Legislative Internship in Washington D.C. for Summer 2017

Application Deadline: March 17th

The office of Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (OR-01) is seeking interns for summer 2017. Interns in the Washington, D.C. office will gain valuable experience supporting legislative staff and will learn about the operations of a congressional office. Responsibilities will include:

  • conducting legislative research
  • providing office support
  • answering phones
  • assisting with constituent correspondence
  • leading tours of the U.S. Capitol
  • assisting staff with projects as assigned.

Interns in the district office in Beaverton, Oregon will:

  • assist outreach staff and caseworkers
  • research policy issues
  • help with constituent communication through mail and phone calls
  • attend meetings with the Congresswoman.

To Apply: Applications for the summer 2017 internship will be accepted on a rolling basis with preference given to those who apply by March 17th. Successful candidates will demonstrate professionalism, strong communication skills, and an interest in learning more about the legislative process. Candidates with Oregon ties are strongly encouraged to apply. Apply Online.

Mississippi Teacher Corps is Hiring Teachers

Application deadline: March (applications reviewed on a rolling basis)

The Mississippi Teacher Corps selects college graduates to teach in high-poverty public schools across Mississippi. The MTC provides training, support, certification, and a full scholarship for a Master of Arts in Curriculum & Instruction. The school districts where participants are placed also provide full pay and benefits. Given how small the program is, the MTC is able to provide participants with support they may not find in similar programs. Any students who are interested in the MTC should contact Hunter Holt at hholt@olemiss.edu or 662-915-5224.

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Millennial Public Policy Fellowship

Application deadline: April 3rd

New America, a nonpartisan think tank founded in 1999, recently posted the Millennial Public Policy Fellowship. Anne-Marie Slaughter has been the CEO and president since 2013. This is a great opportunity for a student who is interested in public policy and plans to graduate in March or June.

To Apply: Applications are strongly encouraged from those who have faced barriers in accessing education, employment, and other resources, including first-generation college graduates, women, and people of color. Must be 24 years or younger.

Be a Museum Student Ambassador

Are you interested in getting more involved on campus, promoting the Museum of Natural and Cultural History, and exploring Oregon? Become a Student Ambassador! We are currently recruiting new Student Ambassadors for the 2016-17 academic year.

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Do you need volunteer hours, service-learning credit hours, or an internship? Do you want to add to your resume?  SAIL/ ASPIRE needs UO students to mentor local high school students with various college-prep activities for 1+ flexible hours each week. We also have one-time volunteer opportunities. These positions are great for any student who works well with high school students, and could use volunteer hours or an internship! 

To Apply: Contact Chelsie Donahue, SAIL/Aspire Coordinator, Dept. of Economics, University of Oregon, 541-346-4668, chelsied@uoregon.edu

Be a Peer Note-Taker At The Accessible Education Center (AEC)

Interested in earning money while facilitating access for students with disabilities?  Sign up to be a peer note-taker and earn $25 per credit for uploading your class notes!

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