges of transitioning from being a Middlebury student to being a Middlebury staff member.  For questions, contact Kya at yadetoro@middlebury.edu (Axinn 229) 
  • Tues, April 15, 4:30-5:30 pm LinkedIn: Everything You Need to Know This workshop will help you build a great student online LinkedIn profile and develop new research skills and strategies for finding amazing alumni connections and opportunities for preparing for ‘life after Middlebury’. (Hillcrest 103)
  • Wed, April 16, 2-3 pm Go Government Webinar:What to Expect from the Federal Hiring Process Learn how to develop a strong personal brand and market yourself to land the federal job or internship of your dreams. (Axinn 232)
  • Thurs, April 17, 3-4 pm Young Economists at the IMF: Career Conversation with Markus Rodlauer, P’16, Deputy Director, Asia and Pacific Departments, International Monetary Funds. For students interested in international economic development and working at the IMF.  (Adirondack House Library)

CCI Reminders and Related Notices:

  • Got a phone interview coming up? Need a quiet, private space? You can reserve an interview room at CCI that comes with a secure landline. Call 443-1500 to reserve your space.
  • CCI has listings of the 2013 Summer Internships that Middlebury students participated in. Check them out for ideas and feel free to contact the student interns for additional information.
  • Follow CCI ON FACEBOOK for internship and job-related stories, news, tips, and more!
  • Graduate Study at Oxford Information Sessions sponsored by the University of Oxford to be held in New York, April 30 and May 1.
  • If you are considering applying for a Fulbright, Watson, or British Scholarship in fall 2014, please note: Preliminary applications due by Monday, April 21, 2014.
    Upcoming Spring Semester Fellowship Meetings and Deadlines: Writing Proposals and Essays for the British Scholarships: Monday, April 28 6:30-7:30 pm in Hillcrest 103; Writing Proposals for the Fulbright and Watson: Thursday, May 1 6:30-7:30pm in Hillcrest 103. For questions, email Lisa Gates at fellowships@middlebury.edu.
  • Remember to also check LACN (Liberal Arts Career Network) for hundreds of great internship and job postings! Log on to MOJO and on the MOJO homepage click “Jump to: LACN” to see many other opportunities just waiting for your application. Check back frequently.

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Apr
03

Hey Students,

Welcome to CCI Connect! Check out the newest internships, jobs, and CCI events postings and get started! As you browse the entries, clicking on the internship or job titles will bring you straight to the MOJO posting (you will need to sign in the first time); in many places, we’ve also provided a link to the organization. If you need help or want to talk through ideas and options, come to drop-ins hours at the Center for Careers & Internships (CCI) in Adirondack House every Monday-Friday from 2-5 p.m. No appointment necessary for drop-in hours!

What’s New in INTERNSHIPS:

  • Want to protect cheetahs and other endangered African wildlife?  This paid internship in Namibia is a one-in-a-million opportunity for a Midd conservation major or others with a passion for wildlife and travel.  Apply now to be the Namibia Wildlife-Community Conservation Conflict Intern for Generation Awakening!  (Deadline: 4/30)
  • As the Environmental Advocacy Intern at the Natural Resources Council of Maine, you’ll research environmental issues, draft reports for legislators and other policy-makers, and connect with environmentalists around the state to help protect and conserve Maine’s gorgeous landscape. (Deadline: 4/30)
  • There may be some late-breaking internships that did not get into this week’s CCI Connect so be sure to check them out! Search in MOJO for internships by “date posted.”
Image: a small, vintage woodcut of a pointing finger, pointing to this new paragraph INTERNSHIP APPLICATION DEADLINES THIS WEEK (April 6-12):

What’s New in JOBS:

  • Check back next week and don’t forget to look in LACN!
Image: a small, vintage woodcut of a pointing finger, pointing to this new paragraph JOB APPLICATION DEADLINES THIS WEEK (April 6-12):
  • Stop global warming, stand up against powerful corporations, and fight for equality as the Field Manager or Field Staff, Summer Position at Fund for Public Interest Group. (Deadline: 4/9)

This Week’s CCI Events:

  • Mon, April 7, 6-7 pm Bridge International Academies Information Session  Learn about how this model of low-cost private school chains use an entirely scripted curriculum to provide a world class education to some of the poorest people in the world. (Hillcrest 103)
  • Wed, April 9 4:30-8:00 pm Social Skydiving Seniors! First attend the Social Etiquette & Networking Workshop from 4:30-6:00 to learn about social etiquette, working the room, making introductions and talking to strangers, then practice your newly acquired skills and make contacts in a fun and low-pressure environment at a Mixer with Middlebury Alumni from 6-8 pm with free appetizers and cash bar.  Limited space. RSVPs required.  Please plan to attend the entire evening. (51 Main at the Bridge)
  • Thurs, April 10 – Fri, April 11 Don’t forget to attend the all-campus Spring Student Symposium!  (Thursday 6:30-9:30 pm in MCA; Friday all day in MBH & Johnson)

