Have You Lined Up Your Summer Internship Yet?

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The sun is shining and finals wrap up next week. If you don’t have a summer internship lined up yet, what are you waiting for? The Department of English has a robust internship program that helps English students with a variety of career aspirations get work experience before graduation (which is when it really counts!) If you aren’t sure what you want to do after your finish your undergraduate studies, internships are a great way to learn more about potential careers and develop long-term networking relationships.

See a PDF version of our internship brochure here. Don’t forget to pay close attention to emails from Chris Green, our Director of Internships – lots of interesting opportunities (some paid, some not) have been coming your way!

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Professional Development Internships in Thailand

Greenheart Travel, a Chicago-based non-profit that provides cultural immersion programs around the world and sends hundreds of volunteers and teachers abroad every year, has a really great internship program available via Xplore Asia. Xplore Asia is a partner cultural exchange organization based in Hua Hin, Thailand. Greenheart Travel works with Xplore Asia to place participants in schools around Thailand for the Teach in Thailand program. Interns will work directly for Xplore Asia in various departments at their office in Hua Hin.

Greenheart Travel has met with Carrie McAteer, Associate Director at the Career Center for the University Internship Program. She is very excited about this opportunity, and has confirmed that this internship meets the requirements for DePaul students to gain 4 credit hours on this program, when paired with the online internship course.


UPCOMING START DATES:

May 25 – deadline to apply is April 10th

July 13—deadline to apply is May 11th

**A list of available intern positions in PDF format is here.


If this sounds like something you’d be interested in, contact Kara Menini, Thailand Internship Manager, at kmenini(at)greenhearttravel.org. You can also email DePaul undergrad and Greenheart Travel intern Shannon Schroeder at sschroeder(at)greenhearttravel.org –she completed this program and has insight for you! Also please do read over the websites of both organizations.

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