CAREER BLITZ: Government & Public Policy

Topics Include:

  1. U.S. Department of State Student Experience, SUMMER  2013
  2. West Wing Writers, Speechwriting INTERN (DC)
  3. Public Policy and Leadership Conference, Harvard Kennedy School
  4. The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights; SPRING INTERNSHIP (DC)
  5. US Pacific Command; INTERNSHIPS (Hawaii)
  6. CITY OF SAN ANTONIO (TX), Economic Development Dept. – International Section INTERN
  7. Texas Council on Family Violence, Policy Analyst JOB (Austin, TX)
  8. Community Rejuvenation Project, Research Assistant INTERN (Oakland, CA)
  9. Women’s Foreign Policy Group, Communications PAID INTERNSHIP (DC)
  10. Stand for Children Illinois, Advocacy INTERNSHIP (Chicago, IL)

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1. U.S. Department of State Student Experience, SUMMER  2013

Program offers U.S. citizen undergrad AND grad students the opportunity to participate in 10-week, unpaid internships. Internships are available at many of the over 265 U.S. embassies, consulates and missions to international organizations around the world, as well as at the Department of State in Washington, D.C. and other locations throughout the U.S.   DEADLINE: NOV 2  http://1.usa.gov/RPb5i5

2. West Wing Writers, Speechwriting INTERN (DC)

West Wing is looking for people who love to write and are excellent researchers; people who are creative, curious, thoughtful, motivated, and dependable. As an intern, you’ll get an insider’s view of the speechwriting profession and be an integral part of the team.  DEADLINE: NOV 1 (for winter/spring internships).  http://bit.ly/QJQHzb

3. Public Policy and Leadership Conference, Harvard Kennedy School

The conference aims to inform about opportunities for graduate study and careers in both domestic and international public policy.  Only first and second year undergrad students are eligible to apply.

The conference is free of charge – all expenses are covered by HKS.  DEADLINE: NOV 16 http://hvrd.me/RPbt00

4. The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights; SPRING INTERNSHIP (DC)

For students interested in civil and human rights, public service, advocacy, journalism and online communications, real-world work experience in the policy arena. DEADLINE: DEC 1  http://bit.ly/Rk6rKO

5. US Pacific Command; INTERNSHIPS (Hawaii)

U.S. Pacific Command (USPACOM), together with other U.S. Government agencies, protects and defends the United States, its territories, Allies, and interests. Current openings will be advertised on the website under the application materials tab. Sample of positions include: Software Development, Asia Pacific Center for Security Studies, Information Technology, JIATF West Chemist, Public Diplomacy.  http://bit.ly/S0PH94

6. CITY OF SAN ANTONIO (TX), Economic Development Dept. – International Section INTERN

Sample tasks include: assist with international business development. Collects and organizes research data on trade flows, FDI flows, targeted industries and companies as directed by staff.  Posted on Dartboard:  (Job ID: 14266)  http://bit.ly/Y2Q4Uv

7. Texas Council on Family Violence, Policy Analyst JOB (Austin, TX)

TCFV works to end violence against women through partnerships, advocacy and direct services for women, children and men. The policy team works to change legislature to better serve Texas victims.  http://bit.ly/Tk6PJY

8. Community Rejuvenation Project, Research Assistant INTERN (Oakland, CA)

For students interested in urban policy. Conduct in-depth research on topics related to urban renewal policy and the role of art in community development.  http://bit.ly/SmCn1d

9. Women’s Foreign Policy Group, Communications PAID INTERNSHIP (DC)

WFPG is committed to global engagement and the promotion of leadership, visibility and participation of women in international affairs. DEADLINE: NOV 25  http://bit.ly/Rk6E0G

10. Stand for Children Illinois, Advocacy INTERNSHIP (Chicago, IL)

Their mission is to ensure that all children, regardless of their background, graduate from high school prepared for, and with access to, a college education. Sample tasks include: perform analysis of communities and political districts; prepare briefing materials; attend stakeholder meetings.  DEADLINE: DEC 1   http://bit.ly/TK3sbk

Check out the government/policy webpage at http://bit.ly/Q8iRUf

Make an appointment by calling 603-646-2215

Analyst Intern – M&A Advisory, Blackstone Group (Spring)(Boston)

Analyst Intern – M&A Advisory, Blackstone Group (Spring)(Boston)

Blackstone provides various financial advisory services, including financial and strategic advisory, merger and acquisition advisory, restructuring and reorganization advisory, and fund placement services.

