Tuesday, March 5, 2013

Are You on Careers4Terps? If Not, You're Missing Out...

INTERNSHIP WORKSHOP SERIES
Practice Makes Perfect: How to Sell Yourself in Interviews for Internships
Monday, March 11, 2013 • 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
University Career Center & The President's Promise (3100 Hornbake Library)

When searching for internship opportunities, it is important to be able to effectively articulate your experiences in an interview setting. This interactive session will help students learn about different types of interviews (in-person, phone, Skype, group, etc) and how to effectively handle each one. We will also discuss the power in story telling and provide an effective formula to help your story stay on track. This session is intended to be fun and provide students with an opportunity to practice!

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INTERNSHIP WORKSHOP SERIES
Congressional Internships, Presented by UMD alumnus Scott Baker
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 • 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
University Career Center & The President's Promise (3100 Hornbake Library)

Mr. Scott Baker is a University of Maryland College Park alumnus who served as a congressional staff member for 13 years and was the Washington Internship Coordinator to former U.S. Congressman Chet Edwards of Waco, Texas from 2003 to 2011.

In this session, Mr. Baker will provide students a better understanding of how to research and apply to congressional internships. He will also give insight on how to best develop your resume, cover letter and writing samples to stand out amongst the competition.

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Internship Posting Deadlines Coming Up on Careers4Terps
The following internship opportunities have an application deadline within the next two weeks (Mon, March 4 - Sun, March 17) on Careers4Terps!
  • ICCT Internship: Marine Program, International Council on Clean Transportation
  • Communications Intern, US Department of Education
  • Distribution Center Intern, Toys "R" Us, Inc.
  • American Art Curatorial Intern, Corcoran Gallery of Art
  • Intern - Crash Analysis, Volvo
....and 148 other internship opportunities!
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Peace Corps: Employer Networking Sessions
Tuesday, March 05, 2013 • 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.
University Career Center & The President's Promise (3100 Hornbake Library)

Come learn about the Peace Corps experience and how to navigate the application process from Returned Volunteer Molly Douglas!
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Spring Mock Interview Clinic
Thursday, March 07, 2013 • 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
University Career Center & The President's Promise (3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing)

Need help preparing for an interview? Would you like to gain valuable interviewing tips from employers BEFORE the interview? Need someone to practice your responses with? Come and meet with employers from a variety of sectors and practice your interviewing techniques with them in order to prepare for the real thing!

Online Registration is now open!
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3 PAID Scholar Summer Intern Programs in Public Service - All Majors!
The three PAID leadership intern programs below are taking place this summer and have deadlines coming up soon. These programs are open to all majors. Click "Learn More" to continue reading about each program.

GOVERNOR'S SUMMER INTERNSHIP PROGRAM (March 11 deadline)
WALTER SONDHEIM JR. NONPROFIT LEADERSHIP INTERNSHIP PROGRAM (March 15 deadline)
MDOT FELLOWS INTERNSHIP PROGRAM (March 8 deadline)

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American Civil Liberties Union
Spring 2013 & Summer 2013 Internships


SPRING 2013 IMMIGRATION ADVOCACY INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY
AMERICAN CIVIL LIBERTIES UNION
Washington Legislative Office, DC
Founded in 1952, the Washington Legislative Office is responsible for advancing the civil liberties agenda of the national organization before Congress and the Executive Branch, as well as working with ACLU affiliates.

SUMMER 2013 INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY
American Civil Liberties Union Foundation
The Center for Justice, New York, N.Y.
The Center for Justice is focused on the problems in the U.S. criminal justice system, including the treatment of prisoners, the death penalty and the policies of over-incarceration that have led the United States to imprison more people than any other country in the world.