Importance of Internships and Strategy to Get One!

10/06/2017
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
OCCC WF2

Objective: Guidance
Audience Level: Student/Early Career
Session Type: Student Opportunity Lab

What are benefits of internships besides paychecks and free perks? What do you need to do to land on an internship for this summer? Come learn answers to these questions, hear research data and personal stories from facilitators who were in your shoes not too long ago. Internships can help you break through barriers in jobs where women are historically underrepresented, so let's get started!

Speaker(s)

Deveeshree Deveeshree Nayak, Intern at Amazon Web Services, University of Memphis
Mayoore Selvarasa Jaiswal, Ph.D. Candidate, University of Washington - Seattle