JKSIS BA Internship Program

  • Description

    • Welcome INTS majors! This is your stop for internship postings, search resources, and information about receiving INTS credit for your internship experience. The Internship Coordinator can be reached at baints@du.edu or 303.871.4495 for help with:

      • Internship search assistance
      • Resume and Cover Letter
      • Obtaining INTS Internship Credit
      • Developing a Professional Portfolio
      • Mock Interview & Interview Preparation
      • Informational Interview Preparation
      • Applications for Fellowships/Graduate school
  • Approval & Registration Deadlines

    • For students interested in obtaining INTS credit for an internship experience, please note the following approval and registration deadlines:

      DEPARTMENTAL APPROVAL: Once placement has been secured, the INTS approval process for a domestic internship is generally 3-5 weeks, whereas the approval process for an international internship can take 10-15 weeks.  Students seeking internship-for-credit approval must plan accordingly in order to allow sufficient time for the approval process to be completed, prior to the registration deadline. 

      To begin the approval process, please complete the Internship Questionnaire available on the "Internship-for-Credit Resources" tab.


      • Fall Quarter 2013 - Friday, September 12, 2014
      • Winter Quarter 2014 - Friday, January 9, 2015
      • Spring Quarter 2014 - Friday, March 27, 2015
      • Summer Quarter 2014 - Friday, June 19, 2015
  • Upcoming Events

    • Career and Internship Fairs: DU Career Center

      October 22, 2014, 3-6pm Gates Field House at the Ritchie Center

      Student organizations host tables and employers circulate the room sharing opportunities and advice and learning more about what skills students are building through their leadership.
      February 17, 2015, 5-6:30 Driscoll Ballroom

      February 18, 2015, 3-6pm Gates Field House at the Ritchie Center

      April 22, 2015, 2-5pm Gates Field House at the Ritchie Center


  • Meet the Internship Coordinator

    • Mandi Donahoe


      Please join us in welcoming Mandi Donahoe, our new Internship Coordinator, to BA Program in INTS team, and please feel free to stop in and say hi when you have a chance!

      Mandi Donahoe is a recent PhD graduate from the Josef Korbel School. Her Dissertation is titled “Wee” Women’s Work: Women and Peacebuilding in Northern Ireland. She has an MA in International Peace and Conflict Resolution from the School of International Service at American University and a BA in Political Science from Utah State University. Outside of work and school, Mandi spends her time chasing after twin four-year-olds Nichole and Connor, and her dog Logan with her husband Derek and loves movies whenever there is an opportunity. Mandi looks forward to helping INTS students with internship searches, resume and cover letter advising, and mock interviews.


  • Office Hours - Spring Quarter 2014

    • Tuesday 10:00 am - 11:45 am

      Wednesday 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

      Thursday 10:00 am - 11:45 am

      Friday 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

      (BMC Suite 101)

  • Internship Spotlight - Open Positions

    • US Department of State Summer Student Internship Program

      We are no longer accepting applications for the U.S. Department of State 2015 Summer Student Internship Program (unpaid).

      The Fall 2015 U.S. Department of State Internship Program (unpaid) application will be available in January. Please note that the deadline to submit completed applications is March 1st, 2014.

      This program offers U.S. citizen undergraduate and graduate students the opportunity to participate in 10-week, unpaid internships that provide intensive educational and professional experience within the environment of America’s principle foreign affairs agency.

      The unpaid internships are available at many of the over 270 U.S. embassies, consulates and missions to international organizations around the world, as well as at the Department of State in Washington, D.C. and other locations throughout the U.S. Participants gain first-hand, hands-on experience, and learn the realities of working in – and with – Foreign and Civil Service professionals who are at the forefront of America’s diplomatic efforts.

This portfolio last updated: Oct 17, 2014 11:30:39 AM