International Internships

International Internships Participating in an international internship might be your launch pad into a global career. This is a unique and unforgettable opportunity to gain practical work experience and make connections in major business centers around the world. You will participate in a high-quality internship program, where you will gain the professional skills to succeed in a competitive, global workplace. International Internships are offered in partnership with the Study Abroad Office. Pitt in Buenos Aires Pitt in London Pitt in Florence Pitt[…]

Internships

Internships   Writing and Marketing Internship Responsibilities will include: Write and edit articles and feature stories for various publications including magazines, internal and external newsletters, brochures, and other publications; Develop and maintain Web sites; Assist with design of brochures, newsletters, display advertising, and other printed materials; Assist with the development of PowerPoint presentations and videos; and Provide support in producing other print and electronic marketing communications materials. Assist in video production and on-camera work. The ideal candidate will have proven writing and[…]

Internships for Credit

Internships for Credit Academic internships can truly enhance your education by expanding skill sets and exposure to real world situations. In order for an internship or an experiential learning activity to be eligible for academic credit, several individuals must work together: the student, an academic advisor, a faculty advisor, and the site supervisor. The process, prerequisites, and requirements vary by department and school. Below you will find general guidelines helpful in getting started.   Student Responsibilities The process of securing an opportunity[…]

INTERNSHIPS

Internship Guarantee The University of Pittsburgh values experiential learning as a key component to undergraduate studies.  Internships, research, field experiences and extended volunteering can help students to make informed decisions on their choice of major and choice of career.  Experiential learning also help students to develop transferable skills that prospective employers value.  Read more about Pitt’s unique Internship Guarantee here.   Meet the Internship Team Alyson Kavalukas  |  Internship Coordinator   |   Email Alyson   |   Connect to Alyson on[…]

Pittsburgh – The City and Campus

About Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Founded in 1758, Pittsburgh sits at the convergence of the Allegheny, Ohio, and Monongahela river’s in western Pennsylvania. Pittsburgh was a hub for steel production which gave it its nickname “Steel City”. After the deindustrialization in 1980, the city relied on medicine, education, technology, and banking to drive its economy.   Today, Pittsburgh is known for its top-notch medical facilities, world class educational institutions, high-technology industries, multiple Fortune 500 and 1000 company’s headquarters and exceptional sports teams. The city[…]

Spring Forward This Semester

1.7.18 | Spring semester is here! In just a few short months, we can read at Schenley Plaza, throw a frisbee on Cathy lawn, and take hammock naps. But there are many other ways to enjoy the semester