CCI Reminders and Related Notices:

  • Get your Internship Funding applications in by Sunday! If you have secured an unpaid summer internship, you can apply for funding through CCI to cover costs such as transportation, food, housing etc. Visit go/summer funding for full details. (Applications due: 4/6)
  • Got a phone interview coming up? Need a quiet, private space? You can reserve an interview room at CCI that comes with a secure landline. Call 443-1500 to reserve your space.
  • CCI has listings of the 2013 Summer Internships that Middlebury students participated in. Check them out for ideas and feel free to contact the student interns for additional information.
  • Follow CCI ON FACEBOOK for internship and job-related stories, news, tips, and more!
  • If you are considering applying for a Fulbright, Watson, or British Scholarship in fall 2014, please note: Preliminary applications due by Monday, April 21, 2014.
    Upcoming Spring Semester Fellowship Meetings and Deadlines: Writing Proposals and Essays for the British Scholarships: Monday, April 28 6:30-7:30 pm in Hillcrest 103; Writing Proposals for the Fulbright and Watson: Thursday, May 1 6:30-7:30pm in Hillcrest 103. For questions, email Lisa Gates at fellowships@middlebury.edu.
  • Remember to also check LACN (Liberal Arts Career Network) for hundreds of great internship and job postings! Log on to MOJO and on the MOJO homepage click “Jump to: LACN” to see many other opportunities just waiting for your application. Check back frequently.

CCI_web (2)

Mar
26

Hey Students,

Welcome to CCI Connect! Check out the newest internships, jobs, and CCI events postings and get started! As you browse the entries, clicking on the internship or job titles will bring you straight to the MOJO posting (you will need to sign in the first time); in many places, we’ve also provided a link to the organization. If you need help or want to talk through ideas and options, come to drop-ins hours at the Center for Careers & Internships (CCI) in Adirondack House every Monday-Friday from 2-5 p.m. No appointment necessary for drop-in hours!

What’s New in INTERNSHIPS:

  •  Learn the science of beer as the Quality Assurance Technician at Otter Creek Brewing Company in Middlebury!  (Deadline: 4/6)
  • As the summer Solar PV Development Intern for  Ecogy Solar, a developer and financier of distributed-generation PV solar systems, you will learn about sales, research, due diligence, legal analysis, financial modeling, and more. Provided by a Midd Alum! (Deadline: 4/15)
  • Come work for a family-owned prepared food company based in Middlebury focused on the expanding organic, gluten-free, premium health food marketplace.  As the Marketing and Production Co-Manager of Heart to Hearth LLC, you’ll learn about marketing initiatives, product development, and production, and help us enhance our business model.  (Deadline: 5/15)
  • There may be some late-breaking internships that did not get into this week’s CCI Connect so be sure to check them out! Search in MOJO for internships by “date posted.”
Image: a small, vintage woodcut of a pointing finger, pointing to this new paragraph INTERNSHIP APPLICATION DEADLINES THIS WEEK (March 30-April 5):
  • Use your stellar communications skills and multi-media know-how as the Development and Communications Intern to support the Colorado Fourteeners Initiative, which was founded to preserve and protect the natural integrity of the state’s 54 peaks exceeding 14,000 feet—the “Fourteeners”—through active stewardship and public education. Offered through CLIMB (Deadline: 3/31)
  • Gain hands-on experience in organic gardening, dairy operations, cheese making, and animal care, and then develop a farm based-lesson plan and lead public education activities or a summer camp program as the Farm-Based Education Fellow at Shelburne Farms. (Deadline: 4/4)
  • Two Conservation Internships available with the Nature Conservancy on Nantucket, learning about land management and restoration. Apply now! (Deadline: 4/4)

What’s New in JOBS:

  • Stop global warming, stand up against powerful corporations, and fight for equality as the Field Manager or Field Staff, Summer Position at Fund for Public Interest Group. (Deadline: 4/9)
  • If you’re a would-be entrepreneur but you also dream about fly fishing when you’re not on the river, maybe you should apply to be the Associate Business Manager for Cheeky Fly Fishing. Deadline: 4/15)
  • As a U.S.PIRG Fellow with US Public Interest Research Group (US PIRG), you will receive the training you need to be public interest advocates and organizers. You will recruit and train activists, research problems, find practical solutions, demonstrate public support through media events, and lobby decision makers. (Deadline: 4/26)
Image: a small, vintage woodcut of a pointing finger, pointing to this new paragraph JOB APPLICATION DEADLINES THIS WEEK (March 30-April 5):

