Student Ambassador Job Opportunity

Summer Term is currently hiring undergraduate students to serve as Student Ambassadors. Student Ambassadors help Summer Term spread the word about summer opportunities at events around campus. It’s a flexible position that will start in the spring semester. To be eligible to apply you must have completed either an in person class, online class, or for-credit research or internships through UW over the summer.  If you are interested apply by December 8th.

Internships Available with the Assembly Democratic Caucus

Several Democratic Assembly member offices are currently looking for students interested in interning in the State Capitol during the upcoming semester.  These internships are unpaid but will provide valuable political and communications experience and helpful insight into state government.  Interns will also have the opportunity to meet Assembly leadership and build a network in Madison politics.

 

We are looking for candidates who can dedicate at least 8 hours a week to the internship, so we can assign meaningful and worthwhile projects. The hours most offices will need help are during working hours Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
 

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Internship with Schreiber GR Group (SGR)

SGR proudly offers paid internships at its Madison office during the fall, spring and summer semesters. This program is open to qualified individuals, usually undergraduate students, who are interested in government relations and the lobbying process. While working at SGR, interns will learn more about legislative lobbying and the tactics used in political public relations.

Tasks include:

  • monitoring of local, state and national media outlets
  • Providing comprehensive research on issues relevant to SGR clients.
  • Attending legislative and agency hearings
  • Assisting with writing testimony, talking points, columns and other materials for SGR clients.

Resumes will be reviewed in the order in which they are received. Positions will be filled according to qualifications and availability. Qualified applicants will be employed without regard to race, religion, color, age, marital status, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.

Deadline to apply: For summer- April 1.

Spring Internship Opportunities with Senator Tammy Baldwin

US Senator Tammy Baldwin’s official Madison office is looking for spring interns. Interns in the Madison office have the opportunity to interact with state staff on a variety of matters, including legislative concerns, casework, communications, and constituent correspondence. We are looking for students who are strong writers and communicators, who are flexible and can work independently on a wide variety of tasks. Previous administrative or office experience is helpful, but not required. Other qualities include attention to detail, customer service, ability to work in a fast-paced environment, and a pleasant, professional manner.

The deadline to apply is November 22, for the Madison internship program. Interns are required to work 10-15 hours per week and schedules are made upon student’s availability.

Please visit www.baldwin.senate.gov to apply.

Internship Opportunity with State Senator Lena Taylor

State Senator Lena Taylor is recruiting interns for Spring 2018 in her capitol and district offices. Interns will have the opportunity to specialize in policy, communications, and casework internships. For more information regarding the specific internships, refer to the attachments.

The deadline to apply is Wednesday November 22, 2017.

Spring 18 Communications Internship Announcement

Spring 18 Policy Internship Announcement

Spring 18 Casework Internship Announcement

 

IAP Funding Study Abroad Information Session

Are you planning to study abroad or interested in applying but not sure how to fund the experience? Then attend this information session on Tuesday, November 7th at 11:00 a.m. in the Red Gym to learn more! Co-presented with the Office of Student Financial Aid and International Academic Programs, this session will review the cost of study abroad options, using financial aid, searching for and applying to scholarships and creative fundraising ideas.