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State and Local Government Career and Internship Fair

Wednesday, October 12
12:00-3:00 pm
University Student Commons, Richmond Salons

Explore careers with local, state, and federal government agencies at our October 12th career fair. More than 30 representatives will visit campus to meet students and alumni interested in internship and full-time opportunities. Agency recruiters are seeking people with diverse skills from all types of education backgrounds, so you should attend regardless of your major.

This event is open to all students and alumni and will be held in the Richmond Salons on the second floor of the University Student Commons.

More information and a complete list of attending organizations is available on our Facebook page.

Presented by VCU Career Services and the L. Douglas Wilder School of Government and Public Affairs.

Paid summer internships at National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency

Info session

April 26, 2016
10:30 am-12:00 pm
Scherer Hall, Room 401 (923 W. Franklin)

Learn about Summer 2017 internship opportunities with The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency at the April 26 info session. Representatives will discuss the internship opportunities and the application and security clearance process.

With operations in Washington D.C. and Missouri, the NGA delivers world-class geospatial intelligence that provides a decisive advantage to policymakers, warfighters, intelligence professionals and first responders. Anyone who sails a U.S. ship, flies a U.S. aircraft, makes national policy decisions, fights wars, locates targets, responds to natural disasters, or even navigates with a cellphone relies on NGA.

The NGA offers PAID internship opportunities for students with backgrounds in:

  • Homeland Security
  • Communications
  • Computer Science
  • Cultural Area Studies
  • Earth Sciences
  • Environmental Science
  • Foreign Languages
  • Geography
  • GIS
  • International Affairs
  • Marine Science
  • Mathematics
  • Social Sciences

Please contact careers@vcu.edu with any questions

US Army Corps of Engineers Internships

The Norfolk District, US Army Corps of Engineers, is advertising numerous Federal internships under the Pathways Program for college students in a variety of disciplines.  Locations include Norfolk, Petersburg and Arlington.  Please see below for the title of each internship and the link to the announcements on USAjobs.gov. These announcements commenced today and will close on February 26th.

Pathways Student Trainee (Construction Control Representative):  https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/428919500

Pathways Student Trainee (Survey Aid/Technician):  https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/428665800

Pathways Student Trainee (Management & Program Analyst): https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/428865600

Pathways Student Trainee (Geography): https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/427627700

Legal Assistant Student Trainee: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/428954700

In addition to these announcements, we will be advertising Pathways internships for Engineering and Biological Sciences from the period February 26 – March 12.  I will send the links to you when they are announced.  Please assist us in attracting the top talent in your college/university for these important internship positions.

One last note:  The Norfolk District is hosting a Federal Pathways College Job Fair on Wednesday, March 9th from 10-2:30.  We will be inviting students through social media, and I will pass that information along to you as well to distribute to your students.  In addition to USACE, NASA Langley Research Center and the Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) will be participating in the event.

Please let me know if you have any questions, and thank you for your support!

Smithsonian Internship Opportunities

The Smithsonian Office of Fellowships and Internships wants you to be aware of all current internships being offered by or through the Smithsonian.

The opportunities available are as varied as the students they’re looking for.  All interested students are encouraged to take a look at the internships being offered.

Click here for the full list