Internship Program | Women's Center | Kent State University

Internship Program

Women’s Center Internship Program

 

The Women's Center's Internship Program is open to undergraduate and graduate level students.  The internship program will provide students with hands-on experience in a supportive environment and can be adjusted to meet their academic focus.  Students will gain experience in social justice issues related to women’s equity, programming, leadership, health & well-being and Marketing.

 

Internships opportunities include (but aren’t Limited to):

  • Women’s Leadership  – Assist with the development and facilitation of our Women’s Empowerment workshop series, help with the development of our Peer Educator Program and assist with our Women’s Leadership Program
  • Health and Well-Being – Assist with our Health and Well-being initiatives which include mammograms, yoga, Love My Body Week, OVA-Achievers, Days for Girls and other Reproductive Justice initiatives
  • Activism and Awareness – Assist with the development and facilitation of Feminist Fridays, Where Do Black Women Go and our Flashes of Fem Coalition
  • Programing – Assist with the planning and development of our bigger programs/initiatives such as Mothers, Mentors and Muses, Sage Project and Women’s History Month initiatives
  • Civic Engagement – Assist with the coordinating, and sorting of the Career Closet and/or the Pantry     
  • Marketing & public relations (social media, web-based and written communication) – Plan and coordinate the Women’s Center’s social media accounts, e-newsletters and all other communications
  • Graphic design – Develop all the marketing materials for the Women’s Center

Internship Program Requirements:

  • 10 Hours a week
  • Doesn’t have to be for credit (but can be)
  • Must commit to a whole semester

 

Please Note:

  • If you cannot commit to 10 hours a week, we are always accepting volunteers! Email us at wc@kent.edu and we can add you to our volunteer team!
  • If you are interested in Sexual Assault Awareness or Green Dot, you can learn more about the SRVSS Internship Program Here.

 

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis with priority given according the the timeline below:

 

Semester of Internship Begin Reviewing Applications
Fall Semester March 15
Spring Semester October 1
Summer  March 1

 

 

 

Submit your Application Here!