This Week’s CCI Events:

  • Tues, April 1 & Wed, April 2, 9 am-6 pm Fund for Public Interest Group Information Table Come learn about this national non-profit organization that works to build support for progressive organizations across the country that seeks individuals with a passion for social change to fill their field manager positions across the country. (McCullough Grille Foyer)
  • Tues, April 1, 10 am-6:30 pm Fund for Public Interest Group Information Sessions and Interviews Learn about and interview for positions with this national non-profit organization that works to build support for progressive organizations across the country.  Information sessions will take place at 10 am, & 12, 4 and 6 pm followed by individual interviews.  (Coltrane Lounge, Adirondack House)
  • Tues, April 1 8-9 pm Student Investment Committee Meeting: All first and second year students with an interest in finance are invited to join John Greenwood, Advisory Director at Morgan Stanley. John will discuss internships, finance as a career field, and various ways for Middlebury students to get involved with Morgan Stanley. (Axinn 229)
  • Wed, April 2, 10 am-6:30 pm Fund for Public Interest Group Information Sessions and Interviews Learn about and interview for positions with this national non-profit organization that works to build support for progressive organizations across the country.  Information sessions will take place at 10 am, & 12, 4 and 6 pm followed by individual interviews. Search MOJO Events for specific times and locations.  (Axinn 220: 10 am-2 pm; Axinn 232: 2-3 pm; MBH 220: 4-7 pm)
  • Wed, April 2, 12:15-1:30 pm Career Conversation: Human Rights and Amnesty International Come hear Sabine Gagnier of Amnesty International discuss her career in human rights.  (Abernethy Room, Axinn)
  • Fri, April 4, 18, 25 late mornings  CCI’s Career Action Crash Course will help you ramp up your planning for “life after Midd”  in just three sessions. Get a firm handle on what you want and how to network and interview to get it.  (Deadline to submit a resume and an application letter 4/2).

CCI Reminders and Related Notices:

  • Got a phone interview coming up?  Need a quiet, private space?  You can reserve an interview room at CCI that comes with a secure landline.  Call 443-1500 to reserve your space.
  • Seniors: Ramp up your approach to “life after Midd” with CCI’s Career Action Crash Course and in three sessions, get a firm handle on what you want and how to network and interview to get it. We meet late mornings on April 4, 18 and 25. (Deadline to submit a resume and an application letter 4/2).
  • Internship Funding applications are now online! If you find an unpaid summer internship, you can apply for funding through CCI to cover costs such as transportation, food, housing etc. Visit go/summer funding for full details. (Applications due: 4/6)
  • CCI has listings of the 2013 Summer Internships that Middlebury students participated in. Check them out for ideas and feel free to contact the student interns for additional information.
  • Follow CCI ON FACEBOOK for internship and job-related stories, news, tips, and more!
  • If you are considering applying for a Fulbright, Watson, or British Scholarship in fall 2014, please note: Preliminary applications due by Monday, April 21, 2014.
    Spring Semester Fellowship Meetings and Deadlines: Overview of Fall Fellowships (British, Watson, Fulbright), Monday, March 17 at 6:30-7:30pm in Hillcrest 103; Writing Proposals and Essays for the British Scholarships: Monday, April 28 6:30-7:30 pm in Hillcrest 103; Writing Proposals for the Fulbright and Watson: Thursday, May 1 6:30-7:30pm in Hillcrest 103. For questions, email Lisa Gates at fellowships@middlebury.edu.
  • Free practice tests for the MCAT, GRE, LSAT, DAT, OAT, PCAT, GMAT in February and March. Kaplan is offering free online practice tests. Experience the exam under proctored conditions, receive a detailed score analysis, and learn exclusive strategies to improve your score! To register: www.kaptest.com/practice or go/practicetest .Questions? Please contact local Kaplan representative Gail Harris, gail.harris@kaplan.com for more information.
  • Remember to also check LACN (Liberal Arts Career Network) for hundreds of great internship and job postings! Log on to MOJO and on the MOJO homepage click “Jump to: LACN” to see many other opportunities just waiting for your application. Check back frequently.

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Mar
20

Hey Students,

Welcome to CCI Connect! Check out the newest internships, jobs, and CCI events postings and get started! As you browse the entries, clicking on the internship or job titles will bring you straight to the MOJO posting (you will need to sign in the first time); in many places, we’ve also provided a link to the organization. If you need help or want to talk through ideas and options, come to drop-ins hours at the Center for Careers & Internships (CCI) in Adirondack House every Monday-Friday from 2-5 p.m. No appointment necessary for drop-in hours!

What’s New in INTERNSHIPS:

  • As the Middlebury FoodWorks Patricia Hannaford Career Center Summer Farm Intern, you will do everything from take care of animals to help  revise curriculum for the largest diversified high school agriculture and food system program in Vermont. (Deadline: 4/6)
  • Combine your interest in business with your passion to work for environmental causes by demonstrating the return on investment for the 1100 businesses worldwide who give 1% of their profits to further environmental causes as the Business Case and Partnernships Intern  for 1% for the Planet. (Deadline: 4/15)
  • There may be some late-breaking internships that did not get into this week’s CCI Connect so be sure to check them out! Search in MOJO for internships by “date posted.”
Image: a small, vintage woodcut of a pointing finger, pointing to this new paragraph INTERNSHIP APPLICATION DEADLINES THIS WEEK (March 23-29):
  • Three great positions with the Northeast Organic Farming Association! The Organic Garden Intern will plant, care for, and harvest food from the NOFA garden and coordinate activities; the Organic Certification Marketing Intern will work to geospatially locate certified organic farm fields in Chittenden, Franklin and Grand Isle counties; and the Direct Marketing Intern will promote farmers’ markets and CSAs statewide and organize the 2014 National Farmers’ Market Week events. (Deadline: 3/23)
  • FoodWorks position, researching and archiving a famous author’s works! The Wendell Berry Center Archivist and (Possible) CSA Intern will help organize and archive the Wendell Berry agricultural library, as well as his related hand written manuscripts, letters, and journals. (Deadline: 3/23)
  • Many Middkids have loved their internships with the NYC Parks Department, which manages 14% of the land in New York City; they offer internships related to environmental stewardship, marketing, government, events & programming, and more! Check out their Environment and Conservation Internships or the Programming, Education, and Administrative Internships. (Deadline: 3/23)
  • The Northeast Organic Farming Association seeks a VT FEED/School Nutrition Association-VT Intern to develop marketing materials that promote local foods in school meal programs and to assist in planning and conducting farm to school workshops at the Child Nutrition Programs Summer Institute. (Deadline: 3/23)
  • Five internships spanning spectrum from energy to business to IT at Genentech, a biotechnology company using human genetic information to develop novel medicines for serious and life-threatening diseases. Internships include: Information Technology, Green BioPharma Engineering, Global Pharma Procurement, Energy Management, and Business Process & Operational Excellence. (Deadline: 3/23)
  • Deadline extended!  If conservation is your passion, spend your summer as the Suburban Ecology Conservation Intern with the Mianus River Gorge Preserve working on a variety of projects including wildlife monitoring, non-native species management and GIS applications. (Deadline: 3/23)
  • What is an apothecary garden? How do you cultivate medicinal mushrooms, and which wild herbs are the best for tinctures, oils, salves and teas? You’ll learn this and more as the Herbal Intern at Spring Mountain Herbs of Vermont in Starksboro! (Deadline: 3/24)
  • If you care about Vermont farmers, this may be your ticket to make a difference as the Grassroots Organizing Interns or the Outreach Intern for Rural Vermont, which works to create economic justice for Vermont farmers through education, grassroots organizing and advocacy. (Deadline: 3/24)

What’s New in JOBS:

  • Seniors: Ramp up your approach to “life after Midd” with CCI’s Career Action Crash Course and in three sessions, get a firm handle on what you want and how to network and interview to get it.  We meet late mornings on April 4, 18 and 25. (Deadline to submit a resume and an application letter 4/2)
  • Stop global warming, stand up against powerful corporations, and fight for equality as the Field Manager or Field Staff, Summer Position at Fund for Public Interest Group. (Deadline: 4/9)
Image: a small, vintage woodcut of a pointing finger, pointing to this new paragraph JOB APPLICATION DEADLINES THIS WEEK (March 23-29):
  • No deadlines this week.

