• Questions to Ask When Internship Searching

  • When searching for an internship take time to reflect on your personal, academic, and professional goals. To start narrowing down your search ask yourself the following.

    Do I want to intern...

    • in the winter, spring, summer, or fall?
    • in Denver, abroad, or elsewhere in the US?
    • in the public, private, or non-profit sector?
    • and receive INTS credit for the internship?

    Once you have a general idea of what you are looking for and when, review the list of organizations INTS students have interned with in the past. Also take a look at the internships highlighted for INTS students in the Breaking Ground newsletter.  If you have any questions, or need assistance in your search, please contact our internship coordinator at baints@du.edu.

  • Guides & Tools

  • How to Secure an Internship

  • Internship Searching

  • Sample Action Verbs

  • Cover Letter Guide

  • Sample Cover Letter

  • Resume Guide

  • Sample Resume

  • Informational Interviews

    Informational interviews are one of the best tools you have to identify a professional area of interest, network, and get advice from real professionals in your field. Use this guide to prepare yourself for work through casual and face-to-face interviews with current professionals.

  • Preparing for an Interview

  • INTS Resources

  • Spreadsheet of Past INTS Internships

    Review this compilation of internships completed in the past by International Studies students to get ideas of where you might want to intern.

  • A Small Sample of INTS-related Internship and Volunteer Programs (List in Progress)

  • Internship & Job Search Websites

  • In the folder below you will find information on how to begin searching for internships/jobs and helpful websites to use. 

     

  • Useful Books

    The Complete Idiot's Guide to The Perfect Cover Letter

    The Complete Idiot's Guide to The Perfect Resume

    *available with the Internship Coordinator

  • DU Resources

  • There are several places you can go for advice or for research. Find help at:

    •BA Internship Coordinator

    The BA Internship Coordinator can be reached at:
    baints@du.edu
    303-871-4495
    Sie International Relations Complex, Room 2030

    •BA Internship Portfolio Website

    http://portfolio.du.edu/intsintern

    •DU Career Center

    Driscoll South

    • Internship/Job Board

    Driscoll Student Center

    •  DU Pioneer Careers

    https://du.12twenty.com/dashboard

    •  Career Services Industry Resources for International Studies

    http://www.du.edu/career/careerplanning/fieldindustrylinks/international.html

    • AlumniFire

    https://du.alumnifire.com/

This portfolio last updated: 16-Sep-2021 5:22 PM