After School Volunteers Needed

What:  Cusabo Scholars, a subsidiary of Cusabo Nation Lacrosse (CNL), started in 2016, was developed to bring CNL’s vision to fruition by supporting players off the field. Cusabo Scholars attend peninsula elementary schools and come to CofC from 3:30-5:30 Monday through Thursday for programming with CofC mentors/advocates under the direction of a Cusabo Scholar site coordinator. Fall 2017 will consist of 10 Cusabo Scholars, and Spring 2018 will serve up to 20 Cusabo Scholars.

Needed: 4-8 CofC student volunteers IMMEDIATELY  to serve as mentors/advocates for Cusabo Scholars for the 2017-2018 school year. Ideally, CofC students commit for a semester on M/W or T/TH schedule. However, if you are interested and can only commit one day a week, please let us know. Mentors/advocates will be trained in youth development, advocacy, mentorship, culturally relevant practices, reflective listening, and communication skills, including conflict/resolution and supported by the Site Coordinator and Program Developer.

Contact: Dr. Margaret Hagood, Professor of Literacy and Cusabo Scholars@CofC Program Director (hagoodm@cofc.edu).

 

Posted on September 19, 2017 in Community Engagement

Post 9/11 Veteran Support Internship

What: The Vantage Point Foundation is seeking an intern to assist in multiple aspects of our operations. Ideally, they would be in the Social Work field. They would be assisting us in identifying, communicating with, and vetting local resources for veterans. We would also utilize them for tasks in support of our resiliency training, veterans transition course, and daily operations. Lastly we would utilize them to assist with various administrative tasks associated with non-profit fundraising such as data organization. 

To Apply: Contact Mark Holyfield (mark@vantagepointfoundation.org)/vantagepointfoundation.org

Posted on September 14, 2017 in Internships & Jobs

Research Assistant

What: Research assistant needed for projects in the Departments of Biochemistry and Drug Discovery at MUSC. Projects involve chemical synthesis, enzyme kinetics, and microbiology. A strong background in chemistry / biochemistry is preferred, but a strong desire to learn may be a suitable substitute. This is currently an unpaid opportunity, but if the student remains on the project long-term and contributes significantly to its success, it will present opportunities for authorship on abstracts and in peer-reviewed publications.
Please Contact: Jonathan Turner (MD PhD candidate at MUSC, turnerjm@musc.edu) for information.

Posted on August 29, 2017 in Research

Pynx Media call for contributors!

What: Join the Pynx Media team, an international cohort of students and young people sharing their unique thoughts and perspectives on global events and news. We are looking for contributors who would be responsible for 2 article submissions per month in the categories of Analysis, Opinion, Lifestyle, Entertainment, and Technology.

To Apply: Send a resume with a sample article to hr@pynxmedia.com. Check out the website https://pynxmedia.com.

Posted on August 17, 2017 in Internships & Jobs

Cognitive Neuroscience Research

What:musc_campus The Eckert laboratory (eckertlab.org) is seeking students to assist with research on neural systems that support attention and intention in human subjects. Research activities will include the analysis of cognitive persistence and neuroimaging data for studies on age-related changes in speech recognition. Students will learn about the cognitive neuroscience of aging, age-related changes in hearing and speech recognition, and neuroimaging data collection and analysis.

Where: MUSC Eckert Laboratory

To Apply: Please contact Mark Eckert at eckert@musc.edu

Posted on August 3, 2017 in Research

NASA DEVELOP National Program – Opportunity for Students & Recent Grads

What: NASA DEVELOP National Program

Where: NOAA’s National Center for Environmental Information (NCEI) in downtown Asheville, NC

When: 10-week programs are available during the summer, fall, and spring

Who: Anyone 18 and over, including currently enrolled college students and recent graduates

Why: Enhance technical and professional skills, receive and introduction to NASA Earth observation capabilities, and gain research and scientific communication experience.

How: See more details on the event flyer. Apply here!

 

Posted on June 12, 2017 in Internships & Jobs, Research

Paid Marketing Internship Available with Valpak

valpak_logo_detailAre you looking for an exciting opportunity to intern in Charleston during the academic year and/or summer? Do you want to gain some marketable skills so that you can land a good job after graduation? Valpak of Greater Charleston is seeking up to 2 interns to work out of its North Charleston location. Valpak is a leader in direct mail advertising and provides digital services including website development, social media posting and digital auditing.

More Information

As a Marketing Intern with Valpak of Greater Charleston, typical tasks that you will be responsible for include:

  • Social Blog Posts on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Linkedin, Instagram, Google+
  • Work with clients on making changes to their ads.
  • Salesforce.com Database Updates
  • Perform Digital Audits using in-house software
  • Mapping Analyses for Prospecting using in-house software

Car will be required for getting to office and back to school. There will be a $10/hour rate and a commission for any appointments set that are closed. The job could turn into a full-time job for the right candidate(s). There is a lot of flexibility in scheduling days and hours.

Call for more information at 910-852-9415. Office is located at 3601-D Meeting Street Road, North Charleston, SC 29415. If interested, please send your cover letter and resume to sam_thompson@valpak.com.

Posted on April 18, 2017 in Internships & Jobs
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