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Panel on Internships for Students in Social Sciences and Humanities

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

Are you majoring in history, English, communication, urban studies, sociology, political science, or other social science or humanities area? Would you like to learn about options for internships? Join us for a panel discussion and networking to learn about internship opportunities. 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, U.S. Senate offices and Associated Bank, along with current interns. Panelists will share what interns do at their organization and what skills you can build. The discussion will be 45 minutes, with 15 minutes for questions. Then, 30 minutes of informal networking will include complimentary coffee, soda, pizza and cookies. The event is open to students in any major.

Presenters include:

Kyla N. Motz, legal director, Milwaukee Justice Center
Samara Sheff, director of communications, U.S. Rep. Gwen Moore’s Office
Anna Whitwam, internship coordinator, U.S. Rep. Gwen Moore’s Office
Lyndsay O’Connor, human resources officer, City of Milwaukee
Morgan Smith, vice president, lead diversity, equity and inclusion talent consultant, human resources, Associated Bank

Please RSVP at the bottom of the event page: https://uwm.edu/careerplan/event/panel-discussion-on-internships-for-students-in-the-social-sciences-and-humanities-networking-event/

This event is co-sponsored by several UWM departments: Office of Student Experience and Talent (SET), political science department, urban studies programs, history department, English department, communication department, sociology department, the Center for Latin American & Caribbean Studies and the Department of Global Studies.


UWM Vogel Hall

3253 N. Downer Ave Milwaukee, WI