Due to the relatively small size of the firm’s deal teams, Spring Analysts are a critical part of the firm’s advisory activities, and  will have the opportunity to assume important and integral roles throughout all phases of a transaction. A minimum GPA of 3.6 and a genuine interest in the technology industry is preferred.

See DartBoard Job #12265 for info on how to apply!

Non-Profit Careers Digest: January 30th, 2012

[important] ATTENTION: The application deadline for the Harris Fellowship is on 3/2/2012 and not 5/2/2012 as originally posted (Item #6) [/important]

NON-PROFIT CAREERS DIGEST: JANUARY 30th, 2012

 1. Special Events & Development Intern – Women’s Refugee Commission (New York)(Spring)
2. Funding for Unpaid Internships – SPRING 2012 Deadline: 2/1/12; SUMMER 2012 Deadline: 4/25/12
3. Research Coordinator (Entry-Level Job) – Mass. General Hospital (Boston) – DEADLINE: 3/1/12
4. Link Up with LinkedIn.com – Dartmouth College Alumni Group with 9,600 Members
5. Summer International Community Development Internship – DEADLINE: A.S.A.P.
6. Harris Fellowship in Child Development & Early Childhood Education (New Haven, CT) DEADLINE: 3/2/12
7. Workshop Assistant – View Arts (Old Forge, NY)(Summer) – DEADLINE: 2/19/12 – PAID
8. Global Exchange Fair Trade Store Summer Internship (San Francisco)(Summer) – DEADLINE: 3/15/12
9. Health Research Assistant – Center for Studying Health System Change (Entry-Level)(Washington, DC)
10. Research Assistant (Entry Level Job) – Yale University (New Haven, CT) – DEADLINE: 5/3/12

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1. Special Events & Development Intern – Women’s Refugee Commission (New York)(Spring)
The Women’s Refugee Commission advocates for laws, policies and programs to improve the lives and protect the rights of refugee and internally displaced women, children and adolescents, and asylum seekers. Through research, advocacy and technical assistance, the Women’s Refugee Commission works to effect systemic changes that have global impact. Deadline: 2/27/2012. For more information, please visit: http://bit.ly/yREUaD

2. Funding for Unpaid Internships – SPRING 2012 Deadline: 2/1/12; SUMMER 2012 Deadline: 4/25/12
Dartmouth encourages you to spend one or more of your Leave Terms doing work which will enhance your personal and academic goals. Grant ceilings vary but may be up to $4,000. For more information on funding resources at Dartmouth, please visit: http://bit.ly/AsdhFK

3. Research Coordinator (Entry-Level Job) – Massachusetts General Hospital (Boston) DEADLINE: 3/1/12
The Depression Clinical and Research Program is part of the Outpatient Psychiatry Division of the Massachusetts General Hospital. This position will provide invaluable experience for anyone interested in pursuing graduate study in the fields of psychology, public health, or medicine. For more information, please search: “Research Coordinator” in the Liberal Arts Career Network (accessible via the Nationwide Internship Consortium).

4. Link Up with LinkedIn.com – Dartmouth College Alumni Group with 9,600 Members
Searching for a post-graduate opportunity? Interested in seeing what Dartmouth alumni are doing? LinkedIn.com is one of the fastest growing social networks in the world and has successfully brought individuals in varying fields closer together. Visit http://learn.linkedin.com/students/step-1/ and get started on building your profile. After you have successfully crafted a profile, join the Dartmouth College Alumni group and start connecting with thousands of Dartmouth alumni all over the world.

