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Looking for inspiration? Flexibility? Free food? Intern at a startup!

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So you’ve heard of an internship. You’re thinking of doing one. But where?

How about at a startup? New School University student Danielle Small has some great reasons to pursue an internship at a startup – ten reasons, to be exact. Constant inspiration, flexibility, no bureaucracy, free food… the list goes on. After interning at a startup herself, Danielle “quickly found out that this wasn’t a traditional internship filled with coffee runs, but it was a crash course in what it takes to be an entrepreneur.”

Check out the whole story – 10 Reasons Every College Student Should Intern at a Startup.

Convinced? Ready to find an internship at a startup? Start at Mojo, Midd’s first stop in finding an internship. go/mojo

LIS Workshops – August

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Don’t miss out!  There is still time to fit in some learning before fall semester leaps out from behind the nearest patch of sunflowers…  Visit go/lisworkshops to view our schedule and get signed up for topics of interest. You’ll find Drupal sessions to help you get your departmental web site up to snuff before the next batch of students arrives on campus.  You’ll also find another opportunity to find out about lynda.com and how you can start using it to improve your skills.

A full-time job opportunity for the graduating seniors: Apply now!

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Match Corps:    Merrimack Valley is a full-time, 10.5-month urban education math tutoring fellowship in two high schools in the Merrimack Valley. We are hiring 50 smart, idealistic, relentless people to work during the 2012-2013 school year. Each Fellow works during the school day with two students at a time for five periods a day, and [...]

Exciting Summer Internships in International Affairs in Jordan and Malawi– Visit MOJO And Apply Now!

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Assistant to the Program Director at Reclaim Childhood (RC) in Amman, Jordan Deadline to Apply: April 15 As assistant to the Program Director, you will work as a representative of Reclaim Childhood (RC) in Jordan, helping to organize and run open houses for beneficiary outreach, oversee logistics for other RC summer volunteers, and work on [...]

Great opportunity to gain Experience with the varying aspects of food production and food system education!

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  Shelburne Farms Food Systems Intern APPLICATION DEADLINE:MONDAY, APRIL 9 Shelburne Farms is a nonprofit environmental education center, 1,400-acre working farm, and National Historic Landmark. Our mission is to cultivate a conservation ethic for a sustainable future. The Food Systems Internship will provide hands-on opportunities to experience diverse aspects of food production and food system [...]

Hot Internships for Summer 2012-Apply via MOJO

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There are some awesome opportunities for Internships in the Common Good offered through Middlebury this summer.  Below are a few fast-approaching internship deadlines that come to mind as a sampling.  Go to go/MOJO to find out more: ESS Wild Edibles – Local ecology and food sustainability internship – Deadline March 20 Community School – Community [...]

Breakthrough Collaborative Information Session TONIGHT, January 19th

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McCardell Bicentennial Hall 104 7:00-8:00 p.m.   At 33 locations across the nation and abroad, Breakthrough Collaborative launches motivated middle-school students on the path to college and prepares older students for careers in education. A national nonprofit, Breakthrough Collaborative is devoted to preparing high-achieving middle-school students, most of whom are of color and from low-income families, [...]