UMN Sociology Undergraduate Newsletter
Registration for Fall 2018 begins April 14th! Make sure to check myu under the “Academics” tab to check your registration date.
This Week’s Opportunities:
- Second Harvest Heartland Internships
- Cookies & Career Advice
- Student Coordinator & Peer Advising Positions – APARC
- CEL Student Positions – Enrollment Services Assistance & Peer Adviser
- Advocacy and Program Intern – World Without Genocide
If you are not familiar with our internship program, we offer several stipended internships focused on issues of food access, public health, and community outreach. Interns work directly with clients and community partners, developing communication skills, gaining knowledge of federal food and nutrition assistance programs such as SNAP, and engaging in professional development opportunities such as resume workshops and networking with professionals in the non-profit sector. We encourage students from a wide variety of fields and backgrounds to apply.
List of Available Positions:
Student Coordinators and Peer Mentor Positions – APARC
CEL Student Positions Open
Enrollment Services Assistant
The Learning Abroad Center is looking for a student with intercultural experience to join our Enrollment Services Team for Fall 2018 and beyond. Students with experience organizing data, working in databases, and/or strong attention to detail will be successful in this position. Work-study funds and previous study abroad experience are NOT required. Please encourage interested students to submit an application HERE, and feel free to direct any questions to Abby Fink at firstname.lastname@example.org or 612-301-6807.
The Learning Abroad Center is looking to hire 2-3 Peer Advisers to start Summer 2018 or Fall 2018. Peer Advisors work the LAC front desk in our Resource Center. They need to be good at assisting others, detail-oriented, and friendly faces. Previous study abroad experience is required. Work-study funds are NOT required. Interested students, please contact Kelley Redmond at email@example.com or 612-626-2330 to request an application. Feel free to contact Kelley with any questions. Priority application deadline: April 13th.
Advocacy and Program Inter – Summer 2018
When: 15-20 hours per week, June 1-August 10, 2018, on a flexible schedule EXCEPT July 30-August 2, which are required full days plus evenings.
- Coordinate Tents of Witness: Genocide and Conflict exhibit (more info at http://www.worldwithoutgenocide.org/tents
- Provide assistance for all events and workshops
- Provide organizational and administrative support for advocacy and policy initiatives at city and state levels
- Perform other duties as assigned
Unpaid; college internship or course credit can be arranged in relevant discipline.
Application is due April 22, 2018
How to apply:
Send a resumé, cover letter, and three professional references (professor, work supervisor) as a single PDF to firstname.lastname@example.org