Internships of the Week: Social Impact, Education, Law and Government

HR Operations Coordinator 

The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is the nation’s most effective environmental action organization, advocating across the globe to ensure the rights of all people to the air, the water, and the wild. They are looking for a talented and motivated HR Operations Coordinator to join their team to focus on supporting their systems & data management activities. This position will be located in our Washington D.C. office and reports to the Manager, HR Operations in the New York office. Find out more and how to apply on Handshake.


Summer Internship in the U.S. Senate

The U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP), Office of the Ranking Member, Democratic Staff, seeks unpaid interns and law clerks for the summer of 2020. The positions offer students of all class years and majorts the opportunity to gain substantive experience in a Senate office while participating directly in the legislative process.

The HELP Committee works on a wide range of issues in the areas of health, education, labor, workforce, pensions, and oversight. These are unpaid internships so be sure to apply for an internship award from the Career Center to help! Find out more and how to apply on Handshake.

Paid Summer Teaching Jobs 

Do you have a commitment to education and service in under-served communities? Are you interested in gaining hands-on experience in an educational setting? Become a Summer Teaching Fellow! You will be placed as a trained educator in urban summer camps in one of the five boroughs in NYC to provide academic and enrichment activities, curricula support, and small group tutoring to youth in kindergarten through eighth grade.  Time Commitment: June 9th thru mid-August 2020; 30 hours/week. Summer Stipend: $3000 + 2 monthly MetroCards.  Link here for more information and to apply.


Social Media Communications Summer Intern

Move For Hunger, a national hunger-relief non-profit, seeks a dynamic, self-starter interested in learning about new media (aka social media), communications for the Summer 2020 semester. This internship is an excellent opportunity to experience how social media is used in a professional, non-profit setting, while working for an exciting, young, award-winning hunger-relief organization. The time commitment is  2-3 days/week. Minimum 14 hrs/week in our Red Bank NJ office. This is an unpaid internship, so be sure to apply for an internship award from the Career Center to help! For more information about this and other internship opportunities, link here.


Sea Turtle Recovery Summer Internship 

Sea Turtle Recovery, a non-profit organization based at the Turtle Back Zoo in W. Orange NJ is dedicated to the rehabilitation, preservation, and conservation of sea turtles. Four interns will be hired to assist with retail sales, education programs and a small amount of animal care. Environmental education and retail sales will be approximately 70% of the internship. Animal care duties will include general cleaning, disinfecting of tanks, cleaning equipment, diet preparation record keeping, facility maintenance, water quality testing, and other tasks as assigned.This is an unpaid internship, so be sure to apply for an internship award from the Career Center to help! Find out more and apply here.

Posted by Amy Sugerman
Amy Sugerman Assistant Director, Center for Civic Engagement Amy Sugerman