Join ROC founder Natalie Meyer ‘21 for an information session on Wednesday, September 25th at 7:00 PM in Axinn 229 about this J-term internship for credit opportunity in northern Ghana for 3 weeks and then 1 week in Middlebury. Sign up on Handshake for the event here or contact Natalie at nmeyer[at]middlebury.edu.
On Thursday, October 3rd, alumni working in global health fields return to campus for the Global Health Field Guide .
Join us for the dinner panel Thursday night at 5pm in Atwater dining hall to hear how these alumni went from campus to career.
They can help you answer the question, “What can I do with my liberal arts major?” At these events, you will have the chance to connect with alumni, faculty, and other students.
Thursday, October 3, 2019
Career Panel, 5:00 p.m.
Dinner with alumni, 6:15 p.m.
Atwater Dining Hall
Reserve your spot, RSVP in Handshake!
Friday, October 4th from 9:00am-noon:
One-on-One Career Conversations at the CCI – Check out the alumni panelists below!
Here are all the current paid and unpaid GLOBAL HEALTH opportunities that are on Handshake now–70 PAID and 30 more that are unpaid! So fear not, there is still time to secure that experience for the summer.
This will be the second iteration of this trip (the last one was WT 2018). The experience will be structured as internships for academic credit.
ROC has several years’ worth of history with this community in Ghana and works in partnership with local health leaders. Summerwood Dental Brigades will be providing dental services. Students will help to organize the dental and medical clinics (students will obviously not be providing any clinical services), and will also improve sanitation by constructing toilets for community use.
Interested? Come to the Information Session Friday, May 3
Friday, May 3, at 3:30 in Axinn 219.
Our goal is to make this experience accessible to everyone, regardless of personal financial circumstances; some scholarship funds will be available.
This trip is offered in partnership with Middlebury College’s Global Health Program.
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Check out this Funded Internship – deadline extended to 5/15!
Develop “Rise and Walk” walking groups throughout Addison County.
The local Addison County RiseVT Program has 3 broad goals:
- To increase physical activity, especially walking
- Increase access and education around nutritious foods
- Foster a sense of neighborliness among residents, decreasing isolation
As part of their quest to increase physical activity, especially, walking, among residents, RiseVT is introducing “Rise and Walk”.
Research and develop .5 and 1.0 mile and 2.0 mile walking routes and produce Rise and Walk Map for each community by considering:
- Safety of walking routes
- Feasibility of walking within the community, with or without added safety measures
- Difficulty of route
- Readiness of communities to host walking initiatives
Student may work in conjunction with the Addison County Regional Planning Commission to research individual Town Plans, and with the Middlebury Recreation Department.
Intern must have access to reliable transportation. Hours are 30 per week. Start/end dates of internship are flexible.
Learn more about the position in Handshake. Deadline extended to 5/15!