At the University of Chicago Office of Multicultural Student Affairs, we want students to have access to academic and cultural resources, but to also have opportunities independent of the classroom and student life. Thus, the following is a list of opportunities where students can go to search for funding, enrich their summers or find work after graduation.

Tuesday, October 30, 2012

Summer Links Internship

Looking for a meaningful summer job? Want to learn more about Chicago? Summer Links is a 10-week paid internship program run by the University Community Service Center (UCSC) that engages 30 undergraduate and graduate students in public service and community-building. Students receive $4,000 for their program participation from June 24, 2013 to August 30, 2013. Monday through Thursdays, students intern at a wide range of non-profit and government agencies throughout the city. Wednesday evenings and all day on Fridays, students participate in trainings held in different communities that focus on issues such as housing, health care, and education. These trainings include presentations by guest speakers, visits to organizations, and discussions that allows students to gain an understanding of the complexity and connection of social justice/equity issues in Chicago.

Interested? Please come to our program information session: Monday, October 22nd 6:00-7:00 pm Harper Room 130.

Can't make it? We will also present information sessions on the following dates:
Thursday, November 15th 8:00-9:00 pm in Harper 140
Wednesday, December 5th 6:00-7:00 pm in Stuart 101
Tuesday, January 8th 6:00-7:00 pm in Harper 130

Questions? Please contact Student Intern Deborah Capiro at or Program Director Trudi Langendorf at or 773.834.2699.
Application Information:

Applications are due January 17th, 2013 at 5:00 pm.

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