From Ani Acopian ’16:
Digital Wesleyan is a 7 week workshop that helps you learn programming fundamentals, explore product design, and build your own stuff with the language Python. Participants can apply for exclusive paid summer internships with Wesleyan-affiliated startups. Also, it’s free, includes lunch, and requires zero prior experience. CS and non-CS majors can apply.
Workshops are on Saturdays, from 10am-2pm, January 23rd through March 5th.
Apps due by December 13 (today!!) at midnight. Apply here.
Date: Today, December 13
From the flawless Yatta Zoker ’14:
The Office of Equity and Inclusion is looking for a new Dwight Greene ‘70 Oral History Intern.
The Oral History Project is dedicated to collecting the stories of Wesleyan alumni. As an intern, you are responsible for reaching out to alumni of color and interviewing them about their experiences and moments that defined their time at Wesleyan. All interviews are video or voice recorded with the interviewee’s consent.
This paid internship requires about four hours a week. We are looking for someone who is an independent worker, creative, and of course, interested in oral history! If you would like to apply for this position or would like to see some of our recent work, please email Yatta Zoker ’14 (yzoker[at]wesleyan[dot]edu) or Noor Tell ’14 (ntell[at]wesleyan[dot]edu) by April 4th.
Past interviewees include: Joyce Hall ‘78, Daphne Kwok ‘84, Janina Montero, Alford Young ‘88, Marina Melendez ‘83, Kora Shin ‘10, Ola Odalopoyin ‘14, Mariama Eversley ‘14.
Date: Now until April 4th
Are you interested in a paid internship focused on sustainability efforts at Wesleyan? Noah Markman ’13 has good news for you, because a Sustainability Intern position is opening up for the spring of 2013:
The position will require ten hours of paid time per week, split by two students. It will be filled by students regardless of their work-study eligibility, but will be restricted by the 5 hour per week maximum. Pay is $8.25+/hour (depending on class year), 14 weeks/semester.
- What: Sustainability Intern position
- When: next semester
- Paid: Oh yes!
- Application Deadline: Wednesday, December 5th
To apply, send your resume and a one paragraph statement to wesustainability[at]gmail[dot]com by Wednesday, December 5th. Interviews will be held by appointment on Friday December 7th. More info about responsibilities after the jump!
Come sail away on the internship with Michael Leung ’15:
Please consider applying for this paid internship position for the calendar year of 2013. The application deadline for this position is November 18, 2012. The application form and more information about the position can be found here.
The QRC Intern is responsible for being a resource for and maintaining communication with the various LGBTQQ organizations and groups on campus, as well as with LGBTQQ allies among alumni, faculty, and administration. The intern also maintain the Queer Resource Center and organize monthly Queer Community Meetings and other campus-wide social and educational programs. The intern typically has an interest in multi-political organizing–recognizing the complex interconnections among issues of sexual orientation, gender, race, ethnicity, nationality, class, ableism, etc., aiming to build bridges between the various multicultural communities on campus. The QRC Intern is a member of the Student Affairs Intern Team.
Deadline: November 18th, 2012
Breakthrough Collaborative is a national non-profit that increases educational opportunity for high-potential, low-income middle school students and inspires outstanding college and high school students to pursue careers in education. Your work can change someone’s life.
This paid internship is consistently featured as one of the “Top Ten Internships” by the Princeton Review. Breakthrough will be the most meaningful eight weeks of your life. [Editor’s note: I know a few people who have done this, and it really seems like a remarkable experience]
To find out more information and meet past Wesleyan Breakthrough teachers, head to an information session:
When: Thursday, Feb. 5th at 7pm
Where: PAC 002
Or visit our website: www.breakthroughcollaborative.org
And apply on: www.teachbreakthroughs.org
Application deadline: Mar.2nd, 2009
Campus recruiting contacts:
Samantha Hodges ’11: firstname.lastname@example.org
Bin Shen ’09: email@example.com