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
  • Meet the Internship Coordinator

    • Emilie Wardrip


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

      Emilie Wardrip is a second year Masters student at the Josef Korbel School. She grew up in Minnesota and graduated from St. Cloud State University with a degree in Global Studies, focusing on East Asia. While an undergraduate student she spent a lot of her time studying off of campus:

      • 2009 study abroad at Yonsei University, South Korea
      • 2010 fall internship with the Office of Japan and Korea Affairs at the U.S. Department of State, Washington, D.C.
      • 2011-2012 language programat Korea University, South Korea
      • 2012 internship with the USA Pavilion at the 2012 World Expo, South Korea

      Emilie loves living in Denver with the mountains nearby, enjoys teaching group fitness classes at the Coors Fitness Center on campus, and makes time to go swing dancing to live music regularly. She is looking forward to helping student’s complete internships that align with their personal, professional, and academic goals. Please make an appointment with Emilie for assistance with internship searches, resume and cover letter writing, and mock interviews.

  • Office Hours - Academic Year 2014-2015

    • Winter Quarter Walk-In Hours:

      • Monday 1:30-3:30pm
      • Tuesday 2:00-4:00pm
      • Friday 9:30am-11:30am

      To set up an appointment with our internship coordinator please email baints@du.edu.

  • Events - Academic Year 2014-2015

    • 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

      Be sure to check out the tips on How to Work a Career and Internship Fair!


  • Internship Spotlight - Open Positions

    • US Department of State Student Internship Program

      The Fall 2015 U.S. Department of State Internship Program (unpaid) application is now closed. The spring internship application will be available shortly. Please visit USAJOBS for more information.

      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: Apr 14, 2015 11:42:12 AM