2014 Summer internships
- Communications Intern needed at Manpower in Milwaukee, $12-$13 an hour, full time
- Writing Interns needed at Velocity House in Illinois (work from home!), 11-15 hrs. per week
Big Shoes Network Midwest
Big Shoes Network list job and internship opportunities for creative professionals.
The Idealist job board specialized in non-profit opportunity and lists both jobs and internships. Search by position type and region
Mediabistro is one of the leading internet resources for media professionals. Browse the job board to get an idea of what jobs in media look like. Use the rest of the site to keep up on industry news.
Publisher’s Marketplace is the bible of the publishing industry. Although some of this content is for subscriber’s only, there is plenty of information available for free.
Listings of journalism jobs. Searchable by position and region.
Waukesha based publisher of hobby and special interest magazines. Recently bought Discover magazine and moved production from New York to Waukesha. Sometimes hires interns. Check this site often.
If you’re interested in law, government or policy, the ACLU is a great place to intern. Most of the interns are law students, though the do have some opportunities for undergraduates. These are very competitive and high profile opportunities.
Community Shares of Greater Milwaukee
Community Shares is an umbrella group of Milwaukee area nonprofits. Search their member listings for organization websites.
Metropolitan Milwaukee Sewerage District
MMSD is a national and international leader in water treatment. They are innovators in renewable energy, program development and community education. Students with interests in these areas should look into the summer internship program.
Menomonee Valley Partners
Menomonee Valley Partners has led the initiative to reclaim Milwaukee’s Menomonee Valley–once one of the nation’s biggest brownfields. They are a public-private partnership committed to restoring and renewing Milwaukee’s toxic waste sites.
Urban Ecology Center
For students interested in education and environmental issues, the Urban Ecology Center has great resources in urban outdoor education. They have three facilities in Milwaukee–Riverside Park,Washington Park and the Menomonee Valley.
Wisconsin State Government
Wiscjobs- the Wisconsin state government website has a number of resources for state jobs, students employment and job search resources. Look here for special internship initiatives.