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International Education: A Gateway to a Paid Experience Abroad

VIRTUAL EVENT: Thursday, October 8, 2020

TIME: 5:00pm – 5:30pm EDT

If you are looking for a way to explore a career in education, or are seeking a gap year experience overseas before graduate school or another career commitment, an international paid teaching internship could be just the ticket! Join Search Associates and Diana Kerry to learn more about the growing demand for teachers in K-12 American and International schools. Schools in many parts of the world hire graduating seniors and recent college graduates in all majors to work for a single school year as paid teaching interns. It’s a great opportunity to gain classroom experience in an international setting and can sometimes lead to a full-fledged teaching job the following year.

Curious About AmeriCorps & How They Work in Communities? Join a Panel This Week: 3/11 @ 6:30PM

Interested in being a catalyst for change? AmeriCorps volunteers work alongside community leaders to fight poverty, develop job opportunities, increase access to education and housing, promote healthy living, and much more. During this panel discussion, you will learn about different AmeriCorps programs, hear from current volunteers, and have the opportunity to ask questions.

WHEN: Wednesday, March 11, 2020 at 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM

WHERE: Middlebury College Center for Community Engagement

Here is some initial info on AmeriCorps, come to our event to hear from current members! https://youtu.be/QgdRkzLKlPM

Can’t make the evening event? Contact Ellie Dickerson, AmeriCoprs VISTA Member, Center for Community Engagement, edickerson@middlebury.edu

Curious About AmeriCorps & How They Work in Communities? Join a Panel This Week: 3/11 @ 6:30PM

Interested in being a catalyst for change? AmeriCorps volunteers work alongside community leaders to fight poverty, develop job opportunities, increase access to education and housing, promote healthy living, and much more. During this panel discussion, you will learn about different AmeriCorps programs, hear from current volunteers, and have the opportunity to ask questions.

WHEN: Wednesday, March 11, 2020 at 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM

WHERE: Middlebury College Center for Community Engagement

Here is some initial info on AmeriCorps, come to our event to hear from current members! https://youtu.be/QgdRkzLKlPM

Can’t make the evening event? Contact Ellie Dickerson, AmeriCoprs VISTA Member, Center for Community Engagement, edickerson@middlebury.edu

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.

Paid Post-Grad Internship – Perfect for FEB ES majors

From Middlebury alum, Sierra Moen 17.5’ grad and currently in this paid internship role as the Outreach Associate Intern at the Coastal & Heartland National Estuary Partnership: “We are hiring up to two more interns, especially a great fit for Febs who will graduate early next year!”

Are you or someone you know looking to gain rewarding professional experience in the environmental field? The Coastal & Heartland National Estuary Partnership is accepting applications for a paid internship. This is a great opportunity for third year or higher college students or recent graduates.

The Conservation Associate Internship is a full-time paid internship (8:30 am – 5 pm five days a week, 40 hours weekly). The duration of this position is approximately six to nine months minimum, with a final time period determined in coordination with the selected applicant. Please note that this position also involves some weekend work events and local travel with personal vehicle (mileage reimbursed).

The Coastal & Heartland National Estuary Partnership (CHNEP) is a partnership of citizens, elected officials, resource managers, and commercial and recreational resource users who are working together to protect and restore water and other exceptional natural resources in ten counties, eight watersheds, and six estuaries in Central and Southwest Florida.

If interested in applying for this position, or for more information, please visit the following website: https://www.applitrack.com/puntagorda/onlineapp/JobPostings/view.asp?FromAdmin=true&AppliTrackJobId=372

Unique Service Opportunities with Avodah – Priority Deadline Jan. 23

Applications are now open for the Avodah Jewish Service Corps, a year long program for individuals ages 21-26 to build a lifetime of leadership skills, an active Jewish community, a powerful professional network, and a more just America.

Spend a year serving for justice at a leading anti-poverty organization while living and learning at the crossroads of justice and Jewish life. As a member of the Jewish Services Corps, you will:

  • Build real-world expertise with critical, hands-on work experience. You’ll be placed with one of Avodah’s partner organizations in Chicago, New Orleans, New York, or Washington, DC,  Through on-the-ground direct service work, you’ll contribute meaningfully to our partners’ work on crucial justice issues such as immigration, hunger, education, public health, domestic violence, and much more.
  • Develop activist chops and Jewish social justice insights. Avodah’s trusted, innovative curriculum examines the causes and effects of domestic poverty, develops practical skills, and looks at justice work with a Jewish lens. Programming will deepen, contextualize, and nourish your day-to-day work while preparing you stay in social and economic justice movements for the long haul.
  • Live and learn in the dynamic Avodah community. Home-cooked meals, late night conversations, and holiday celebrations make living communally in the bayit (house) memorable and meaningful.
  • Access activism, professional development, and Jewish opportunities for life. Over a thousand social justice leaders across the country serve as active, engaged members of our alumni community.  They’ll help you with everything from apartments hunts to job references to holiday meals invites.

In addition to a year of professional and personal growth, Corps Members receive a monthly living stipend, health insurance, travel allowance, and subsidized housing. The program will run August 2020 – August 2021.
Avodah is committed to building a service corps that inclusively represents the diverse Jewish Community. Sephardi Jews, Mizrahi Jews, Jews of Color, people of color, women, people with disabilities, immigrants, LGBT2QIA people, and people who come from poor or working class backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply! 

Are you the next Jewish Corps Member? We are now accepting applications on a rolling basis with a priority deadline of January 23rd. Apply ASAP here or email apply@avodah.net to learn more.

Meet Green Corps, the Field School for Environmental Organizing & Midd Alum

Right now Green Corps, the Field School for Environmental Organizing, is looking to hire our next class of environmental leaders! Our application deadline is fast approaching (October 18th), so they’re working to get the word out to as many students as possible before they come to campus October 17th-18th!

Midd alum, Morag McKenzie ’16, will be holding an info session about Green Corps, interviewing potential candidates, and working to reach as many students as possible. 

INFORMATION SESSION: Green Corps: Environmental Advocacy Opportunities

RSVP for Event HERE. Thursday, October 17th 2019, 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm, in the Davis Library , 201/Watson Lecture Hall.

Contact Morag McKenzie for more information: morag[at]greencorps.org