Sunday, February 28, 2021

Intern for a Day: Spring 2021

More information: go.umd.edu/ifad

Intern for a Day Lite will match UMD undergraduate students with professionals working in a field of interest for 30-60 minute virtual informational interviews! Students have access to 270+ professionals!

BSOS undergraduates may be interested in meeting the professionals working at the following organizations/areas.

HELPING PROFESSIONS
Choice Clinical Services, Owner/ Psychotherapist
Greenbelt CARES Youth and Family Services Bureau, Vocational/Educational Counselor
KIPP NYC, Managing Director of Student Support Services
Metropolitan Family Services, Education Manager
Montgomery County Public Schools and Play on Words Therapy, LLC, Speech-Language Pathologist
Prince George's County Public Schools, School Counselor
Riverside Community Care, Clinical Social Worker
Verbal Beginnings LLC, Clinical Recruiter

RESEARCH
The Brookings Institution, Research Analyst
University of Maryland, Baltimore (GA PhD in neuroscience)
University of Maryland School of Medicine (Biomedical Research)
University of Maryland School of Medicine-Lab

NON-PROFITS & ASSOCIATIONS
American Psychological Association
Community Advocates for Family & Youth, CAFY, Program Manager
Community Advocates for Family and Youth, Clinical Manager
Joyful Heart Foundation, Policy and Advocacy Consultant
The Literacy Lab

LEGAL/ENFORCEMENT
Andalman and Flynn, P.C.
DLA Piper LLP (US), Paralegal
Law Office of Eshigo P. Okasili, LLC, Lawyer
Law Office of Gary Kaufman, PLLC (GVPT Alum '03), Lawyer
Maryland Office of Administrative Hearings
Montgomery County Police Department, Police Officer
USDA APHIS IES (Investigative and Enforcement Services), Investigation and Compliance Specialist
Wood Law Offices, LLC, Lawyer

HEALTHCARE
Colliver Dental Group Dentist
First Call Urgent Care, Physician Assistant
Johns Hopkins/Howard County Hospital; Kaiser Permanente, Registered Nurse
Mercy Medical Center, Pediatric urgent care attending physician
Podiatry Associates, Podiatric Surge
Soffer Health Inst, Physician
Usacs, Emergency Physician

GOVERNMENT & CONSULTING
Deloitte, Government Consultant
Department of Homeland Security, Management and Program Analyst
Insight Technology Solutions, Contractor
US Department of Labor, Senior Advisor

Search for the organizations above and/or view all 270+ professionals participating!

Steps to Participate in Intern For a Day, Lite:
  1. Enroll in and complete this 20-minute asynchronous online orientation between Monday, March 1 and Monday, March 22, 2021 to learn about the program and best practices to conduct an informational interview. It is required to complete the orientation in order to have access to the application.
  2. You will receive the Intern for a Day Lite application on Tuesday, March 23 and you will rank the top 8 professionals you're most interested in talking to through an informational interview.
  3. After you submit your application by the deadline of Sunday, March 28, University Career Center staff members will begin matching students with professionals.
  4. You will be notified of your match by early April 2021!

Questions can be directed to ifad@umd.edu. Hosted by the University Career Center.