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 Internship 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.
JJ Caprices, a new online fashion boutique that features extraordinary handmade women’s accessories, is looking for a Marketing / Social Media Intern. Duties include: taking brilliant Instagram pics, creating interesting Pinterest boards, blogging about fashion (and travel), writing clever tweets, and helping with marketing projects.
Gear – You’ll need your own computer and a smart phone.
Dependable – Not only important in life, but definitely essential on a job.
Resourceful – Put that internet to good use!
Tech savvy- Sharp in navigating a smart phone, social media, various apps, and please tell us you proofread your emails, posts, and comments!
Collaborative – work with a team and make your ideas known too!
Your Unique Skill Set!
Undergraduate degree or working towards a BS/BA
No experience required, but we would like to hear your story and what you can bring to the table.
Number of hours per week: 8 – 12 hours a week
Paid?: Unpaid, Past interns have gotten class credit
Dates of the internship: Start as soon as possible, 3 – 6 months (can be discussed)
When: Wednesday, October 21 from 2 to 4 p.m.
Where: CMU 102E
Sign up for your 15 minute interview slot: https://calendly.com/i2i/jjcaprices10-21/10-07-2015
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: