An internship is an opportunity to apply what you've learned in the classroom in a new way. 实习 allow you to explore career fields, 开发技能, 扩大你的交际圈, and figure out what you're good at.
实习,简历 & 求职信的援助
Students and recent alumni can schedule appointments with members of the Career team 通过握手 为 简历和求职信 review as well as developing, finding or securing an internship. Assistant Director 为 Internship Programs, Mitzy罗德里格斯, is available 为 appointment scheduling on 握手 as well as our 学生的职业顾问.
惠特曼实习基金 can provide funding 为 students to participate in unpaid internship experiences at nonprofit, 一些以营利为目的, and government organizations during the school year, 秋季或春季学期, 在夏天.
美国读/美国 enhances primary- and secondary-level reading and math skills of children in 要人要人 while providing Whitman College students (especially those who qualify 为 work study) the opportunity to give back to their community, 获得工作经验, 和挣钱. You can learn more about ARAC by talking with 苏珊Prudente， ARAC项目协调员.
Given in honor of 为mer Whitman College President Tom Cronin, the 本Rabinowitz奖 assists students with demonstrated leadership skills who wish to implement new projects or learning opportunities that promote compassion in medicine or politics and enrich the campus community. You can learn more about the 本Rabinowitz奖 by talking with 挪亚莱维特, Director of the Career and 社区参与 Center.
的 Whitman 社区的计划 funds a cohort of juniors and seniors to spend an academic year working part-time at a prominent 要人要人 organization to address some of the area’s social, economic and cultural challenges.
Whitman Student Consulting Corps
2019年8月开始, the Whitman Student Consulting Corps is a three-year pilot program funded by a Core Grant from the Sherwood Trust that brings benefits to both local nonprofits and Whitman students. 的 basic goal of the corps is to provide high-level, broad-based management consulting to nonprofit organizations in the 要人要人 area. You can learn more about the program by talking with 雪莱拉斯穆森, WSCC Program Coordinator and our Community Consulting Specialist.
的 学生的职业顾问 (SCAs) are peer career liaisons of the Career and 社区参与 Center. 他们审查简历, 求职信, 协助申请工作, 惠特曼实习格兰特 applications & 过程，连接你与 事业的开拓者 and/or 惠特曼连接, plus offer guidance in 握手. 的y are available during their drop-in hours or 为 a 1:1 appointment that you can schedule over email.
握手 is a social-media style job and internship plat为m 为 undergraduates and young alumni. Activate your account to access Career Development events of the Career and 社区参与 Center plus you'll be able to schedule appointments with our Career team 为 resume review, 求职信的帮助, identifying internship resources, talking about the 惠特曼实习格兰特 application process, or just to talk about your future plans whether you have anything or not!
惠特曼连接 is Whitman's proprietary database of alumni searchable by location, 行业, 占领, 主要, 校园组织 & 活动,和更多的. 惠特曼通过连接, students can research and contact alumni who have volunteered to support students’ professional exploration and preparation in a variety of ways. Please note that this tool is a private environment 为 professional conversations between students and alumni. A positive, professional demeanor and responsible conduct is expected. Please do not allow others to access this resource with your login credentials or use the plat为m 为 soliciting anything beyond career mentorship or advice.
Videos of Whittie Internship Experiences
Whitman students know that learning doesn't just happen in the classroom. That's why so many students participate in internships during their time at Whitman. We followed some of them to learn more about the most rewarding parts of their time on the job.
Erina Horikawa '19 - 要人要人 Valley Farm to School
Matthias Argenyi '18 - Goldman Sachs
Jillian Briglia '19 - Northwest Film Center
Andy Burnstein '20 - Holocaust Center 为 Humanity
Kaitie Dong '18 - Refugee Women's Alliance
Noah Edelson '18 - eWind Solutions
Emma Hansen '20 - Wild Salmon Center
Emma Lungren '19 - Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Suzanna Officer '19 - Joint Institute 为 the Study of the Atmosphere and Ocean