Experiential Learning Opportunities & Resources

Experiential Learning Opportunities & Resources

Welcome LEAPERS! 

Experiential learning opportunities, such as internships and on-campus leadership roles, provide hands-on experience in an area of interest and help you build essential skills. As part of these experiences, you'll be able to develop practical skills such as public speaking and project management. With other experiences, you'll be able to apply theoretical information you acquire in your coursework to real-life situations.

Please take your time reviewing all available opportunies and resources. If you have any questions email us directly at leap@jjay.cuny.edu with the subject titled ELO. 

Experiential Learning Opportunities

A Free Bird

1.) Internship: Multimedia Intern Spring 2021
Description: This role consists of performing a wide range of multimedia support functions to assist the Multimedia Manager, such as video production and editing and/or coordination of instructional/in-house broadcasts. Additionally, the assistant will aid in the development or preparation of presentation materials, as well as performing a range of administrative support and clerical functions.
Deadline: January 10, 2021
Apply: https://jjay-cuny-csm.symplicity.com/students/app/jobs/detail/abca1b6a3f12bf96d74cdf42da045518

2.) Intership: PR Assistant Internship Spring 2021
Description: This role consists of assisting the Public Relations Associate/Coordinator with any job responsibilities, including aiding with activities in Public Relations within the organization. Additionally, the assistant will need to develop relations associated with press releases, and utilizing multi-media outlets to its fullest extent, and assist meetings as needed.
Deadline: January 10, 2021
Apply: https://jjay-cuny-csm.symplicity.com/students/app/jobs/detail/57cee8584ffe21761476299dca368b9a

3.) Intership: Software Engineer Intern Spring 2021 -Remote Position
Description: Perform coding, debugging, testing, and troubleshooting throughout the application development process.
Deadline: January 10, 2021
Apply: https://jjay-cuny-csm.symplicity.com/students/app/jobs/detail/9e4e6b85434a1fa4d610b465ec9d00c4

A Song of Ascent Adult Day Care

Internship: Mental Health and Social Work Intern 
Description: Working with mental health patients that suffer from schizoaffective disorder, narcotics, alcoholism, prisoner re-entry program, family intervention, and childhood psychology and intervention. 
Deadline: January 13, 2021
Apply: https://jjay-cuny-csm.symplicity.com/students/app/jobs/detail/8d59d4df28a9973e8f50e9c2b4400066


Internship: Research Intern (Undergraduate Summer 2021)
Description: Alger Interns learn the fundamentals of investing by working on various projects for Senior Analysts and Portfolio Managers within multiple industries. You will gain experience in building financial models, analyzing third party surveys and valuing companies. The Investment Team welcomes interns to participate in industry conferences as well as meetings with companies’ senior management. 
Apply: https://www.indeed.com/m/viewjob?jk=ccb72f8c1f534b1a&from=app-tracker-saved-appcard&tk=1eh8cgji6qg35800

Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional Studies

Internship: APAICS 2021-2022 Congressional Fellowship
Description: The APAICS Congressional Fellowship is designed for young AAPI professionals looking to increase their experience in public policy and service. The full-time, paid, 9-month program, places fellows in congressional offices to gain policy experience serving as part of the legislative team. The program provides fellows with opportunities to build their leadership skills, encourages political engagement, and fosters interest in a public service career.
Deadline: January 31, 2020
Apply: https://jjay-cuny-csm.symplicity.com/students/app/jobs/detail/8057915fdfb588814b537fd7aaa04475

Congressman Adriano Espaillat 

Description: The internships offer current undergraduate or graduate students the ability to gain invaluable work experience along with course credit for their work. The hours are flexible to accommodate students' hectic course schedules, but generally run during office hours Monday to Friday, 9:00a.m. to 5:00p.m. District interns will witness the day-to-day delivery of services to constituents and other field activities that are essential to Congressman's work in Congress. Responsibilities vary but will include research for constituents, assisting with Congressional events, answering phones, writing letters and other general office duties. Spanish language skills are helpful.
Deadline: February 15, 2021
Apply: https://www.lawcrossing.com/job/id-4a4ea874b2985a2588f2c644ce1cc839?utm_campaign=google_jobs_apply&utm_source=google_jobs_apply&utm_medium=organic

Congressman Eliot L. Engel

Description: The candidate will work directly with legislative assistants, field representatives and the press team. Must have an interest in the legislative process and in helping constituents. Must possess solid writing and communication skills.
Deadline: January 25, 2021
Apply: https://www.lawcrossing.com/job/id-4e2430d0a120171ee684da316c8040cf?utm_campaign=google_jobs_apply&utm_source=google_jobs_apply&utm_medium=organic


