Tag Archives: community development

SENIORS: AmeriCorps VISTA Work@Middlebury with CCE!

The Middlebury College Center for Community Engagement invites graduating seniors to apply to our full-time AmeriCorps VISTA positions (August 2020-August 2021). Please learn more at go/ccevista. Apply via Handshake. Priority deadline for applications is May 29th.

Details:

Do you want to support college students’ experiential, community-based learning? Interested in social justice work at the youth development level? We seek two motivated, organized, and compassionate individuals for two, one-year VISTA positions at Middlebury College. The VISTAs will work closely with the Center for Community Engagement (CCE) team to help coordinate and advise youth and mentoring student service organizations such as Community Friends, DREAM, Page One Literacy Project, Middlebury College Access Mentors, Wild Midd, STEAM Girls, and Nutrition Outreach and Mentoring. The VISTAs will help build capacity in programs and community partnerships that improve college aspirations and success and help Addison County children thrive. The VISTA members will also support communications initiatives in the Center for Community Engagement to promote local and global community-connected opportunities. They will supervise college student interns and collaboratively create social media posts, blog posts, weekly e-newsletters, library displays, and other communications efforts that reach multiple stakeholders.

Thank you for considering these opportunities. Email Kailee (kbricknermcdonald@middlebury.edu) with questions.

City Year Virtual Information Session 1/13

WHEN: Monday, January 13th 2020

TIME: 5:00 pm EST – 6:00 pm (4:00 pm CST – 5:00 pm CST)

Are you still deciding on the career path you want to take? Interested in taking a gap year before going back to school or jumping into a full time career? Do you desire to make a difference? If so, join us to learn more about post-grad service opportunities with City Year! Join our virtual info session to learn more about our work as Student Success Coaches, get clarity around the benefits package, and gain knowledge about the application process.

*PLEASE NOTE: You will receive a link to a Skype meeting either the DAY BEFORE or the DAY OF the scheduled Virtual Info Session. You do not need a Skype account, if you are joining the meeting on the computer. If you choose to join the meeting on your phone, you will need to first download the Skype app and create an account.

To join the CITY YEAR event, sign up on Handshake HERE.

Middlebury Social Impact Corps: Gain Knowledge & Skills for Purposeful Careers in Global Social Impact – DEADLINE 2/20

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 a fully funded* eight-week summer internship in the Bahamas (Cape Eleuthera Institute), Peru (Andean Alliance for Sustainable Development), or the United States (Impact Monterey County).

APPLICATIONS DUE FEBRUARY 20, 2019

Middlebury student applications and detailed internship descriptions can be found on Handshake at the links below:

Cape Eleuthera Institute

Impact Monterey County

Andean Alliance for Sustainable Development

Questions?  Contact Dana Anderson danaa@middlebury.edu

*MSIC is a fully -funded internship program.  Participants are responsible for travel expenses and any other in-country expenses. 

Funding assistance is available for eligible students.