5. Summer International Community Development Internship (Washington, DC) – DEADLINE: A.S.A.P.
The Community Development summer intern will focus on the areas of natural resource management (NRM) and climate change. This internship is with ACDI/VOCA. More information can be found by logging into the Nationwide Internship Consortium with your Dartmouth email address.

6. Harris Fellowship in Child Development & Early Childhood Education (New Haven, CT) – DEADLINE: 3/2/2012
The Harris Fellowship Program in Child Development and Early Childhood Education is a collaboration between the Yale Child Study Center and Calvin Hill Day Care Center and Kitty Lustman-Findling Kindergarten of New Haven. This is a post-graduate fellowship opportunity. Please apply directly through the Liberal Arts Career Network (accessible via the Nationwide Internship Consortium). Deadline: 3/2/2012.

7. Workshop Assistant – View Arts (Old Forge, NY)(Summer) – DEADLINE: 2/19/12 – PAID
Interns will receive practical training in arts programming, day-to-day operations in a fast-paced environment, and working with a small, committed staff and dedicated volunteers in a brand new green building. To learn more about this opportunity and View visit: www.ViewArts.org

8. Global Exchange Fair Trade Store Summer Internship (San Francisco)(Summer) – DEADLINE: 3/15/12
Summer interns work closely with program staff on campaigns and programs and are expected to bring some knowledge and experience to the organization. Interns should be able to offer at least 20 hours per week for 3 months, and be eager to participate in all aspects of their department. For more information, please visit: http://bit.ly/AmIQTu

9. Health Research Assistant – Center for Studying Health System Change (Entry-Level)(Washington, DC)
The Center for Studying Health System Change (HSC) in Washington, D.C. is seeking Health Research Assistants to participate in research on how the health system is changing and the effects of these changes on cost, quality, access, and service delivery. For more information on how to apply, please search “Health Research Assistant” in the Liberal Arts Career Network.

10. Research Assistant (Entry Level Job) – Yale University (New Haven, CT) – DEADLINE: 5/3/12
The Dept. of Epidemiology and Public Health seeks a full-time Research Assistant that will provide support for a research project that involves bringing an HIV/STD prevention intervention to pregnant adolescent women through a group model of prenatal care in 14 Community Health Centers in New York City. Please apply directly through the Liberal Arts Career Network (accessible via the Nationwide Internship Consortium).

Apply Now for Community Service Internship for Spring (& An Alumni Mentor)

Want an internship in Community Service — and an alumni mentor to boot? Apply to spend a leave term as an intern with the Dartmouth Partners in Community Service program. The deadline for Spring Term applications is February 6. (You’ve got two weeks to put your application in!)

The Dartmouth Partners in Community Service (DPCS) mission is to inspire Dartmouth students to join with Dartmouth alumni and their families in addressing problems facing our society. The DPCS program allows Dartmouth students to invest in their civic growth, personal growth and liberal education by participation in full-time, leave-term community service internships. Interns are matched with Dartmouth alumni, who serve as mentors for the interns.

For more about the DPCS program, visit the program website here.

Social Media Intern – Tarte Cosmetics (Spring)

Social Media Internship Job Description

tarte cosmetics, an eco-friendly beauty brand, is looking for a social media intern for the Spring 2012 term.

This  social media internship is a great opportunity to learn the inner workings of a beauty brand whose unique combination of natural ingredients, easy-to-use products, and fashion-forward packaging deliver professional results to the everyday woman.

tarte is looking for someone who is personable and professional as well as driven and energetic to contribute to their social media management through hands-on blogging and social experience. This is a non-paid position, there will be a lot of writing involved.

