Monday, March 27, 2017

Summer 2017 Urban Resources Institute 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 PRIORITY CONSIDERATION, APPLY BEFORE APRIL 22
(Applications considered until positions filled)
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URI INTERNSHIP EXPECTATIONS AND APPLICATION INFORMATION
--Semester internship:  180 hours; 10-12 weeks; 15-18 hours/week
--Most internships are unpaid; paid internships contingent upon funding and have a higher hours expectation
--Academic credit may be applicable; see your academic advisor or internship office.

For information, contact Dr. Edward Orser, URI Program Manager:  info@parksandpeople.org
To apply, please complete the application found in the link below:

Be advised that the application asks for the following:
1) Resume 2) Letter of interest 3) Faculty academic advisor contact info.
PROJECTS WITH THE BALTIMORE CITY DEPARTMENT
 OF RECREATION AND PARKS (See URI web page for project descriptions)
--Forest Restoration Tracking, Mapping, and Community Engagement
--Graphic Design for Park Signage
--Landscape Design Intern
--Park or Recreation Center User Survey
--Carrie Murray Nature Center Internships
--Park Events Programming Intern
--Volunteer Advisory Council Coordinator
--Marketing Intern
--Graphic Design for Park Promotional Materials
--Photography Intern
--Cylburn Arboretum and Mansion Internships
--Howard Peters Rawlings Conservatory “Guide By Cell” Internship

PROJECTS WITH THE PARKS AND PEOPLE FOUNDATION
(See URI web page for project descriptions)
--SuperKids Camp Environmental Experience Intern
--SuperKids Camp Environmental Education Intern
--Branches Youth Employment Assistant Team Leader Intern
--Urban Ecology Curriculum Fellow (Baltimore Ecosystem Study)