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Panel Discussion on Internships for Students in the Social Sciences and Humanities + Networking Event

September 29, 2022 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Are you majoring in History, English, Communications, Urban Studies, Sociology, Political Science, or other social science or humanities area? Would you like to learn about options for internships, how to find and secure one, and what you might learn?

Please join us for a panel discussion and networking to learn about internship opportunities for students in the social sciences and humanities. Hear from local professionals about opportunities at their companies, non-profit organizations, and government agencies.

The panel will include professionals from the Milwaukee Justice Center, the City of Milwaukee, US Senate offices, and Associated Bank, along with current interns. Panelists will share what interns do at their organization and what skills you can build. You can hear about their professional journey as well as how current interns are experiencing their positions. The panel discussion will be 45 minutes, with 15 minutes for questions. Afterwards panelists, faculty members, and UWM student attendees can enjoy 30 minutes of informal networking with complimentary coffee, soda, pizza, and cookies.

Presenters at this panel include:

  • Kyla N. Motz, Legal Director, Milwaukee Justice Center
  • Samara Sheff, Director of communications, Congresswoman Gwen Moore’s Office
  • Anna Whitwam, Internship Coordinator, Congresswoman Gwen Moore’s Office
  • Lyndsay O’Connor, Human Resources Officer, City of Milwaukee
  • Morgan Smith, VP – Lead Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Talent Consultant | Human Resources, Associated Bank

This event is co-sponsored by a host of UW-Milwaukee departments including: the Office of Student Experience and Talent (SET), Political Science Department, Urban Studies Programs, History Department, the English Department, Communication Department, the Sociology Department, the Center for Latin American & Caribbean Studies and the Department of Global Studies. This event is open to students in any major.

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Details

Date:
September 29, 2022
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Venue

Vogel Hall
3253 N. Downer Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Phone:
4142293161
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