This Week’s CCI Events:

  • Mon, March 24, 1:30-5:00 pm  Spring Job Fair in Burlington Over 80 employers will be represented.  This is a great opportunity.  RSVP in MOJO.  Free van transportation available from CCI.  (Location: Champlain College in Burlington)

CCI Reminders and Related Notices:

  • Seniors: Ramp up your approach to “life after Midd” with CCI’s Career Action Crash Course and in three sessions, get a firm handle on what you want and how to network and interview to get it.  We meet late mornings on April 4, 18 and 25. (Deadline to submit a resume and an application letter 4/2).
  • Internship Funding applications are now online! If you find an unpaid summer internship, you can apply for funding through CCI to cover costs such as transportation, food, housing etc. Visit go/summer funding for full details. (Applications due: 4/6)
  • CCI has listings of the 2013 Summer Internships that Middlebury students participated in. Check them out for ideas and feel free to contact the student interns for additional information.
  • Follow CCI ON FACEBOOK for internship and job-related stories, news, tips, and more!
  • If you are considering applying for a Fulbright, Watson, or British Scholarship in fall 2014, please note: Preliminary applications due by Monday, April 21, 2014.
    Spring Semester Fellowship Meetings and Deadlines: Overview of Fall Fellowships (British, Watson, Fulbright), Monday, March 17 at 6:30-7:30pm in Hillcrest 103; Writing Proposals and Essays for the British Scholarships: Monday, April 28 6:30-7:30 pm in Hillcrest 103; Writing Proposals for the Fulbright and Watson: Thursday, May 1 6:30-7:30pm in Hillcrest 103. For questions, email Lisa Gates at fellowships@middlebury.edu.
  • Free practice tests for the MCAT, GRE, LSAT, DAT, OAT, PCAT, GMAT in February and March. Kaplan is offering free online practice tests. Experience the exam under proctored conditions, receive a detailed score analysis, and learn exclusive strategies to improve your score! To register: www.kaptest.com/practice or go/practicetest .Questions? Please contact local Kaplan representative Gail Harris, gail.harris@kaplan.com for more information.
  • Remember to also check LACN (Liberal Arts Career Network) for hundreds of great internship and job postings! Log on to MOJO and on the MOJO homepage click “Jump to: LACN” to see many other opportunities just waiting for your application. Check back frequently.

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Mar
13

Hey Students,

Welcome to CCI Connect! Check out the newest internships, jobs, and CCI events postings and get started! As you browse the entries, clicking on the internship or job titles will bring you straight to the MOJO posting (you will need to sign in the first time); in many places, we’ve also provided a link to the organization. If you need help or want to talk through ideas and options, come to drop-ins hours at the Center for Careers & Internships (CCI) in Adirondack House every Monday-Friday from 2-5 p.m. No appointment necessary for drop-in hours!

What’s New in INTERNSHIPS:

  • Late-breaking FoodWorks position, researching and archiving a famous author’s works!   The Wendell Berry Center Archivist and (Possible) CSA Intern will help organize and archive the Wendell Berry agricultural library, as well as his related hand written manuscripts, letters, and journals.  (Deadline: 3/23)
  • Many Middkids have loved their internships with the NYC Parks Department, which manages 14% of the land in New York City; they offer internships related to environmental stewardship, marketing, government, events & programming, and more!  Check out their Environment and Conservation Internships or the Programming, Education, and Administrative Internships. (Deadline: 3/23)
  • The Northeast Organic Farming Association seeks a VT FEED/School Nutrition Association-VT Intern to develop marketing materials that  promote local foods in school meal programs and to assist in planning and conducting farm to school workshops at the Child Nutrition Programs Summer Institute. (Deadline: 3/23)
  • Five internships spanning spectrum from energy to business to IT at Genentech, a biotechnology company using human genetic information to develop novel medicines for serious and life-threatening diseases. Internships include: Information Technology, Green BioPharma Engineering, Global Pharma Procurement, Energy Management, and Business Process & Operational Excellence. (Deadline: 3/23)
  • What is an apothecary garden? How do you cultivate medicinal mushrooms, and which wild herbs are the best for  tinctures, oils, salves and teas?  You’ll learn this and more as the Herbal Intern at Spring Mountain Herbs of Vermont in Starksboro!  (Deadline: 3/24)
  • se your stellar communications skills and multi-media know-how as the Development and Communications Intern to support the Colorado Fourteeners Initiative, which was founded to preserve and protect the natural integrity of the state’s 54 peaks exceeding 14,000 feet—the “Fourteeners”—through active stewardship and public education. Offered through CLIMB (Deadline: 3/31)
  • Gain hands-on experience in organic gardening, dairy operations, cheese making, and animal care, and then develop a farm based-lesson plan and lead public education activities or a summer camp program as the Farm-Based Education Fellow  at Shelburne Farms. (Deadline: 4/4)
  • Two Conservation Internships available with the Nature Conservancy on Nantucket, learning about land management and restoration.  Apply now!  (Deadline: 4/4)
  • Fascinating position combining business and the environment!  As the Inovus Solar Sales & Marketing Intern at Mack Molding, research and develop a sales and marketing strategy to sell solar-powered light poles into the college/university market. Offered by a Midd alum! (Deadline: 4/15)
  • There are some late-breaking internships that did not get into this week’s CCI Connect so be sure to check them out! Search in MOJO for internships by “date posted.”
Image: a small, vintage woodcut of a pointing finger, pointing to this new paragraph INTERNSHIP APPLICATION DEADLINES THIS WEEK (March 16-22):
  • A few of the  Middlebury Foodworks internship deadlines have been extended.  Search MOJO for “Foodworks”. (Deadline: 3/16)
  • What do you get when you combine microenterprise, farming, and empowerment of Latina women? Adelante Mujeres is the organization you want work for this summer! Apply to be the Organic Food Systems Intern or the Food Entrepreneurship Intern . (Deadline: 3/16)
  • If you believe in green, love to look things up on the internet, and are fun to be with, join Practically Green this summer as a Sales/Marketing/Client Success Intern. (Deadline: 3/16)
  • Architecture major with strong technical skills and an interest in green buildings? Here you go! Take on this LEED Residential Technical Development Summer Internship with the US Green Building Council. (Deadline 3/16)
  • Stay in VT and develop experience in trail management, trail conservation, mapping, volunteer coordination, project implementation and landowner relations as the Outreach Intern at the non-profit Catamount Trail Association. (Deadline: 3/16)
  • La Reserva Forest Foundation is a non-profit dedicated to addressing global climate change through tropical reforestation and the conservation of tropical forests. Apply for one of three positions as: Data Research Intern, Graphic Designer/Mixed Media Intern, Social Media Intern. (Deadline: 3/16)
  • Awesome! Help preserve and protect New York’s backyard! Apply for this fantastic Internship with the Queens Park District at the NYC Department of Parks & Recreation. (Deadline: 3/16)

