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Lots of News from Our Food Systems Studies

**October Series on Food System Jobs**

“On behalf of the North American Food Systems Network, let me share this networking opportunity about young people creating and finding food system jobs.

This series is designed for students and other emerging professionals; all are welcome. It will be hosted by students, with support from established leaders in food systems work.  Please encourage your students to sign up HERE; there is no cost to attend.

The four-part series (Oct 6, 19, Nov 3, 16, 2021) will highlight job creators and featured career speakers from within the food systems profession. 

NAFSN is a professional development association for people working together to promote resilient local and regional food systems in the advancement of equity and healthful food access for all. We are the sister affiliate of the Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Community Development. “

**Cool Article of Interest**

They create jobs, open farmers’ markets, and make local food resilient, just, and equitable. Chances are, you’ve never heard of them.

**If you’re interested in farm-based education, here’s a great newsletter to sign up for**

The Farm-Based Education Network (https://www.farmbasededucation.org/). They’ve got a great Job Board HERE.

Careers in Environmental Consulting at ICF: Sustainability/Climate Change

Recent alumnae, Caroline Wolfe ’19, reached out to CCI to let us know that she’s been working at ICF as a climate change and sustainability analyst and is working on a range of domestic and international climate issues. She also wanted to offer herself up as a contact if you are interested in ICF and environmental consulting. In addition, she wanted to let folks know that ICF was hosting a Career Panel on Environmental Consulting on June 23rd. See details and registration below.

Do you want to help make progress on some of the world’s toughest challenges? Do you want to continuously learn and grow your expertise? Are you looking for variety and dynamic projects where you collaborate with others? Then consulting may be a great fit for you. We want to show you what’s so fulfilling about a career in environmental consulting. Learn about this career path by joining our event!

DATE: June 23rd, 2021

TIME: 12:00pm – 1:00pm EST

Join 826 Boston with Various Hiring Opportunities

Just in from Middlebury summer intern, Patrick Wachira, some information and contact info about job opportunities at his Boston-based internship with educational access org., 826 Boston. For more details, feel free to contact Karen Sama, karen@826boston.org, 826 Boston’s Out-of-School Time Program Director.

826 Boston is a nonprofit youth writing and publishing organization located in Roxbury, Massachusetts, that empowers traditionally underserved students ages 6-18 to find their voices, tell their stories, and gain communication skills to succeed in school and in life. Our high-impact programs are based on the understanding that great leaps in learning can occur with one-on-one attention, and that writing skills are fundamental to future success.

Here are the hiring opportunities (both full-time and part time):

  • Bilingual Spanish/English Program Assistant
  • Out-of-School Time Program Coordinator
  • K-12 Programs Coordinator
  • Writers’ Room Manager
  • Institutional Giving Manager
  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Director
  • Community Engagement Coordinator

Hot Handshake Education Internships & Jobs

Check out some of these new opportunities that have been added to Handshake recently in areas of Education. Apply today!

Hot Handshake Social Impact Internships & Job Opportunities

Here are some new opportunities that have entered Handshake amongst the many others that are there. Apply TODAY!

Environmental/Renewables/Sustainability

Coral Reef Conservation & Technology InternPerry Institute for Marine ScienceWaitsfield, Vermont, United States
Conservation Fellow – AmeriCorps positionsMontana Conservation CorpsBozeman, Montana, United States

Government/Public Policy/International

Fall Interns 2021International Development Group LLCArlington County, Virginia, United States
Events and Communications Internship, Economic StudiesBrookings Institution (The)Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Intern Diversity and Inclusion NJ Economic Development AuthorityTrenton, New Jersey, United States 
Summer and Fall Policy & Research Internships — Paid, RemoteNew England Board of Higher Education (NEBHE)Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Social Services/Youth/Empowerment

Job opportunities in Handshake!

Below you will find tips on how to use the Filters to search for opportunities/experiences in Handshake.

-Click on Filters, click on Internships or Jobs, enter Performing and Fine Arts in the Industry section, and click show results. You should then sort by application deadline date. Click here to see the internship results.

-Click on Filters, click on Internships or Jobs, enter Architecture and Planning and Design in the Industry section, and click show results. You should then sort by application deadline date. Click here to see the internship results.

-Click on Filters, click on Internships or Jobs, enter Movies, TV, Music in the Industry section, and click show results. You should then sort by application deadline date. Click here to see the internship results.

-Click on Filters, click on Internships or Jobs, enter Advertising, Marketing and PR in the Industry section, and click show results. You should then sort by application deadline date. Click here to see the internship results.

-Click on Filters, click on Internships or Jobs, enter Journalism, Media and Publishing in the Industry section, and click show results. You should then sort by application deadline. Click here to see the internship results.

There are Remote opportunities available in Handshake. You could do a keyword search for Remote and click on Part-Time or on Internships.

If you need help searching for job opportunities and with your job search strategy, please schedule an appointment with me in handshake. If you can’t find an appointment that works with your schedule, please email your availability at agomez@middlebury.edu.

Hot Social Impact Handshake Internships & Jobs

2021 Program Summary Summer InternThe Consortium for Energy EfficiencyMiddleton, Massachusetts, United States 
Year Round Intern – Industry Growth ForumNational Renewable Energy LaboratoryGolden, Colorado, United States
Policy Research InternCenter for an Urban Future120 Wall Street, New York City, New York 10005, United States of America 
Philadelphia Education Research Consortium (PERC) InternResearch for ActionPhiladelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Year Round Intern – Industry Growth Forum at National Renewable Energy Laboratory

ACE: Program Education Support Team Members Denver, CO RemoteAmerican Conservation ExperienceDenver, Colorado, United States
2021 Summer Operations InternGrowing Gardens of Boulder CountyBoulder, Colorado, United States