Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Spring Intern for a Day Lite

 

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.