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Launch Bridges Micro-Internships:
Enhance your résumé and complete an Immersive Experience by working with an expert on a project of your interest

Launch Bridges micro-internships are short project-based experiences designed to develop your network, enhance your résumé, and complete an …

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Student Internship Expectations

Before the Internship Begins
Submit a completed Internship Registration Form
Submit learning contract (signed by internship placement supervisor and your chosen faculty evaluator) that specifies logistics of the internship and learning outcomes
Participate in a workshop on professionalism in the …

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Internship Supervisor Expectations

At the Beginning of the Internship
Fill out confirmation form, provided by the student
Confirm the position is listed in Handshake, and that the student has accepted the position 
During the Internship
Provide training and regular supervision, feedback and continued …

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Faculty Internship Evaluator Expectations

Before the Internship Begins
At the beginning of the internship, the student may provide you with a confirmation form, or you can access it here. Your submission of this form indicates your willingness to serve as a faculty evaluator.  
If …

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Onboarding Student Employees

Student Employee Onboarding Overview

The student employee on-boarding process has three goals:

Introduce student employees to the work that they will be participating in, as well as expectations and guidelines critical to their roles;
Ensure student employees and employers understand …

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Making the Most of Drew Internship Awards

What are Drew Internship Awards?

Internship awards are a form of financial assistance provided by Drew University endowed funds with the goal of supporting students as they complete their internship experience. These awards vary in size and may be used …

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15 Best Jobs for Economics Majors in 2021

This article discusses 15 Best Jobs for Economics Majors in 2021

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Video Conferencing Best Practices: How To Put Your Best Foot Forward During A Video Job Interview

Did you know that according to a Gartner survey, 86% of organizations are conducting virtual interviews now? If you’re not comfortable with video conferencing technology and you’re looking for a job, then it’s time to learn a new skill. Not …

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Hiring a Student Employee

The on-campus student employment hiring process is designed to mimic the process candidates undergo when applying for a full-time job or internship. As this may be a student’s first time applying for a professional position, employers are encouraged to view …

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Promoting a Student Employment Position

The Center for Internships and Career Development offers several tools to help you find on-campus student employees. Review the information below to get started.

Handshake Postings

All on-campus employment job postings must be made available on Handshake. Through this platform, …

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