What’s New in JOBS:

  • Check back next week and be sure to look in LACN.
Image: a small, vintage woodcut of a pointing finger, pointing to this new paragraph JOB APPLICATION DEADLINES THIS WEEK (March 16-22):
  • Do hands-on restoration of natural areas damaged by Hurricane Sandy, support environmental education programs for New Yorkers of all ages, lead community engagement efforts and volunteer restoration projects, survey and map natural areas using GIS, and more as the NYC Parks Fellowship & Conservation Corps Program. (Deadline: 3/21)

This Week’s CCI Events and Upcoming Events:

  • Sun, March 16 4:00 to 5:30 pm Immigration Issues Session with immigration attorney Dyann DelVecchio (Seyfarth Shaw, LLP and Middlebury alumna) This session will focus on issues related to staying and/or working in the United States and is open to all class years. We will have food! (Carr Hall Lounge)
  • Mon, March 17, 12:30-1:30 pm Overland Travel Information Session Learn about this company that hires college students to lead summer biking, hiking, language, service, writing and field studies programs – both domestic and abroad – to students ages 11 to 19. (MBH 219)
  • Mon, March 17, 6:30-7:30pm Info Session for Fall Fellowships (British, Watson, Fulbright). Learn about post-graduate study, research, travel and teaching experiences abroad offered by these fellowships. They have different criteria for citizenship, GPA, and fields of study supported. See info at go/fellowships for details and/or contact Dean Lisa Gates at fellowships@middlebury.edu . (Hillcrest 103)
  • Mon, March 17, 7-8 pm Overland Travel Information SessionLearn about this company that hires college students to lead summer biking, hiking, language, service, writing and field studies programs – both domestic and abroad – to students ages 11 to 19. (Axinn 220)
  • Wed, March 19, 2-5 pm Job Fair at UVM Engage with over 120 employers at this Burlington event.  RSVP on MOJO. CCI will provide free van transportation.  (UVM)

CCI Reminders and Related Notices:

