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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, workshops, and on-campus interviews.

Lynn K. Halton, Public Service Intern Program Supervisor

Lynn's Pick

LYNN'S PICK: Communications Bureau Intern at the DC Homeland Security and Emergency Management Agency

This agency in DC works with local and federal agencies, so it would be a great learning site for students. You can gain experience in Communications and strengthen your writing skills.

Since I lead the Government Career Track I typed "internships in DC" into Handshake. There are many great internships in our nation's capitol!

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Joelle Fundaro, Coordinator

Joelle's Staff Pick

JOELLE'S PICK: Summer 2018 Marketing & Administrative Internship at Hurricane Junior Golf Tour

The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour was founded with the intention of providing junior golfers between the ages of 8-18 an opportunity to play exceptional courses in a competitive environment. Under the direct supervision and mentorship of 3-4 full time HJGT staff members, interns will increase their marketing skills by being actively involved with all aspects of marketing, promotion, and administrative work for the HJGT and the HCAT (Collegiate Tour). The internship will be based in Orlando, Florida. Check it out folks :)

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Kathleen McDonald, Career Coach

Kathleen's Pick

KATHLEEN'S PICK: RSI Communications Intern at the United States Golf Association (USGA)

Do you like golf? If so, check out this internship at the United States Golf Association in New Jersey! This Research, Science and Innovation (RSI) internship is for students that are interested in helping the game determine ways to reduce costs & provide a better experience for the players. This intern will be responsible for writing articles and other supporting materials on these areas. You'll be providing content for and should have strong communication/research skills. If you have previous experience in media/communications & are a fan of golf then this opportunity might be right for you!

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