Career Center Announcements

2014 PFIG Recipient Will Cadigan

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Will Cadigan
College of Arts & Sciences
Government Major
2015 Graduation Year

Internship: Village Capital in Washington, DC.

Notes on the first week

My work with Village Capital has been incredibly rewarding, taking me from coffee shops to conferences while allowing me to hone a variety...

2014 PFIG Recipient Kristen Inglese

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Kristen Inglese
College of Arts & Sciences
English & Global Development Studies
2016 Graduation Year

Internship: The Homeless Garden Project in Santa Cruz, CA.

Notes on the first week

The outside of the drying shed has started to pale. Its wooden structure is peeling and ashen, yet...

2014 PFIG Recipient Christine ElDabh

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Christine ElDabh
College of Arts & Sciences
Global Development Studies & Foreign Affairs
2016 Graduation Year

Internship: Discovery House in Alfanar, London

Notes on the First Week

I’ve loved my time at Alfanar and can already say that I’ve learned so much about the world of...

2013 PFIG Recipient Chelsea Stokes

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Chelsea Stokes
College of Arts & Sciences
Political & Social Thought Major
2015 Graduation Year

Internship: District of Columbia Public Schools

Notes on the first week

I began my internship at the District of Columbia Public Schools (DCPS) in a whirlwind of activity. Assigned to the...

2013 PFIG Recipient Zachary Blackburn

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Zachary Balckburn
College of Arts & Sciences
Economics and Foreign Affairs Major
2014 Graduation Year

Internship: US Department of State Economic & Political Section Riga, Latvia

Notes on the first week

My first week in Riga, Latvia has been a whirlwind of new names, procedures,...

2013 PFIG Recipient Shefali Hegde

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Shefali Hegde
College of Arts& Sciences
Cognitive Science and Neuroscience Major
2014 Graduation Year

Internship: Community Health Program, Christian Medical College

My deep interest in medicine and international healthcare has brought me to Tamil Nadu this summer, where I will work for two...

2013 PFIG Recipient Lauren Cricchi

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Lauren Cricchi
Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy
Leadership and Public Policy Major
2014 Graduation Year

Internship: US House of Representatives, Office of Congressman Eric Cantor

Notes on the first week

This summer, I am interning in the Washington D.C. personal office...

2013 PFIG Recipient Molly Cudahy

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Molly Cudahy
College of Arts & Sciences
Sociology Major
2015 Graduation Year

Internship: International Rescue Committee

Notes on the first week

This summer, I will be interning with the International Rescue Committee (IRC) in Silver Spring, MD. The IRC is a refugee resettlement agency...

2013 PFIG Recipient Isabel Greenberg

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Isabel Greenberg
College of Arts & Sciences
Environmental Sciences Major
2015 Graduation Year

Internship: Morven Estate

Notes on the first week

I’m Isabel Greenberg, a rising 3rd year student studying Environmental Science. Since interning on a sustainable meat and vegetable farm in high...

2013 PFIG Recipient Casey Duggan

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Casey Duggan
Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy
Leadership and Public Policy Major
2014 Graduation Year

Internship: Patton Boggs

Notes on the first week

This summer, I am one of seven undergraduate students participating in the Public Policy Internship Program with Patton...

2013 PFIG Recipient Sarah Skinner

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Sarah Skinner
Curry School of Education / College of Arts & Sciences
Kinesiology and French Major
2014 Graduation Year

Internshp: American Consulate, Lyon, France

Notes on the first week

“Gosh, I really hope I’m in the right place,” I thought to myself. I had finally arrived at the...

2013 PFIG Recipient Michele DeRieux

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Michele DeRieux
School of Engineering and Applied Science
Biomedical Engineering Major
2015 Graduation Year

Internship: United States Patent & Trademark Office

Notes on the first week

This summer I will be serving as a patent examiner extern at the United States Patent and Trademark...

2013 PFIG Recipient Zaina Natour

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Zaina Natour
School of Architecture
Urban & Environmental Planning Major
2014 Graduation Year

Internship: Elsewhere Museum

Notes on the first week

I am interning for Elsewhere Museum in Greensboro, NC, a living museum set inside a former thrift store. I will be serving as the...

2013 PFIG Recipient Edel Tessema

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Edel Tessema
College of Arts & Sciences
Global Development Studies Major
2015 Graduation Year

Internship: Appleseed

Notes on the first week

This summer I have the privilege of working with the Appleseed foundation, an organization dedicated to "sowing the seeds of justice" all over the...

2013 PFIG Recipient Anna Rollsson

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Anna Rollsson
College of Arts & Sciences
English and Environmental Science Major
2015 Graduation Year

Internship: Shelby Farms Park Conservancy

Notes on the first week

What a whirlwind my first week at Shelby Farms Park has been. When I accepted the position of communications intern for...

2013 PFIG Recipient Will Warren

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Will Warren
Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy
Leadership and Public Policy Major
2014 Graduation Year

Internship: Urban Institute Metropolitan Housing & Communities Center

Notes on the first week

Starting an internship is an exercise in learning and a not-so-gentle...

2013 PFIG Recipient Sarah Hooper

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Sarah Hooper
College of Arts & Sciences
Biology and Music Major
2015 Gradutaion Year

Internship: California Wildlife Center

Notes on the first week

Wow, this has been such a wonderful first week! On June 12th I started a wildlife rehabilitation internship at the California Wildlife...

2013 PFIG Recipient Robert Koch

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Robert Koch
College of Arts & Sciences
Chinese Language & Literature Major
2015 Graduation Year

Internship: Original Life

Notes on the first week

This summer I am interning for a small firm called Original Life, which is in the process of researching and bringing aquaponics to the...

2013 PFIG Recipient Helena Groves

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Helena Groves
College of Arts & Sciences
Anthropology Major
2015 Graduation Year

Internship: Frontier Culture Museum

Notes on the first week

It’s not everyday that when people ask “what are you doing this summer?”, one can truthfully answer “working in a wigwam.” But that’s what I get...

2012 PFIG Recipient Libby Lyon

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Libby Lyon
School of Architecture
Urban & Environmental Planning Major
2014 Graduation Year

Internship: Morven Kitchen Garden

Notes on the first week

Hello, Everyone!

What an eye-opening first week it has been at the Morven Kitchen Garden. After 5 consecutive days of waking up at...

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