  • Internship Funding applications are now online! If you find an unpaid summer internship, you can apply for funding through CCI to cover costs such as transportation, food, housing etc. Visit go/summer funding for full details. (Applications due: 4/6)
  • CCI has listings of the 2013 Summer Internships that Middlebury students participated in. Check them out for ideas and feel free to contact the student interns for additional information.
  • Follow CCI ON FACEBOOK for internship and job-related stories, news, tips, and more!
  • If you are considering applying for a Fulbright, Watson, or British Scholarship in fall 2014, please note: Preliminary applications due by Monday, April 21, 2014.
    Spring Semester Fellowship Meetings and Deadlines: Overview of Fall Fellowships (British, Watson, Fulbright), Monday, March 17 at 6:30-7:30pm in Hillcrest 103; Writing Proposals and Essays for the British Scholarships: Monday, April 28 6:30-7:30 pm in Hillcrest 103; Writing Proposals for the Fulbright and Watson: Thursday, May 1 6:30-7:30pm in Hillcrest 103. For questions, email Lisa Gates at fellowships@middlebury.edu.
  • Free practice tests for the MCAT, GRE, LSAT, DAT, OAT, PCAT, GMAT in February and March. Kaplan is offering free online practice tests. Experience the exam under proctored conditions, receive a detailed score analysis, and learn exclusive strategies to improve your score! To register: www.kaptest.com/practice or go/practicetest .Questions? Please contact local Kaplan representative Gail Harris, gail.harris@kaplan.com for more information.
  • SEASONAL INTERNSHIP with Savory Institute: Grasslands, LLC Ranches (MT & NZ) in Holistic Management, regenerative agriculture, and rangeland restoration.  Geology major Brent Nixon ’15 interned here last summer. (Deadline: 3/17)
  • Remember to also check LACN (Liberal Arts Career Network) for hundreds of great internship and job postings! Log on to MOJO and on the MOJO homepage click “Jump to: LACN” to see many other opportunities just waiting for your application. Check back frequently.

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Mar
06

Hey Students,

Welcome to CCI Connect! Check out the newest internships, jobs, and CCI events postings and get started! As you browse the entries, clicking on the internship or job titles will bring you straight to the MOJO posting (you will need to sign in the first time); in many places, we’ve also provided a link to the organization. If you need help or want to talk through ideas and options, come to drop-ins hours at the Center for Careers & Internships (CCI) in Adirondack House every Monday-Friday from 2-5 p.m. No appointment necessary for drop-in hours!

What’s New in INTERNSHIPS:

  • Late-breaking FoodWorks position, researching and archiving a famous author’s works!  The intern will help organize and archive the Wendell Berry’s agricultural library, as well as his related hand written manuscripts, letters, and journals.  This position will be posted to MOJO soon!  Search “Wendell Berry” for this posting or “FoodWorks” to see other postings. (Deadline: 3/16)
  • Three great positions with the Northeast Organic Farming Association!  The Organic Garden Intern will plant, care for, and harvest food from the NOFA garden and coordinate activities; the Organic Certification Marketing Intern will work to geospatially locate certified organic farm fields in Chittenden, Franklin and Grand Isle counties; and the  Direct Marketing Intern will promote farmers’ markets and CSAs statewide and organize the 2014 National Farmers’ Market Week events. (Deadline: 3/23)
  • There are some late-breaking internships that did not get into this week’s CCI Connect so be sure to check them out! Search in MOJO for internships by “date posted.”
Image: a small, vintage woodcut of a pointing finger, pointing to this new paragraph INTERNSHIP APPLICATION DEADLINES THIS WEEK (March 9-15):

What’s New in JOBS:

  • As a Peace Corps Volunteer, you’ll be working on sustainable development anywhere in the world and getting the best experience you can get after college.  Seeking to fill positions in business, health, education, agriculture, the environment, information technology, construction, and community development!  (Deadline: 4/15)
  • Here’s a full-time, short-term dream job!  Help support energy efficiency and sustainability efforts in the federal government as the Environmental Analyst (Entry-level) at Eastern Research Group, Inc. You’ll track and report energy and water data, maintain databases of building performance information, and write reports and outreach materials to promote green building achievements. (Deadline: 4/15)
Image: a small, vintage woodcut of a pointing finger, pointing to this new paragraph JOB APPLICATION DEADLINES THIS WEEK (March 9-15):
  • Here’s your golden opportunity to farm and learn to make cheese. Apply to be the Goat Dairy/Creamery Partner at the Robertshaw Farm/Goats Galore Creamery. (Deadline: 3/12)

This Week’s CCI Events and Upcoming Events:

