Every week, we highlight a few positions that we think you'll find interesting. Learn more by checking out each pick on Handshake. While you're there, see what other interesting opportunities you find! Handshake is a great way to start exploring your career options and it is also the best way to stay informed on what you need to know as a job or internship seeker while you're a student here at U of M. Besides housing job & internship opportunities, Handshake also contains information about employer presentations, career fairs, work-shops, and on-campus interviews.
DON'S PICK: Finance Intern at Bedrock Detroit
APPLICATION DEADLINE: December 13, 2017
Did you miss out on some of those bigger finance internships? Don't fear. There have been a bunch posted recently. A perfect example is this Finance Intern position at Bedrock Detroit. If you're interested in commercial real estate and asset/capital management this might be a great experience for you. Not sure what that means? Google that real quick. Then hurry. It was just posted and will be closing soon. It looks like you'll need a resume and cover letter. Don't let this be a barrier. Check out our resources on our website.
JOELLE'S PICK: Intern Strength & Conditioning Coach at Premier Sport Conditioning
APPLICATION DEADLINE: December 15, 2017
You will receive “hands on” practical training experience and will learn the PSC training system with daily lectures and on floor training protocols. The PSC training system is highly educational and focuses on developing the complete athlete through an integrated training approach.
MARIELLA'S PICK: Legal Assistant at Dovel & Luner, LLP
APPLICATION DEADLINE: December 29, 2017
This struck me as a good opportunity for pre-law students wanting to take a couple of years off prior to enrolling in law school. Tasked with conducting research and analysis, crafting arguments, and creating multimedia presentations used in court before judges and juries, you would get important exposure and experience in the work of this boutique law firm specializing in complex business litigation and trial practice. The salary is competitive and the opportunity to be in sunny Santa Monica, CA a plus!
TYLER'S PICK: Desk Intern (Spring 2018) at Doctors Without Borders/Medicins Sans Frontieres
APPLICATION DEADLINE: December 31, 2017
This internship appears to offer an incredible, hands-on experience for students to gain an understanding of what it takes to make the organization operate across the world. Students with an interest in international affairs, advocacy work, or public health would be able to get an inside look at the impact they could have through this work!
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