Stanford University and the Chinese Academy of Sciences Rural Education Action Program
Croft graduate, Alyssa Yuen (B.A. 2011), sent us this job posting for a part-time position as a communications associate with Stanford University and the Chinese Academy of Sciences Rural Education Action Program.
Fedex Student Athlete Success Center Hiring Tutors
The Fedex Student Athlete Success Center is hiring tutors for the 2014-2015 academic year. There are three types of positions: academic strategists, mentors, and subject-specific tutors. The only requirements are an overall 3.o GPA and an A or B in the class being tutored, and a letter of recommendation from a faculty person. See the attached flyer for more information.
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 Students Invited to Volunteer at the U.M. Museum
The University of Mississippi Museum has a wide array of traveling exhibitions and permanent collections, along with fun events and activities year-round.
Currently, the University of Mississippi Museum is looking for volunteers for visitor's services at our front desk. This entails customer/visitor services, gift shop cashier and stocking, traveling exhibitions and permanent collections knowledge, and reception/event assistance. Upon volunteering, training will be provided for the above areas.
Political Affairs Internship with the Borgen Project
The Borgen Project, a national campaign that fights global poverty by working to make it a focus of U.S. foreign policy, has a telecommute internship position open.
U.M. New York and Washington Internship Experience
The University of Mississippi has two programs designed to support students pursuing internships, one in Washington, D.C. and the other in New York, N.Y. The programs provide guidance in finding an internship, housing, the opportunity to earn academic credit, and the benefits of being enrolled as a U.M. student - including access to financial aid - while interning. For more information, visit the programs' websites:
State Department UNESCO Fellowship
The State Department is sponsoring the Laura W. Bush Traveling Fellowship. The fellowship will help fund a proposal designed by the applicant to conduct brief work in a foreign country related to the mandate of UNESCO – using education, natural sciences, social and human sciences, culture, and/or communication and information to build strong ties among nations. It is intended for American college/university students who express an interest in international collaboration but as of yet had not been afforded many opportunities to travel abroad.
Public Policy & International Affairs Program (PPIA) Junior Summer Institute
The PPIA program prepares undergraduates to be competitive candidates for top degree programs in the fields of Public Policy, Public Administration or International Affairs. The program’s goal is to promote the inclusion and participation of groups who have traditionally been underrepresented in public service.