In the Department of Communication we believe that a high-quality internship provides a valuable opportunity for majors to gain exposure to communication careers while acquiring skills, contacts, and work products that will help upon entrance to the job market. We currently offer up to 4 credits to students with internships, 1 to 2 credits per quarter.
To receive credit you must complete 5 communication courses and fill out the COM 395 Application Form
Participate in I2I: Interview to Internship, where company representatives come to the Department for a few hours to conduct several 15-minute interviews with UW Comm students in CMU 102. Come dressed to impress with resume in hand for a shot to intern with leading Seattle companies.
i2i: Working with a team of communications experts in a classical music public radio station, the PR intern will provide media research, write press releases, and provide support for fund drives, and share information about classical music programming with local arts organizations and with the public at local concerts and performances.
WHEN: Wednesday, November 5 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
WHERE: CMU 102E
i2i: Interested in a career in the exciting world of retail fashion? Nordstrom’s Retail Management Internship is designed to jumpstart your career and prepare you to move into an assistant department manager role. During the internship you will gain hands-on experience selling to and serving customers, participate in sales and customer service events, gain exposure to a variety of management responsibilities, work on a final project and presentation that focuses on a business strategy, and earn competitive commission-based pay with an awesome merchandise discount. Applicants must be planning to graduate in 2015 or 2016.
WHEN: Wednesday, November 12 from 10 am to noon
WHERE: CMU 102E
SIGN UP: http://www.slyreply.com/app/sheets/tdq8oe5gopcv/
Student Spotlights and Locations
UW Comm students have interned at these companies and more. Click ‘Student Blog Post’ to read first-hand experiences from students who have held internships at the company listed: