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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 […]

Summer Garden Manager Mt. Abraham Union Middle/High School  APPLICATION DEADLINE: Friday: March 9th, 2012   Description: Mt. Abe Middle and High schools in Bristol, VT are seeking a summer intern to fill the role of Summer Garden Manager. The role of the intern is to work in collaboration with a Master Gardener who has overseen […]

Two PAID Martha’s Vineyard Conservation Internships!  Housing Is Provided! The Summer Conservation Intern will report directly to the Islands Land Steward, with frequent interaction with the Islands Program Manager, the Eastern Massachusetts Program Director, and native plant specialists. During the 12-week period, the intern will: • Gain practical experience in land management and restoration • Learn […]

Middlebury FoodWorks: Louisville Bring your Meal and Attend an Info Session to Learn More! Wednesday, March 7th at 6:15pm in Ross B11 Thursday, March 8th at 12:30pm in LaForce 121 Thursday, March 8th at 7:30pm in The Orchard, Hillcrest   Louisville partner Rowan Claypool will be available at these sessions to truly describe the FoodWorks […]

Interested in volunteering in Africa?  Want to learn more about the global water crisis?   Looking for experience working in the field? The CWS Fellowship Program is a three-week water education and leadership training experience in Northern Region Ghana. The purpose of the program is to teach individuals about the global water crisis, and inspire them […]

Global Health Corps Fellowship APPLICATION DEADLINE: FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 17 The Global Health Corps is working to build the movement for global health equity by supporting emerging leaders in year-long fellowships with global health organizations in Burundi, Malawi, Rwanda, Uganda, and the US. This year, they are hoping to place over 90 fellows in organizations like […]

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, […]

The Coro Fellows Program in Public Affairs is a full-time, nine month, graduate-level experiential leadership training program that prepares diverse, talented and committed individuals for effective and ethical leadership in the public affairs arena. Unconventional by traditional academic standards, the Fellows Program is rigorous and demanding, an unparalleled opportunity for personal and professional growth. The […]

Overland Travel — Summer Trip Leaders APPLICATION DEADLINE (1st of 3 deadlines: MONDAY, DECEMBER 12  Description: Overland hires exceptional college students and recent graduates to lead summer programs across the country and around the world. Apply to lead hiking, biking, service, writing, language or field studies programs with Overland. Program Destinations: • Overland has 43 […]

The Public Leadership Education Network (PLEN) is the place to be if you’re a college woman interested in a career in public policy. PLEN is unique: Nowhere else can students learn how Washington, D.C. really works from a faculty comprised exclusively of women leaders who make and influence public policy every day. These women are […]

For those of you thinking about graduation and where you want to work, here’s an interesting index just released by Climate Counts 2011 of the top firms and how sustainable they are. The most climate-responsible companies are revealed with scores up 54% in 4 years. Check them out and think about the criteria as you […]

Join us for a Career Conversation with Amanda Maxwell ’02, Latin American Advocate, Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) WHEN:  4:30 PM on Thursday, December 1, 2011 WHERE:  Adirondack House Library (EIA) (this talk will precede the screening & discussion for Patagonia Rising w/Amanda Maxwell)  NRDC works to protect wildlife and wild places and to ensure […]

The Post-Bachelor Fellowship (PBF) is a structured 2-year paid health research program where individuals can apply their knowledge and passion to help advance the field of health metrics and accelerate global health progress. This fellowship provides a unique opportunity for recent college graduates with strong quantitative skills to train with faculty and senior researchers on […]

Hear from two Midd students who participated this past summer in the Shepherd Alliance Poverty Internships: Dessert and coffee Info Session, this Tuesday, November 15th at 7:00 p.m. in the EIA Library on the 1st floor of Adirondack House. Middlebury will offer 5 paid summer internships. Options for the “Business and Economics” sector are available […]

Still seeking two interns! (two students have been selected already) If your Looking for flexible Winter Term hours while: 1) Making a significant positive impact to individuals’ lives, 2) Gaining a profound educational experience in NFP management, and 3) doing so while remaining right here in Middlebury! If yes, please read below about Charter House […]

WHEN:  Wednesday, November 16, 2011 TIME:  4:30 – 5:30 p.m. LOCATION:   McCardell Bicentennial Hall 104 The Hole in the Wall Gang Camp is a camp in Connecticut for kids and teens living with serious or chronic illnesses. This session will be about employment and volunteer opportunities for summer 2012. There are positions in both the general camp […]

WHEN:   Tuesday, November 15, 2011 TIME:  7:00 – 8:00 pm LOCATION:  Franklin Environmental Center, The Orchard-Hillcrest 103 Overland offers outdoor trips (hiking & bicycle touring), service and field studies, language study abroad and writing programs to students ages 10 to 18. For the past 26 years, small groups, carefully crafted programs and inspiring leadership have […]

WHEN:  Monday, November 14, 2011 TIME:  7:00-8:00 P.M. WHERE:  Axinn Center 220 Educator’s Ally is a highly personalized search and placement agency for educators and independent schools. They represent and recruit for a number of boarding and day schools located primarily in the Northeast, with a special concentration on schools in Westchester, Connecticut and New […]

WHEN:  Monday, November 14, 2011 TIME:  6:00–7:00 P.M. WHERE:  Axinn Center 229 The Summerbridge internship program provides a stipend and housing and will give you extraordinary hands-on classroom teaching experience that is unparalleled for college undergraduates. Summerbridge internship program is a collaboration between Teach Kentucky and Summerbridge, which is a summer school experience for at-risk […]

Info Session:  Louisville Food Works Internship Program WHEN:  Monday, November 14, 2011 TIME:  4:30 P.M. WHERE:  Franklin Environmental Center, The Orchard-Hillcrest 103 An information session on a new pilot program for Middlebury students interested in local food and sustainable development.  Up to 12 talented Middlebury College students will be able to participate in a nine-week […]