Internship: Internship in Social Services for College Students 
Description: DOROT offers semester or year-long internships for college students interested in careers in nonprofit management, community organizing, social work and working with older adults. 
Deadline: February 8, 2021
Apply: https://jjay-cuny-csm.symplicity.com/students/app/jobs/detail/b918612be239c77e8420ac385dd8da65

Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP

Internship: Medical Evidence Specialist Intern
Description: The medical evidence specialist position involves learning and applying basic, and later, advanced medical knowledge to aid in the investigation and litigation of personal injury and civil rights matters.
Deadline: January 15,2021
Apply: https://jjay-cuny-csm.symplicity.com/students/app/jobs/detail/cce88686672a33162c56c26e6d0ca709

Good Shepherd Services

Internship: Social Work Intern Clinton HS YABC 
Description: Good Shepherd Services is an equal opportunity employer that is proudly committed to becoming an anti-racist and multicultural organization that stands up for justice and equity. We welcome prospective employees from diverse backgrounds, for administrative support and direct service and leadership roles, who will join us on that journey, uphold our values and approach, and believe in our mission.
Apply: https://www.indeed.com/m/viewjob?jk=abb4ded93491f055&from=app-tracker-saved-appcard&tk=1eh8cgji6qg35800

Latino Justice PRLDEF

Internship: Non-legal Internship
Description: Development Interns work on a range of projects related to resource-building, from research and data analysis to proposal development and event coordination. Interns work with the LatinoJustice development team to build core fundraising and networking skills, with an emphasis on planning and cultivation strategies.
Apply: https://www.latinojustice.org/en/non-legal-internships#non-legal-description

Manhattan's District Attorney's Office

Internship: College Internship (Summer Semester)
Description: Assist in investigations, hearings and trials; prepare, compile and analyze legal and non-legal documents and financial data; perform research, observe witness interviews, participate in community outreach programs and attend trials. The program also includes a variety of educational programs and activities, including a weekly Lecture Series, Brown Bag Lunch Discussions, a Mock Appellate Argument exercise, and a visit the New York City Police Department’s Tactical Training Facility
Deadline: February 14, 2021
Apply: https://www.manhattanda.org/careers/internship-opportunities/college-internship/

Morgan Stanley

Description: Develop business, financial and analytical skills needed for career in global wealth management and financial services. Provide marketing and sales support to branches and their teams.
Apply: https://www.indeed.com/m/viewjob?jk=37100ff1325974db&from=app-tracker-saved-appcard&tk=1egma6ianp1ff800

Securities and Exchange Commission

1.) Internship: Student Honors Legal Program (Fall 2020 & Spring 2021)
Description: Intern assignments range from supporting litigation to assisting with drafting new regulations to helping with reviews, exams or public outreach.
Deadline: March 15, 2021
Apply: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/563007900 

2.) Internship: Student Honors Business Program (Fall 2020 & Spring 2021)
Description: Business student volunteers will be assigned to work with SEC staff members on projects and assignments that cover a broad range of the Commissions' work. Business intern assignments range from supporting securities regulations to assisting in professional administrative duties such as human resources, contracting, auditing, etc.
Deadline: March 15, 2021
Apply: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/563052000 

Standard Industries

Internship: Human Resources Summer Intern
Description: Standard Industries is looking for an Intern within the Human Resources department who will bring his/her administrative, communication and creative skills to be part of the team that is focused on HR programs, recruiting, building and developing talent for the company.
Apply: https://gafsgi.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/Standard_Careers/job/New-York-NY/Human-Resources-Summer-Intern_12139?source=Linkedin

The Office of Science/U.S. Department of Energy

Internship: 2021 Summer Term Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships (SULI)

Description: The Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships (SULI) program places students from 2 and 4 year undergraduate institutions as paid interns in science and engineering research activities at DOE national laboratories and facilities, working with laboratory staff scientists and engineers on projects related to ongoing research programs. Appointments are for 10 weeks during the Summer term, are open to US Citizens and US Lawful Permanent Residents, include a weekly stipend, reimbursement for one round trip domestic travel to the participant’s host DOE laboratory, and possibilities for a housing allowance. More than 850 internships are sponsored annually.

Deadline: January 12, 2021

Apply: https://science.osti.gov/wdts/suli/

United States Fish and Wildlife Service

Internship: US Fish and Wildlife Intern
Description: The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service currently has a great opportunity for detailed oriented student with strong data analytical skills interested in supporting a wildlife trafficking investigation. 
Deadline: January 14, 2021
Apply: https://jjay-cuny-csm.symplicity.com/students/app/jobs/detail/82e5cd12d0eba541fa86e53cc777ed85



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