Writing Intern – Department of Wellness and Prevention
|Application Details – Period, Process & Required Materials:||Year-Round; submit application materials including résumé and writing sample to Joleen Nevers (see below for contact information)|
|Eligible Class Standings & Minimum GPA:||Junior, Senior; 2.50/4.00|
|Credit, Compensation & Hours:||
The Department of Wellness and Prevention is open to working with academic departments to arrange credit for this internship. Please see guidelines for earning academic credit for your internship at https://career.uconn.edu/earn-credit-for-your-internship/.
Unpaid; the intern will discuss and set a fixed weekly work schedule at the start of the semester.
|Description of Internship Site:||The Department of Wellness and Prevention is committed to providing education, opportunities, information, and resources to the university community regarding health and wellness. We strive to create an environment that promotes, encourages and supports healthy decisions and behaviors in the areas of alcohol and other drugs, sexual health, stress management and other areas of wellness.|
|Internship Site Website:||http://wellness.uconn.edu/|
|Description of Internship Position:||The writing intern will be responsible for the research and development of publications to be used by the Health Education office. The publication of focus for this internship is the Stall Street News. Students will also maintain a log of hours, required journal, description of tasks and a portfolio.|
|Additional Important Details:||Students are referred by the English Department’s writing internship program.|
|For More Information, Contact:||Joleen M. Nevers, Associate Director, Department of Wellness and Prevention, Wilson Hall 125, 860-486-0772 or email@example.com|