Summer 2010 Internships
Undergraduate and Graduate Internships Available
SUMMER INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES, June 1 – August 13, 2010
Loyola’s Center for the Human Rights of Children represents, coordinates, and stimulates efforts to understand, protect and apply the human rights of children in the face of injustice and poverty of body, mind, and spirit. The Center is seeking two summer interns to assist with various projects. In addition to working on individual projects, summer interns have a unique opportunity to learn firsthand about the Center and various human rights issues impacting children and youth, both locally and globally. In collaboration with the Center Director, each intern will complete a project or support a core function of the Center. Projects are based on the Center’s current programmatic efforts. Examples of intern projects range from developing content for the website and newsletter, drafting grant proposals, to researching and writing position papers on advocacy issues.
The Center for the Human Rights of Children is seeking an undergraduate intern for the summer. Duties and responsibilities will include working on various projects, including research, drafting and developing survey instruments, writing reports, some event planning/coordination, and working with graduate students. Qualifications include a demonstrated interest in child rights, strong written and verbal skills, and organizational skills. Marketing/creative skills are also a plus. Work-study students are encouraged to apply.