United Way of Oxford & Lafayette County Seeking Full-Time AmeriCorps VISTA
Croft alumna Sylvia Stewart (B.A. 2014), passed along this job posting for an AmeriCorps VISTA position with the United Way of Oxford & Lafayette County.
United Way of Oxford & Lafayette County seeks a full-time AmeriCorps VISTA to spearhead mission critical communications projects. The VISTA will refine and implement the communications plans for United Way and its coalition partners, with the goals of increasing awareness of United Way's work, recruiting new donors and volunteers, and maximizing attendance at events. The VISTA will be responsible for: drafting appealing, user-friendly content; using Adobe CS6 to create high-quality print materials; developing e-newsletters; and managing all social media platforms.
Language Opportunities at Leidos
Leidos, a national security, health and engineering company that started with the proud traditions of SAIC, is currently looking for individuals with experience in linguistics, language analysis, and translation.
Croft Alumna Invites Students to Apply for Internship with the Bonner Group
Croft alumna Anna Terry (B.A. 2014) invites Croft students and anyone else looking to gain experience in national politics and fundraising to apply for a paid internship with the Bonner Group, a Washington D.C.-based, political-fundraising, non-profit.
Internship Opportunities with the Institute for Cultural Diplomacy in Berlin
The Institute for Cultural Diplomacy invites students who are interested in gaining practical experience working for a non-governmental organization in the field of cultural diplomacy to apply for its summer 2015 internship program. The internships take place in Berlin, and the primary language is English. German and/or Spanish skills are considered an advantage, and other language skills are an asset. For more information visit the internship program's webpage or e-mail email@example.com.
Carnegie Endowment Junior Fellows Program 2015-2016
The Carnegie Endowment Junior Fellows Program provides an opportunity for ten to twelve students who desire careers in international affairs to have a substantive one-year working experience in Washington, D.C. Junior Fellows provide research assistance to Associates working on Carnegie Endowment programs. The program is very competitive, but motivated and hardworking Croft students should not consider it beyond their reach. It is designed for recent graduates - either the class of 2015 or 2016. Applicants cannot have started graduate school.
Schwarzman Scholars: One-Year Interdisciplinary Degree in China
The Schwarzman Scholars program is a new scholarship "designed to prepare the next generation of global leaders." It offers funding for a one-year Master's degree in public policy, economics and business, or international studies at Tsinghua University in Beijing. It is open to anyone younger than 28, and applications for the 2016 cohort are now open. The deadline is October 1, 2015. Please visit the Schwarzman Scholars website or contact Dr. Schenck for more information.