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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.


Tyler Wang, Recruitment Coordinator

Tyler's Pick

TYLER'S PICK: Walt Disney Company Publishing Strategy & Support Team - Communications Internship - Fall 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 2, 2018

Would you want to work at the Happiest Place on Earth?! The Publishing Strategy & Support Team supports the strategy, content management, and publication of a portfolio of internal and external communication channels, as well as conducting research and monitoring on Public Affairs-related topics.

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Don Beckwith, Career Coach

Don's Pick

DON'S PICK: FCB Health Summer Internship
APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 9, 2018 

FCB Health is an advertising company focused solely on the healthcare industry for patients, consumers, and professionals. FCB Health has high energy, a diverse culture, and global networks.

FCB Health also has a training program to get you up to speed with advertising in healthcare. Interns will work in real-world business situations, attend seminars on the different aspects of the industry, and work in intern teams on a campaign competition.

Additional Details:
• The program will be 9 weeks, beginning on Monday, June 4th until Friday, August 3rd.
• It is a full-time paid internship
• Every intern will be assigned to a specific department and will work on a designated account(s).
 

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Hannah Thomas, Information Desk Assistant

Hannah's Pick

HANNAH'S PICK: True Friends Special Diets Intern
APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 1, 2018

True Friends is a non-profit organization which provides summer camp opportunities to children and adults with disabilities. They feed campers with very specific dietary needs everyday, and are looking for interns to assist in this process. Responsibilities include:
- Developing alternative menus and helping to prepare meals
- Talking with caregivers about special diet requirements
- Assisting with training kitchen staff
- Answering questions about the nutrition of special diets

This internship is located in Annandale, Minnesota, and runs from May-August. It is unpaid, but meals and housing are provided. This internship seems like a great opportunity for anyone who wants to gain experience helping others or is interested in nutrition and special diets.
 

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