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Internships

We are currently accepting applications for the following poistions during the summer:

  • Elect Her Student Liaision

  • 1st Thursday Coordinator

  • Pregnant & Parenting Initiatives Coordinator


Internship Requirements

Individuals interested in pursuing an internship at the Women's Resource Center must be currently enrolled University students seeking credit hours for the internship.  Students are expected to work with the individual coordinating internships in the College from which they are seeking credit to ensure that they are able to get credit for completing a Women's Resource Center Internships.  If you are unsure of who your coordinator is, ask your academic advisor.  Interns are expected to work a minimum of 10 hours per week on a set schedule between the hours of 8 am to 5pm Monday - Friday unless arrangements are made with the Women's Resource Center Program Coordinator.  All internships are unpaid.  

Basic Skills/Qualifications:

Ideal candidates for all internships will demonstrate the following:

  • Currently enrolled Texas A&M University student
  • Student must be seeking academic credit for the internship
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills, as well as ability to deliver quality customer service (online or in person)
  • Have a professional attitude and friendly, positive approach
  • Be a problem-solver and self-starter who enjoys working in a team-oriented environment
  • Demonstrate an interest in the Center’s overall mission and goals


Book Club Coordinator Internship: Fall/Spring

The Book Club Intern will be supervised by the Women’s Resource Center (WRC) Program Coordinator or Graduate Assistant and will work in collaboration with all WRC staff.  This position will coordinate the WRC Book Club Program in conjunction with the WRC Graduate Assistant.  WRC Book Club groups shall be led by Texas A&M University Faculty and Staff and coordinated by the Book Club Intern.  

Intern Duties:

  • Coordinate Book Club logistics including, but not limited to
    • Recruitment of Book Club group leaders and participants
    • Work with Book Club leaders to determine reading list
    • Booking space for Book Club Meetings
    • Marketing Book Club
    • Contribute content to the WRC newsletter which is published twice a semester
    • Develop assessment strategies for the Book Club
    • Other duties as assigned

 


Elect Her Student Liaison Internship: Fall/Summer


The Elect Her Student Liaison will be supervised by the Women’s Resource Center (WRC) Program Coordinator and will work in collaboration with all WRC staff.  This position will be responsible for assisting with the coordination of the Elect Her: Aggie Women Win Workshop.  This is an academic year-long internship.  During the fall semester, the Elect Her Student Liaison will work with the Elect Her Committee to plan the workshop which is held in November.  After the workshop is complete, the Elect Her Student Liaison will be responsible for designing the following year’s Elect Her marketing campaign.

Intern Duties:

  • Research and schedule speakers including members of the Texas State House of Representatives, Campaign Managers, and Student Government Association leaders
  • Research and communicate with caterers
  • Assist with designing and providing content for the Elect Her: Aggie Women Win webpage
  • Attend Elect Her Committee meetings
  • Design marketing campaign
  • Develop provide content for the WRC newsletter which is published monthly
  • Other duties as assigned

 


1st Thursday Coordinator: Fall/Summer


The 1st Thursday Coordinator will assist with the planning of the Fall Women’s Leadership Reception and 2017-2018 1st Thursday Events.  The Women’s Leadership Reception and 1st Thursday Events are a partnership between the Aggie Women Network, a constituent network of The Association of Former Students, and the Women’s Resource Center.  The Women’s Leadership Reception is an annual event highlighting the contributions of current and former Aggie Women.  1st Thursday Events are held each month during the academic year, and promote discussion of issues related to women students.  This position will be supervised by the Women’s Resource Center (WRC) Program Coordinator and will work in collaboration with all WRC staff. 

Intern Duties:

  • Research and schedule speakers for 1st Thursday Events
  • Develop marketing plan and content for 2017-2018 1st Thursday Events
  • Develop content for 1st Thursday Events on the WRC webpages
  • Develop content for 1st Thursday Events for the WRC Newsletter
  • Outreach to TAMU women’s student organizations
  • Serve as the student liaison on the Women’s Leadership Reception Planning Committee
  • Other duties as assigned



Pregnant & Parenting Iniatives Coordinator Internship: Fall/Spring/Summer


The Pregnant & Parenting Initiatives Intern will be supervised by the Women’s Resource Center (WRC) Program Coordinator and will work in collaboration with all WRC staff.  This position will be responsible for locating resources available to pregnant and parenting students on the Texas A&M Campus and surrounding community and disseminating information about these resources. 

Intern Duties:

  • Research resources available to pregnant and parenting students at Texas A&M University and in the surrounding community
  • Designing and providing content for webpages related to pregnant and parenting resources and programs
  • Redevelopment of the Little Aggie, a resource guide for parenting students
  • Redevelopment of the chilcare listing to help student parents find childcare
  • Develop provide content for the WRC newsletter which is published monthly
  • Other duties as assigned

 

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:

Complete the application at the link below.  Applications are accepted on a rolling basis and positions are filled as qualified candidates are found. A staff member of the Women's Resource Center will contact applicants within 5 working days of submission.  

Internship Application