The ideal candidate is…

  • An innovative and creative self-starter who is comfortable with all major social media platforms
  • A resourceful and organized independent thinker who is able to create interesting, unique, and well written content
  • An avid learner
  • A beauty and pop culture obsessed social media maven!

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Assist with managing tarte’s presence on social platforms: Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and the tarte talk blog
  • Monitor activity across various social media platforms and compile analytics
  • Brainstorm blogs, tweets, and social packages and programs
  • Conduct research related to new media, social marketing strategy, and the competitive landscape

Required Skills & Experience:

  • Excellent communications skills
  • Strong understanding of social media and socialnetworking
  • Prior blogging experience
  • Strong interest in the beauty industry
  • Knowledge of HTML or web design BIG pluses!

The office is located directly in the fashion district and offers great learning opportunities.

Please send resume and blogging samples to Koryn@tarte.com

 

Non-Profit Career Digest: November 3, 2011

 NON-PROFIT CAREER DIGEST: NOVEMBER 3rd, 2011

1. Dartmouth Celebrates 50 Years of Partnership with the Peace Corps! – 11/15
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The Unreasonable Institute – Post-Graduate Social Entrepreneur Fellowship – DEADLINE: 11/10/2011
3. ChinaFAQs Climate & Energy Information Network Internship; Markets & Enterprise Internship
4. World Federalist Movement – Institute for Global Policy – Internships (Spring) DEADLINE: 12/1/2011
5. Exploring a career in sustainable agriculture? (Web Resources)
6. The Food Trust Internship Programs (Philadelphia, PA)
7. Interfaith Youth Corps Leadership Institute – January 12th – 15th, 2012 – DEADLINE: 11/28/2011
8. DPCS Post-Graduate Resume/Cover Letter Workshops – 11/8 & 11/14
9. Consortium on Gender, Security, & Human Rights Internships (Boston, MA)
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1. Dartmouth Celebrates 50 Years of Partnership with the Peace Corps!
Join us as we celebrate 50 years of partnership with the Peace Corps. All events are open to the public; RSVP is requested to the Tucker Foundation for the evening dinner only. For more information, please visit: http://bit.ly/rGbMOs

2. The Unreasonable Institute – Post-Graduate Social Entrepreneur Fellowship – DEADLINE: 11/10/2011
The Unreasonable Institute arms entrepreneurs creating solutions to the world’s biggest social and environmental problems with the mentorship, capital, and networks they need to do so. The 2012 Summer Institute, a 6-week mentor-driven accelerator, will take place between June 13 and July 25, 2012. For more information, please visit: http://bit.ly/qFH6Hq

3. ChinaFAQs Climate & Energy Information Network Internship; Markets & Enterprise Internship
World Resource Institute (WRI) is an environmental non-profit think-tank based in Washington, D.C. WRI is currently seeking interns for a variety of different projects. For information, please visit: http://www.wri.org/careers

4. World Federalist Movement – Institute for Global Policy Internships (NEW YORK) (SPRING) – DEADLINE: 12/1/2011
The World Federalist Movement–Institute for Global Policy (WFM-IGP) works to advance the global promise of peace and is committed to building a safer and more just world. For more information about the many internships available, please visit: http://www.wfm-igp.org/site/internships

5. Exploring a career in sustainable agriculture? (Web Resources)
Exploring a career in sustainable agriculture? Not sure what that entails? Check out these two (2) helpful links that highlight information pertaining to sustainable agriculture and food-systems. 1) http://sustainableagriculture.net/, and 2) http://www.sare.org/

6. The Food Trust Internship Programs (Philadelphia, PA)
Work with a dynamic, cutting-edge food security, nutrition education and sustainable farming nonprofit advocacy group located in Philadelphia. The Food Trust is a nationally recognized nonprofit organization improving the supply of affordable food and good nutrition in the mid-Atlantic region. The mission of The Food Trust is to ensure that everyone has access to affordable, nutritious food. For more information, please visit: http://bit.ly/81Y9Tt

