Thursday, October 27, 2016

Spring 2017 URI internships in Baltimore

The Urban Resources Initiative Internship Program is a partnership of the Baltimore City Department of Recreation and Parks, the Parks & People Foundation, and area universities and institutions.

FOR SPRING 2017 PROJECT DESCRIPTIONS AND INFORMATION:

Projects with the Baltimore City Department of Recreation and Parks
·       Research and Discussion of Public Private Management Models for Patterson Park
·       Park or Recreation Center User Survey
·       Outdoor Activity Program Assistant
·       Greater Baltimore Children and Nature Intern
·       Carrie Murray Nature Center Internships
·       Park Events Programming Intern
·       Volunteer Advisory Council Coordinator
·       Marketing Intern
·       Graphic Design Intern
·       Ball Field Preparation Intern 

Projects with the Parks and People Foundation
·       Defining and Measuring Environmental Literacy
·       Measuring and Tracking BRANCHES Participants
·       Creative Ways to Assess Summer Learning

URI Expectations and Application Information
--Semester internship:  180 hours; 10-12 weeks; 15-18 hours/week
--Most internships are unpaid; paid internships contingent upon funding
--Academic credit may be applicable; see your academic advisor or internship office.

Please submit the following:
 (1) a cover letter of interest, addressing your skills and experience relevant to the internship;
(2) your resume;
(3) the name and e-mail contact information for the faculty academic advisor from whom we will request a reference

SEND YOUR APPLICATION ELECTRONICALLY TO  jobs@parksandpeople.org

APPLY BEFORE NOVEMBER 15 FOR PRIORITY CONSIDERATION
For information, contact Dr. Edward Orser, URI Program Manager:  info@parksandpeople.org