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Pre-Law Career Panel February 5th

*Reminder- If you're considering law school, bring your questions and hear from professionals working in the field - this event will take place on Today, February 5th from 4:00 to 5:30 pm in the SGA Senate Chambers on the 1st floor of the Student Commons.
For questions about this event, please email Melinda Snyder at mwsnyder2@vcu.edu.  For details and to save your seat, go to tinyurl.com/PreLawPanelSpring2020.

Career Fair Pregame

Tuesday, February 11, 2020, from 11:00 am - 12:15 PM in the Raleigh Building, Room 1013

Are you not sure how to prepare for a career fair, does the process feel a bit overwhelming?

Please join us for the Wilder School Career Fair Pregame workshop. Come and learn strategies for navigating a career fair and productively engaging with employers. Melinda Snyder with VCU Career Services will be presenting!

Can't make it? No problem! This workshop will be offered again on Monday, February 17 from 3:00-3:50 PM in the Raleigh Building, Room: 1013

Upcoming VCU Career Fairs

VCU Spring Career & Internship Fair: February 19, 2-5 pm 2nd floor, University Student Commons

Wilder School Employer Showcase: March 25, 10 am - 2 pm Raleigh Building 

 

National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) Information Session

February 13, 2020, from 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm in the Raleigh Building, Room 1013

Interested in a job supporting the U.S. Intelligence Community? Come learn about the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA), why it’s a great place to work, and how you may be a fit! A recruiter will be on hand to discuss these items and answer your questions. Bring your resumes as the recruiter will discuss NGA's mission and the various full-time positions and internships that NGA offers.

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2020-2021 Wilder Graduate Scholars Fellowship -Deadline March 15

The Wilder School Office of Student Success is accepting applications for the Wilder Graduate Scholars Fellowship program!

This fellowship provides top full-time students in each of our master’s programs with professional work experience, in-state tuition, and a $14,500 stipend through a host employer. Fellowship placements are for one academic year that begins in August and ends in May. Fellows are expected to work 20 hours a week.  

Applications are due March 15.  For more information, please visit https://wilder.vcu.edu/students/student-success/graduate-fellowship/

Henrico County Internships

The following internships are being offered for individuals in Criminal Justice, Forensics, Social Science fields by Henrico County:

Police Forensic Science Intern II

This is a paid internship for a Police Forensic Unit Intern for the summer of 2020 to employ a current undergraduate level college student (rising junior or senior) pursuing a degree in a field relevant to the internship. 

Internship Dates: Start Date (May 11-27)-End Date (September 1)

Closing Date: Monday, March 2, 2020

More information here.

 

Police Investigative Research Intern II

This is a paid internship for the summer of 2019 for a current college student (junior or senior) pursuing a degree in a field relevant to the internship. Interns will start between May 11 - May 27, 2020.

Closing Date: Monday, March 2, 2020

More information here.

 

See all Henrico County interns using the following https://henrico.us/services/jobs/

Internship Opportunities - Virginia Beach Office of Emergency Management

​Virginia Beach Office of Emergency Management is pleased to offer internship opportunities to undergraduate and graduate students in homeland security / emergency management / public policy / public administration fields of study from an accredited school, university or college.

We have projects and initiatives that are applicable for undergraduate and /or graduate students, based on experience, interest and Citywide priorities.
For more information go to https://www.vbgov.com/government/departments/emergency-management/Pages/internships.aspx.  To apply, send a completed application form (available at https://www.vbgov.com/government/departments/emergency-management/Documents/internship-application-OEM.pdf), transcript and letter of interest to Bradley Killenbeck at BKillenbeck@vbgov.com​.

VCU Poster Symposium for Undergraduate Research and Creativity

Organized by the Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program and part of VCU Student Research Weeks, the annual VCU Poster Symposium for Undergraduate Research and Creativity is an opportunity for students to present their research endeavors and creative scholarship to their academic peers, members of the VCU faculty, community members, and friends and family.  All undergrads from every discipline are encouraged to present and attend.  Presentations may be for completed research projects, completed papers, or research in progress.

For more information and to submit an entry, go to https://provost.vcu.edu/initiatives/urop/poster/.

Part Time Coordinator Internship - Partnership for Smarter Growth (PAID)

The Partnership for Smarter Growth is a 17-year-old non-profit addressing where and how the Richmond region grows. We support a vision for the region of a revitalized city and walkable, bicycle- friendly, mixed-use, transit-oriented communities knit together by an expanding transit network, along with strong affordable housing policies and rural land conservation. Our territory includes the nine jurisdictions in the region, with a particular focus on the City and the counties of Chesterfield, Henrico, and Hanover. We focus on public education about smart growth through walking tours, forums, email alerts and social media, as well as advocate for particular policies, plans and projects.

Led by an all-volunteer Board of Directors, PSG established a part-time PSG Coordinator position in the summer of 2020. The position will provide a competitive salary and significant experience in smart growth, advocacy and non-profit management. Veteran smart growth advocates on PSG’s board will provide mentoring and guidance.

Please contact Stewart Schwartz at stewart@smartergrowth.net for information about applying.