7. Interfaith Youth Corps Leadership Institute – January 12th – 15th, 2012 – DEADLINE: 11/28/2011
Interested in interfaith cooperative efforts on campus? Consider applying for the Winter Institute sponsored by the Interfaith Youth Corp which will take place January 12th – 15th at Emory University in Atlanta, GA. For more information, please visit: http://bit.ly/gDGWG2

8. DPCS Post-Graduate Resume/Cover Letter Workshops – 11/8 & 11/14
Learn more about resume and cover letter writing for the non-profit field! No RSVP required for the workshop on 11/8 which is being held at 7 PM in Haldeman 041.
TO RSVP to the workshop on 11/14 at 6 PM in Kemeny 007, please visit: http://www.wejoinin.com/sheets/jsqix.

9. Consortium on Gender, Security, & Human Rights Internships (Boston, MA) (All Terms)
The Consortium on Gender, Security and Human Rights is an organization devoted to bringing knowledge about gender to bear on the quest to end armed conflicts and build sustainable peace.
The Consortium requires the assistance of several interns to coordinate research on gender and security issues, and to implement the organization’s goals within the local academic community. For more information, please visit: http://bit.ly/vRlAQa

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Non-Profit Career Digest: October 6, 2011



NON-PROFIT CAREER DIGEST: OCTOBER 6, 2011

 1. Funding for Unpaid Internships – Deadline for Winter 2012: 10/26/2011
2. Human Rights Campaign Internships
3. Mental Health Internships
4. Joseph Nye, Jr., Development/Donor Outreach Internship
5. ReThink Media Internships for Political/Advocacy Think Tanks & Non-Profit Orgs.
6. American Association of University Women (AAUW) – Multiple Paid Internships
7. Relief International – Multiple Internships
8. Food First – Institute for Food & Development Policy Internships
9. Dartmouth Celebrates 50 Years of Partnership with Peace Corps – 11/15/2011
10. Industry Information: Social Enterprise Associates (articles & resources)
11. Wediko Children’s Services Assistant Teacher or Residential Counselor (full-time)
12. Physicians for Human Rights Internships

1. Funding for Unpaid Winter 2012 Internships – October 26th, 2011
The funding deadline for unpaid internships is fast approaching! For more information about funding resources, please visit our website: http://bit.ly/qD6svk

2. HUMAN RIGHTS CAMPAIGN (WASHINGTON, D.C.) (ALL TERMS)
HRC offers a variety of opportunities, including internships in: Communications & Marketing, Major Gifts, Family Projects, Public Education & Outreach, Religion & Faith, and Website Development. Applications can be submitted on a rolling basis. For more information visit: http://bit.ly/qryA9z

3. MENTAL HEALTH ASSOCIATION OF SAN FRANCISCO (SAN FRANCISCO, CA) (ALL TERMS)
Interns can expect to develop pertinent skills that will grow their expertise and understanding of how to promote mental health. MHA-SF is deeply committed to furthering interest and leadership development in the field of mental health. Internships are unpaid. See website for more information regarding applications process (http://www.mha-sf.org/opportunities/internships.cfm).

4. CENTER FOR A NEW AMERICAN SECURITY (WASHINGTON, D.C.)(WINTER/SPRING) – PAID
Joseph S. Nye, Jr. Development Internship
The Center for a New American Security (CNAS) develops strong, pragmatic and principled national security and defense policies that promote and protect American interests and values. The Joseph S. Nye, Jr. Development Intern works with the Director of Development on donor and prospect outreach, communications and marketing collaterals, tracking and writing proposals and letters, tracking and processing internal fundraising activities. For more information on how to apply, visit: http://bit.ly/cKzAGx

