Griffith Leadership Center Fall Symposium

The Griffith Leadership Center will be hosting a Fall Symposium with the School of Public Health. Several speakers across healthcare sectors with be speaking at the event. This is a great opportunity for students, faculty and staff to attend who are interested in healthcare.

The Guild Journalism Accelerator Deadline Extended

The application deadline for The Guild Media & Journalism Accelerator has been extended. Students now have until September 16th to submit their applications.

The Guild is a 4-week accelerator program for aspiring media and journalism professionals.  The Guild has equipped journalism and media students and alumni from over 70 top schools including Morehouse, Hampton University, Delaware State and Cornell University.  And the dynamic program is getting rave reviews from participants who say that The Guild has opened them up to journalism opportunities they hadn’t dreamed of,” gave them “confidence and drive,” and made them “a versatile writer.

A few highlights of The Guild Accelerator include:

  1. 4-week hybrid live/virtual experience
  2. 20+ video teaching modules
  3. Daily, live team standup calls
  4. 1-on-1 live coaching 
  5. Personalized tip videos from on staff-editors
  6. Virtual “office hours” for live support
  7. Experienced mentors as guides
  8. Opportunity to build a professional journalism portfolio with a nationally recognized, black-owned media company.

Washington DC Internship Opportunity

The University Career Center’s Public Service Intern Program is looking for Summer 2023 interns.

PSIP is the largest and oldest intern program in the country and is for undergraduate students who are interested in interning in Washington, DC during the 2023 summer. Students report PSIP as a transformative experience in their Michigan education, as Career Center staff led career development seminars in A^2 during the academic year and PSIP culminates with summer internships in Washington, DC. During the summer, interns network with U-M alumni and attend briefings/tours at DC organizations. Previous students have interned at a variety of places including non-profits, consulting firms, NGO’s, and with Congress members. The mass meetings will be held in 1120 Ford School Monday, September 12th at 6 p.m. and Thursday, September 15st at 7 p.m. (only attend one). The application process is competitive, with applications being open from September 12 – September 22. To learn more about PSIP click here to see our webpage. Attached below is our brochure for our upcoming Mass Meetings! Further questions? Email: psipcoordinators@umich.edu.

Volunteer Opportunity for UM Students with Detroit Youth

Give Merit is a Detroit-based nonprofit serving high school students that seeks to enhance and extend educational opportunities to Detroit youth through innovative enrichment and mentorship activity. Give Merit are looking for additional mentors to volunteer with our FATE Program during the 2022-2023 academic year.


FATE
is a four-year, cohort-based program for high school students in Detroit who attend the Jalen Rose Leadership Academy. Its mission is to provide resources and opportunities for Detroit youth to embrace education and become world-class citizens, with a goal to motivate each student to graduate high school and attend college.

The four-year cohort-based program provides innovative programming which blends project-based learning, character development, career exposure, and mentorship into a co-curricular experience emphasizing the value of education and the role it plays in providing access to achieving long term career and personal goals. 

Mentors help facilitate workshop activities where students learn skills in business, entrepreneurship, marketing, and design-thinking while also supporting their mentees as they develop personally and professionally. The curriculum is complemented by ongoing soft-skill building activities and regular excursion workshops with community partners such as Zingerman’s, Google, Carhartt, and Plante Moran. 

Check out this video to learn more about the FATE Program! 

If you are interested in mentoring for the FATE Program during the 2022-2023 academic year, email Give Merit’s Program Success Director, Rachel Mazzaro, at rmazzaro@meritgoodness.com for more information!

Social Media Coordinator Job Opportunity


Might you be our next Social Media Coordinator?
Are you skilled and experienced in social media and have a passion for the humanities? Apply to be the Social Media Coordinator for the Institute for the Humanities at the University of Michigan. We are looking for someone to take our already strong social media presence to the next level. 

You:
– Like to find stories to tell in new and interesting ways
– Adept at graphic design
– Highly organized
– A team player who gets along well with others
– Understand the importance of the humanities
– Follow social media trends
– Can work on-site in Ann Arbor, MI.

Us:
– We’re a small team of staff who work collaboratively
– Value the humanities and the role it plays at the university and in society at large
– Love our jobs and take them seriously while enjoying the process
– Recognize the importance of diversity, equity, and inclusion
– Organize and present dozens of public events each year
– Regularly interact with a variety of faculty, visiting scholars, artists, staff, and students.

If you’re interested, click here to learn more and apply. (Note: Applicants who fail to follow the “How to Apply” instructions will not be considered for the position.) Applications will be accepted through July 14, 2022.

Southeast Asian Language Virtual Information Session

The virtual information session is on Tuesday, July 19 from 2:30-3:30pm. Register here to receive the Zoom meeting information. Graduate and Undergraduate Students are welcome.

Talk directly to current students and instructors in Filipino, Indonesian, Thai, and Vietnamese and enjoy a virtual showcase of Southeast Asian cultures. Learn about the First-Year Language Scholarship and FLAS Fellowship. Play games and win door prizes!

If you are a person with a disability who requires accommodation to participate fully in this event, please email Agustini at agustini@umich.edu at least one week in advance of this event. Please be aware that advance notice is necessary as some accommodations may require more time for the University to arrange.




Apply to UROP Today! Undergraduate Research: One Goal. One Community. Limitless Impact.

Hello All:

The Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program (UROP) is still accepting applications for the 2022-2023 academic year. 
Research impacts all disciplines, including the humanities and creative arts, social sciences, natural and biomedical sciences, environmental sciences, and physical sciences and engineering. All undergraduate students are encouraged to apply today!

Michiganensian Yearbook – Opportunity for Students

The Michiganensian is currently hiring writers, photographers, and designers for the 2022-23 academic year. More details about the open positions and the application can be found on their website. They currently have a priority deadline of July 1 and a general deadline of August 1.

Please feel free to contact Dyanna Bateman (dyannab@umich.edu), the editor-in-chief of the Michiganensian Yearbook, with any questions.

U-M Social Media Video Producer Job

The University of Michigan College of Engineering Office of Communications & Marketing is hiring a social media video producer – someone who will focus on creating native social videos and other multimedia content for Michigan Engineering’s platforms, including Reels, Stories, Live videos, and more. They are looking for someone who understands various social platforms and can create engaging video content, either with a phone or higher-end camera equipment.

The posting will be open through Wednesday, 6/15:
https://careers.umich.edu/job_detail/217639/video-producer-social