Student Programs Intern

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Independent Institute
100 Swan Way
Oakland, CA
Posted: March 03 2015
Application Deadline: Available Year-round
Position: Part-time, Unpaid

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Description

The Independent Institute is a non-profit, non-partisan, scholarly research and educational organization that sponsors in-depth studies of critical social and economic issues.

The mission of the Independent Institute is to boldly advance peaceful, prosperous, and free societies grounded in a commitment to human worth and dignity.

Interns in the Student Programs department assist in organizing, promoting, and coordinating the annual Challenge of Liberty summer seminars. Participants will have the opportunity to aid in the research and development of new online teaching resources, travel to attend networking events, and assist in the creation of material resources for student groups. Applicants should be outgoing, organized, and willing to work as an effective team member.

Responsibilities

Draft and implement vigorous outreach campaign for program promotion

Use social media to design messaging to attract students from a global market

Research and develop reading and discussion resources for use by students

Communicate with seminar applicants, manage attendees scholarships and profiles

Provide on-site support for seminars in California and Colorado

Lead discussion groups and participate in panels at seminars

Requirements

Applicants should have some organizing experience. Any kind of formal writing or editing experience is also appreciated but not necessary.

Skills

Required - Student Outreach, Email Campaigning
Preferred - Editing, Social Media Blogging, Educational Outreach, Community Outreach, Event Planning

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