Category: Government, Policy & Social Impact

Photo of Senator Tom Carper

#UDIntern: Senator Tom Carper

Where are you interning/did you intern? I am interning for U.S. Senator Tom Carper in Wilmington, DE.   What are/were your responsibilities as an intern?   I write letters for events that the Senator was invited to but is unable to attend. Such events included galas, dinners, and local exhibitions or charity events. Some letters ...

#UDIntern: Office of Governor John Carney

BY: TANVI WALIA   Where are you interning/did you intern? The Office of Governor John Carney   What are/were your responsibilities as an intern? My responsibilities as an intern at Governor Carney’s Office range from a variety of things. I partake in tasks such as answering the phone, writing proclamations, auto penning, and greeting various ...

#UDIntern: Voices of September 11th

BY: VICTORIA TALENTINO   For the past two summers (2016 and 2017) I have interned at Voices of September 11th in New Canaan, CT.   It has been the best experience for me both personally and professionally. The mentoring that I have received from the co-founders is something I could never learn in a classroom. Personally, ...

#UDIntern: My time with a local law firm

BY: MIGUEL MERINO   I began my first week of my internship at a local law firm where I live. The firm is called Fuqua, Willard, Stevens and Schab. In my first week as an intern, I started off by getting to know everyone in the office including the attorneys. For my first assignment I was asked ...

#UDIntern: Lessons Learned

BY: NATALIE CRISCENZO This summer I have the amazing opportunity to both intern for The Delaware Water Resources Center and be a Public Policy Fellow with the Institute for Public Administration. I thought the summer was simply going to be a time to build my resume and make some money. I couldn’t have been more ...

#UDIntern: Yes-Girl: Tips I Learned from Saying Yes to New Opportunities

BY: MARYBETH LILLY When I pictured my career in the “real world,” I had always pictured myself walking through New York City, ready to take the world by storm as the real-world Claire Underwood to start my own nonprofit by 25 and eradicate water contamination worldwide. Fast forwarding to college when the “real world” had ...

So You Went to the #UDFallFair…Now What?

It’s been two weeks since the University of Delaware’s Fall Career Fair. By now you have probably dry-cleaned and put away your suit, filed those business cards somewhere safe, and lost half of the free stuff you grabbed after having incredible conversations with countless employers. So…now what do you do? Where do you stand? Whether ...

Advertisements