  • Mon, March 10, 11:30 am-3:30 pm Peace Corps Info Table Peace Corps Drop-by hours for anyone interested in speaking with a Peace Corps recruiter and having questions answered about the application process. Feel free to bring a resume and see how your skills may fit into our program needs. You must be at least 18 years of age and a US Citizen to serve in Peace Corps. (McCullough Grille Foyer)
  • Mon, March 10, 4:30-5:30 pm From Italian Major to Media Storyteller: Career Conversation with Willa Kammerer ’07.5 Come hear how this young alum who majored in Italian and minored in Environmental Studies, crafted a career as a multi-media storyteller, telling stories from around the world in video, narrative, and web pixels. Co-sponsored by CCI & Italian Dept. (CCI Library, Adirondack House)
  • Mon, March 10, 6-7 pm Peace Corps Information Session Come hear how development work is carried out in Peace Corps and how you can help empower leadership in the community in which you serve. (MBH 104)
  • Mon, March 10, 7-8:30 pm “Success Without Stress: Escaping the Cult of Overwork” with Cal Newport An increasing number of high-achieving college students find themselves trapped in a “cult of overwork” that urges them to do more, stay up later, and work harder. The result is stress and unhappiness. This talk offers an alternative: do less, but do what you do better. This simple strategy will not only make you more successful, it will also increase your enjoyment of college life. (Dana Auditorium)
  • Tues, March 11, 4-5 pm CFA Society of Vermont Info Session Please join us for an informal meeting with local investment professionals and members of the CFA Society of Vermont. The meeting will include:introduction to the CFA Charter, CFA Society of Vermont and the global CFA Institute, what industry experts are currently looking at in the markets and why and networking with local investment professionals for career advice and introductions for internships and job opportunities. (Axinn 229)
  • Tues, March 11, 4:30-6 pm What Does an Arts Administrator Do? A presentation and Q&A for students considering careers in arts management with arts consultant Kim Konikow, who has worked in the arts as a presenter, arts manager, and administrator, and has held leadership positions at Dance USA, the Minnesota Dance Alliance, and the Brooklyn Academy of Music. (Axinn 219)
  • Tues, March 11, 6:30-7:30 pm Junior/Senior Premed Applicant Meeting Annual meeting for juniors, seniors, and alums planning to apply to medical or dental school this summer or in the future. Health Professions Advisor Arlinda Wickland will explain how the internal candidate review process integrates with the external application process. (MBH 104)
  • Wed, March 12, 4:30-5:30 pm Pre-Veterinary Medicine Meeting Join Health Professions Advisor Mary Lothrop, Dr. Blakeley Murrell-Liland of the Kedron Valley Veterinary Clinic in Woodstock, and Dr. Winters at the Middlebury Animal Hospital and for an info session for pre-veterinary medicine students. (Adirondack House, Coltrane Lounge)
  • Wed, March 12, 4:30-6:00 pm Reaching Out: From the Studio to the World-at-Large A presentation and Q&A with arts consultant Kim Konikow on international arts opportunities–jobs, internships, residencies, conferences–as well as arts advocacy, volunteer, and pro bono work.(Axinn 109)
  • Thurs, March 13, 2-3 pm Go Government Webinar: Personal Branding Marketing yourself properly is the key to landing the federal job or internship of your dreams. Learn how to develop a strong personal brand by identifying new ways to apply your skills and talents, highlighting the versatility of your experiences and building a standout resume. (Hillcrest 103)
  • Thurs, March 13, 4:30-5:30 pm How to Use LinkedIn This workshop will help students build a great student online profile on LinkedIn and develop new research skills and strategies for finding amazing alumni connections and opportunities for preparing for ‘life after Middlebury.’ (Hillcrest 103)

CCI Reminders and Related Notices:

  • Internship Funding applications are now online! If you find an unpaid summer internship, you can apply for funding through CCI to cover costs such as transportation, food, housing etc. Visit go/summer funding for full details. (Applications due: 4/6)
  • CCI has listings of the 2013 Summer Internships that Middlebury students participated in. Check them out for ideas and feel free to contact the student interns for additional information.
  • Follow CCI ON FACEBOOK for internship and job-related stories, news, tips, and more!
  • Free practice tests for the MCAT, GRE, LSAT, DAT, OAT, PCAT, GMAT in February and March. Kaplan is offering free online practice tests. Experience the exam under proctored conditions, receive a detailed score analysis, and learn exclusive strategies to improve your score! To register: www.kaptest.com/practice or go/practicetest .Questions? Please contact local Kaplan representative Gail Harris, gail.harris@kaplan.com for more information.
  • Sun, March 16 4:00 to 5:30 pm Immigration Issues Session with immigration attorney Dyann DelVecchio (Seyfarth Shaw, LLP and Middlebury alumna) This session will focus on issues related to staying and/or working in the United States and is open to all class years. We will have food! (Carr Hall Lounge)
  • Remember to also check LACN (Liberal Arts Career Network) for hundreds of great internship and job postings! Log on to MOJO and on the MOJO homepage click “Jump to: LACN” to see many other opportunities just waiting for your application. Check back frequently.

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