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INTERNSHIPS

DEPARTMENT OF MODERN LANGUAGES & INTERCULTURAL STUDIES

SPANISH
THE SALE (SPANISH APPLIED LEARNING EXPERIENCE) INTERNSHIP in SALISBURY
 

Johnita Stars• STEP ONE – READY!: Contact Dr. Louise Detwiler, our department’s internship coordinator, for available internships. Past community partners in Salisbury have included: The Migrant Clinician’s Network, The Telemon Corporation, La Casita, the Wicomico Family Support Center, Pinehurst Elementary, and Bennett Middle School, among others.

• STEP TWO – SET!: Once approved by a faculty mentor, the community partner, and the chair of the department, sign up for SPAN 498 (Internship). Four credits are usually awarded for one semester’s worth of service. The experience/course, if available and approved, may be repeated for a total of eight credits. SPAN 498 counts toward your major or minor.

• STEP THREE – GO!: You will perform a minimum of six hours of service per week over a 13-week period with an approved community partner. Additionally, you will meet for 50 minutes biweekly in seminar for discussion of assigned readings and reflection. 

OPPORTUNITIES BEYOND SALISBURY FOR BOTH FRENCH AND SPANISH

FRENCH

One picture says it all! Be like Caitlin. Go to the “City of Lights”! SU French and Communication Arts major Caitlin Cleveland completed a semester-long internship in Paris, France at EICAR - The International Film and Television School - through SU's partnership with Global Experiences. Other past internship placements have included the humanitarian organization Demain Nos Enfants, the reality gaming start-up Caitlin Cleveland at the Louvre in ParisVirtual Regatta, a boating rental agency on the Seine River Boaterfly, and the National Institute of Sport Expertise and Performance in Paris (INSEP). Contact Dr. Claire Kew or Dr. Louise Detwiler for more information.

And visit the Global Experiences Website for opportunities abroad for both French and Spanish: https://www.globalexperiences.com


THE WASHINGTON CENTER:

Spend a semester in Washington, DC! Visit http://www.twc.edu for more info. Remember that you will need to take courses there in the target language in order for the experience to count toward your major or minor. We can help you with your plans at each step.

NONPROFIT LEADERSHIP ALLIANCE:

Interested in working with nonprofit organizations? Consider becoming a Certified Nonprofit Professional! Contact Salisbury University’s NPA Director, Dr. Carolina Bown, for more info. on this opportunity and many, many more! Be sure to visit the NPA’s webpage at https://www.nonprofitleadershipalliance.org

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