Monday, March 14, 2011 myBiz Blog
Morgridge Center update by Katie Coon

New opportunities include: Development & Public Relations Intern for summer 2011 at Aldo Leopold Nature Center and openings for student staff positions in the Morgridge Center during the 2011-2012 school year.

Marketing and Public Relations Internship at Aldo Leopold Nature Center

Serving more than 40,000 children, families and teachers each year, the Aldo Leopold Nature Center (ALNC), provides unique learning opportunities not only to youth, but also to developing professionals through internships. The ALNC is currently seeking a Development & Public Relations Intern for summer 2011.

Intern duties may include: drafting copy for publications, updating media contact lists, internet research of potential corporate supporters, soliciting in-kind donations and updating social media. This is a great way to gain valuable experience in special event planning, fundraising, public relations and marketing, in addition to completing administrative and special projects. Other responsibilities are available depending on interest and qualifications.

Ideally, the intern should be able commit about 10 hours a week (Early May - September). College credit may be available in exchange for the internship.

Those interested are encouraged to contact Alanna Medearis, Development and Communications Coordinator, at (608) 216-9374 or via e-mail.

The Morgridge Center for Public Service is NOW HIRING student staff for next year!

Be a part of the student staff at a fun office on campus that promotes volunteer opportunities and community involvement!  The Morgridge Center is currently accepting applications for interns for the next academic year. Our student staff plays an integral role in the on-going development of the Center’s programs and resources. Many of our student positions provide a unique leadership experience for students to help facilitate service activities with their peers and average 10 hours per week.

Applications are now being accepted on-line for the following positions: Peer Advisor, Special Projects Intern, Community Liaison, Office Assistant, Volunteer Transportation Coordinator, and Engaged Scholarship Graduate Research Intern.

The Morgridge Center is a leader in engaging students in volunteering, service-learning and leadership through service to local, national and international communities.

Application Deadline: Monday, April 4!  For full position descriptions and applications visit our website.