5. RETHINK MEDIA (WASHINGTON, D.C.)(SPRING) – PAID
Media & Communications Internships/Fellowships

ReThink Media works with the foremost think tanks, foundations, advocacy organizations and groups working in the fields of disarmament, nuclear nonproliferation, conflict prevention, international law, human rights and peace. Rethink Media’s paid Internship and Fellowship programs provide experiences in media and communications, public relations, digital and online communications and journalism with hands-on experience in the field of nonprofit political and advocacy communications. For more information, please visit: http://www.idealist.org/view/internship/b4THn7Z8ZNH4

6. AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF UNIVERSITY WOMEN (WASHINGTON D.C.)(ALL TERMS) – PAID
Leadership Programs Intern, Public Policy & Government Intern, Marketing Intern

AAUW advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research. Since 1881, AAUW has been one of the nation’s leading voices promoting education and equity for women and girls. AAUW has a nationwide network of more than 100,000 members and donors, 1,000 branches, and 500 college/university institutional partners. For more information on how to apply, please visit: http://www.aauw.org/about/career/aauwjobs.cfm

7. RELIEF INTERNATIONAL (VARIOUS LOCATIONS)(ALL TERMS)
Relief International is a humanitarian non-profit agency that provides emergency relief, rehabilitation, development assistance, and program services to vulnerable communities worldwide. Relief International is solely dedicated to reducing human suffering and is non-political and non-sectarian in its mission. For more information on available internships, please visit: http://bit.ly/nX9S4U

8. FOOD FIRST – INSTITUTE FOR FOOD & DEVELOPMENT POLICY (OAKLAND, CA)(ALL TERMS)
The purpose of the Institute for Food and Development Policy – Food First – is to eliminate the injustices that cause hunger. Interns work with staff on specific projects for anywhere from 15 to 40 hours per week for a minimum of three months. Interns conduct research and analysis, provide outreach and education, and assist with publications and publicity. For more information on how to apply, visit:  http://bit.ly/pqj4IO

9. DARTMOUTH CELEBRATES 50 YEARS OF PARTNERSHIP WITH PEACE CORPS – 11/15/2011
The Dartmouth community is invited to celebrate 50 years of Dartmouth College in extraordinary partnership with the Peace Corps on Nov. 15, 2011.  The day will feature time for returned Peace Corps volunteers to get acquainted; a panel of returned Peace Corps volunteers; recognition of Professor John Rassias’s work with language teaching and the Peace; a talk by Charley “Doc” Dey, Dean Emeritus of the Tucker Foundation; airing of the new documentary on Dartmouth and the Peace Corps through 50 years; and a culminating reflection and celebratory dinner. Co-sponsored by the Tucker Foundation, the President’s Office, the Provost’s Office, the Alumni Office, Career Services, the Rockefeller Center, the Dickey Center, Off- Campus Programs, the Rassias Center, and the Dartmouth Centers Forum.

10. INTERESTED IN SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY AND SOCIAL ENTERPRISE?
Keeping up-to-date on current information in fields of interest is an essential part of becoming a desirable candidate for an internship or full-time job. Explore articles and resources in Social Enterprise by visiting: http://socialenterprise.net/publications.html

11. WEDIKO CHILDREN’S SERVICES (WINDSOR, NH)(ENTRY-LEVEL)
Assistant Teacher or Residential Counselor

Wediko Children’s Services is a non-profit organization created to help children at risk. The Wediko School was founded in 1989, and is based on Wediko’s therapeutic Summer Program. Wediko’s spectrum of psychological and educational approaches encourages self-knowledge, self control and the development of self esteem. The school offers residential, day, and independent living programs for boys between the ages of 6 and 21. Login to DartBoard and select “Job Search” for instructions on how to apply.

12. PHYSICIANS FOR HUMAN RIGHTS INTERNSHIPS (CAMBRIDGE, MA)(SPRING)
Asylum Network Internship; Human Rights Research Internship

Physicians for Human Rights (PHR) is an independent organization that uses the integrity of medicine and science to stop mass atrocities and severe human rights violations against individuals. For more information regarding Spring 2012 internships, please visit: http://bit.ly/pcGb97