The Office of Career Services: Internship Opportunities

Announcement of New Internship Opportunities

Dear Queensborough Community College Student:

If you are interested in or have any questions about internships please take the time to either call (718) 631-6297 or e-mail SGrossman@qcc.cuny.edu to make an appointment with me. I will be happy to discuss your internship options with you.

Check out our Guide to Internships and Cooperative Education for more information on how to take advantage of internship opportunities.

New Internship Opportunities for your consideration

SJ Jung 2016 Campaign Internship Opportunity

The SJ Jung Campaign is looking for bright, energetic, ambitious individuals to join our team. Interns for SJ 2016 will focus on working towards a new day for both Albany and Queens. You will not only learn the basics of campaign fieldwork, but will also gain in-depth knowledge of grassroots organizing techniques so that you are ready to work on, and eventually run, campaigns of your own in the future! Please review the benefits, responsibilities, and requirements below.

Responsibilities

  • Assist and report directly to designated Field Organizer daily
  • Manage, teach, and direct volunteers
  • Ensure that all daily/weekly goals are met and that all projects are completed on time

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2016 UBST

All Majors, Political Science, Urban Studies, Marketing

In this important electoral season, internships are available to students who would like to work for local political campaigns. And, these internships can be used to earn 3 college credits through the Urban Studies Internship Program within the Social Sciences Department. Please visit the Social Sciences Department web site and click on Urban Studies Program for course pre-requisites. Students interested in internships for the Fall 2016 semester should email Prof. Tricarico at Dtricarico@qcc.cuny.edu


DoctorOz Editorial Internship

Social Media, Blogging, English, Journalism, Marketing, Business

DoctorOz.com, a growing resource in the health-and-wellness field and the official website of the Daytime Emmy® award-winning The Dr. Oz Show, is seeking an editorial intern for a part-time, unpaid internship offered this fall. The objectives for the editorial intern include developing health research and writing skills tailored for the web, learning how to use a content management system, developing teamwork skills, and gaining an inside look into the daily production behind a national website and television show.

DoctorOz.com Digital Editorial Internship

Requirements:

  • College credit from candidate’s university as the internship is unpaid.
  • A minimum 3.3 cumulative GPA.
  • 18 years or older.
  • Ideal candidate will be detail-oriented, a strong writer, computer savvy, reliable and possess a strong interest in digital media.
  • A general knowledge of content management systems is a plus.
  • Proficiency with the Microsoft Office Suite

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The Child Center of NY

GROUP LEADER - Youth Development Division

Paid Internship; Major: Education

DESCRIPTION
The Group Leader is responsible for ensuring the success, safety, and engagement of the participants in the program. The Group Leader, in collaboration with other site professionals, will plan and develop project-based learning experiences that will be facilitated over the course of a semester, culminating in some type of showcase by the participants. Group Leaders will also attend all necessary meetings and trainings and work collaboratively with the program Director and site leadership team in order to ensure a successful program that meets the needs of our youth.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
The Group Leader will perform the following duties:

  • Follow schedule provided by program administrators at all times.
  • Develop and maintain positive and professional relationships and experiences with participants (and families and communities).
  • Work collaboratively with peers and site leadership to plan, develop, and execute quality, project-based youth development activities.
  • Prepare all related paperwork, materials and supplies for implementation.
  • Assist teachers and/or specialty area instructors with the implementation of activities.
  • Provide support through the learning process, including HW help, by encouraging and providing resources for participants.
  • Plus more...

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ACTIVITY SPECIALIST @ JHS 185 Job Posting - Youth Development Division

Paid Internship; Major: Education

DESCRIPTION

The Activity Specialist is responsible for designing and facilitating high quality and engaging content-specific project-based learning experiences within a specific content area or specialization. The Activity Specialist will facilitate these learning experiences over the course of a semester, culminating in some type of interactive showcase by the participants. Activity Specialists will also attend all necessary meetings and trainings and work collaboratively with the program Director and site leadership team in order to ensure a successful program that meets the needs of our youth.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
The Activity Specialist will perform the following duties:

  • Follow schedule provided by program administrators at all times.
  • Develop and maintain positive and professional relationships and experiences with participants, school faculty & families.
  • Work collaboratively with site leadership to plan, develop, and execute quality, project-based youth development activities.
  • Actively engage all participants in specialty area activities, as outlined in plans.
  • Prepare all related paperwork, materials and supplies for implementation.
  • Provide support through the learning process, by encouraging and providing resources for participants.
  • Coordinate events & functions in specialty area such as: showcases, exhibits, productions, culminating events, etc.
  • Plus more...

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Accounting Internship

It's not too late to apply for an accounting internship @Art Partner - Brooklyn, NY location.

If you want to learn all about agency accounting and want to work with a great team in a growing industry, email resume to info@artpartner.com and in the subject line include APNY Accounting Internship.


OutRight Action International. Founded in 1990, OutRight (formerly the International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission) strives to support lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people to live safer, healthier, and more empowered lives worldwide. OutRight’s vision of change includes supporting policy and law reform, human rights documentation, intersectional coalitions, and normative development globally. Headquartered in New York, OutRight has programs and/or staff in the following regions: Asia, the Middle East and North Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean, and Sub-Saharan Africa. Additionally, it has a cross-regional program at the United Nations.

OutRight hosts student interns during Fall, Spring, and Summer terms. We are currently in search of interns for our Communications (1) and Development (2) programs, as well as an intern to work with our Asia program for the Fall 2016 term. These are located in our Manhattan office.

How to apply: Internships at OutRight.


District Office 2016 Fall Internship

All Majors, Political Science, Marketing

Overview:
The Bronx District Office of Council Member James Vacca is currently seeking interns for the fall 2016 semester. Interns will gain first-hand experience with local government issues while assisting in all aspects of a dynamic New York City Council office. All majors are welcomed but students with an interest in government or politics are strongly encouraged to apply. Prospective interns should have a positive attitude, excellent verbal and written communicative skills, and be flexible and willing to learn. Duties include staffing events with the Council Member, assisting staff with constituent cases, policy research, and additional tasks as assigned. Internships are unpaid.

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Intern with NYPIRG - New York Public Interest Group

Social Change Begins with you

All Majors

Fight for Education Funding
Protect the Environment
Empower the Homeless
Advocate for Consumer Rights
Take Back Democracy!

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Be aware that The Office of Career Services will be sending you a notice in your weekly TigerMail “Newsletter” alerting you to NEW internship opportunities that become available. Many of them have time sensitive information. If you find one that you want information about, make sure to print the information about the opportunity you’re interested in and bring it with you.

Thank you for your attention.

Susanne Grossman,
Office of Career Services
Internship Coordinator/Placement Advisor
L-429
(718) 631-6297

View previous internship opportunities

Cultural Centers

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Kupferberg Holocaust Resource Center and Archives

Using the lessons of the Holocaust to educate current and future generations about the ramifications of unbridled prejudice, racism and stereotyping.

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QPAC: Performing Arts Center

QPAC is an invaluable entertainment company in this region with a growing national reputation. The arts at QPAC continues to play a vital role in transforming lives and building stronger communities.

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QCC Art Gallery

The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York is a vital educational and cultural resource for Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities.