Internship Opportunities for CommLang Students

Welcome to the internship board for the CommLang Department. Finding jobs and internships can be difficult especially if you haven't had much experience, so we'd like to help you out by finding some for you. Here, you can find various internships in the communication and languages field to help you get an idea for what's out there. 

Some organizations are local and regularly need interns to help them with work, while other adverts come from general job board postings.

All adverts are open and updated regularly, so check back often for new opportunities.

 


Internships for ACA students While Studying Abroad

ACA offers volunteer internships for students studying abroad. Get real work experience in your language of choice, and earn academic credit for your time.

Learn more about ACA program internships on the Adventist Colleges Abroad website.

 

Loma Linda University: Creative Media Intern - Available Every Summer

Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, California

Work directly with Carl Canwell, the director of Creative Media in the Office of Enrollment at LLU.

A 10-12 week program designed for college students entering their junior or senior year in college interested in exploring a possible career in media communications, with an emphasis in video production. Applicants are ideally pursuing a communication or film degree.

Benefits include paid internship and free on-campus housing.

Contact: Carl Canwell
ccanwell@llu.edu |  Loma Linda University website

 

Content Writing & Editing Intern

WSP, Richmond, VA

 

Who We Are

At WSP, we are driven by inspiring future-ready pioneers to innovate. We’re looking to grow our teams with people who are ready to collaborate in building communities and expanding our skylines. To do this, we hire candidates of all experiences, skillsets, backgrounds and walks of life. We actively foster a work environment and culture where inclusion and diversity is part of our fundamental structure. This is delivered behaviorally, through our policies, trainings, local partnerships with professional diverse organizations, internal networks and most importantly with the support and sponsorship of our leaders who help drive our commitment to an inclusive, diverse, welcoming and equitable work environment. Anything is within our reach and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!

This Opportunity

Nationally recognized as a Top 100 Internship Program, WSP USA hosts hundreds of interns across the United States to gain hands-on, meaningful work experience to enhance their education and professional aptitude. Our interns gain exposure to real projects while working side by side with senior staff. Through our Developing Professionals Network, interns gain mentorship, networking opportunities and lifelong career connections.

Our Earth & Environment Strategic Growth Team  is seeking a Spring 2023 Content Writing & Editing Intern to work out of our any US city where we have an office.This position can be a hybrid model of at home/remote work and in-office work or fully remote. 

Your Impact

  • Editing existing marketing content that describes various environmental and engineering projects
  • Interviewing scientists and engineers to then write new copy that describes the project
  • Creating and editing resumes for environmental scientists, engineers, and other technical practitioners
  • Communicating with technical and marketing staff to obtain missing details for existing content
  • Ability to format documents in InDesign is a significant plus
  • Complete training on assigned tasks.
  • Exercise responsible and ethical decision-making regarding company funds, resources and conduct, and adhere to WSP’s Code of Conduct and related policies and procedures.
  • Perform additional responsibilities as required by business needs.
  • Please note that there is no relocation or housing assistance associated with this internship.

Who You Are

Required Qualifications

  • Actively enrolled in an accredited Journalism, Communications, or related Undergraduate program.
  • Demonstrated interest in Journalism, Communications, or related field and have a strong desire to advance skills related to WSP’s work and projects.
  • Competent interpersonal and communication skills when interacting with others, expressing ideas effectively and professionally to an engineering and non-engineering audience.
  • Capable of taking direction from leadership, mentors, and managers to executive projects.
  • Basic proficiency with technical writing, office automation, software, spreadsheets, technology, and tools.
  • Proven track record of upholding workplace safety and ability to abide by WSP’s health, safety and drug/alcohol and harassment policies.
  • Authorization to work in the United States at the start of the internship.
  • Please note that there is no relocation or housing assistance associated with this internship.
     

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience using InDesign, Illustrator, and PhotoShop programs. 
  • Prior internship and leadership involvement on campus

Expected Salary: $16.00 - $25.00 per hour

WSP USA is providing the compensation range and general description of other compensation and benefits that the company in good faith believes it might pay and/or offer for this position based on the successful applicant’s education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities in addition to internal equity and geographic location. WSP USA reserves the right to ultimately pay more or less than the posted range and offer additional benefits and other compensation, depending on circumstances not related to an applicant’s sex or other status protected by local, state, or federal law.

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Additional Requirements

  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform essential job functions.

Additional Details

  • Travel Required: N/A - No travel required
  • Job Status: Intern
  • Employee Type: Full
  • Primary Location: DALLAS - OAK LAWN AVE
  • All locations: US-FL-Tampa, US-KY-Lexington, US-KY-Louisville, US-Remote, US-TN-Chattanooga, US-TN-Knoxville, US-TN-Nashville, US-TX-Austin, US-TX-Houston, US-VA-Richmond, US-VA-Virginia Beach

About WSP

WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of WSP, one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the buildings, transportation, energy, water and environment markets. With more than 15,000 employees in over 300 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. www.wsp.com

WSP provides a flexible, agile and hybrid workplace model while meeting client needs. Employees are also afforded a comprehensive suite of benefits including medical, dental, vision, disability, life, and retirement savings focused on providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career.

At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base. Your daily contributions to your team will be essential in meeting client objectives, goals and challenges. Are you ready to get started?

WSP USA (and all of its U.S. companies) is an Equal Opportunity Employer Race/Age/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Disability or Protected Veteran Status.

The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.

 

Blue Mountain Television: Production Intern - Flexible Dates

Blue Mountain Television, College Place

Blue Mountain Television has ongoing opportunities for production interns interested in a variety of jobs such as DVD authoring, Social Media, Promos, TV show Production, and marketing. Blue Mountain is looking for interns with Skills in Photoshop, Premiere, Encore, After Effects. Camera work would be helpful as well, though it isn't required. If interested, inquire about what kind of positions are currently available.

Contact: Lowell Mann
manager@bmt.tv  |  (509) 529-9149  |  Blue Mountain Television website

 

Summer Intern - Global Brand Marketing

Harman, Northridge, CA

 

About the Role

It’s an exciting time to be part of Team JBL. We’ve always believed in the power of sound to unleash free expression. And now more than ever, we’re experimenting and exploring new ways to celebrate the courageous artists, creators and performers who challenge norms and defy expectations within their communities. Help us define new ways to showcase and collab with these unique personalities who make us feel a little more confident—and joyful—in our own skin.


Your Team

Report to the Sr. Manager of Global Brand Marketing and work closely with the entire Global Brand Communications Team, Insights, Regional Marketing Teams, and more.


What You’ll Do

  • Do our brand comms resonate? Collect JBL assets from around the globe, assess how they fit with our brand guidelines, and share your thoughts.
  • What would make you want to spend time on JBL.com? Join us in transforming our brand website. 
  • Take a look at our global events and suggest how we can use them to create greater impact on culture and society, in line with our mission.
  • And more

What You Need

  • Be enrolled in a Bachelor’s Degree program in Sophomore year or later, or graduate/Ph.D. program at an accredited institution taking at least one class in the semester prior to the internship program and returning to school for at least one semester upon completion of the internship program
  • Degree must include courses in Marketing
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to confidently interact and present information to senior leaders
  • Collaborative working style

What Makes You Eligible

  • Willing to work in an office in Northridge, CA (open to hybrid)
  • Successfully complete a background investigation and drug screen as a condition of employment
  • Provide own housing and transportation to/from work
  • Unrestricted work authorization
  • Availability from May 22, 2023 through August 11, 2023, and be able to work 40 hours per week
  • Prefer candidates who live within a commutable distance

What We Offer

  • Access to employee discounts on world-class HARMAN/Samsung products (JBL, Harman Kardon, AKG, etc.)
  • Professional development opportunities through HARMAN University’s business and leadership academies
  • Flexible work schedule with a culture encouraging work-life integration and collaboration in a global environment
  • An inclusive and diverse work environment that fosters and encourages professional and personal development

 

Walla Walla Village Church Television Ministries: Intern Editor - Flexible Dates

Walla Walla Village Church, College Place

The Walla Walla Village Church has ongoing opportunities for a paid intern to edit church service recordings and create DVDs. Work must be done on site at the church. Applicants should be familiar with Photoshop, Encore, Premiere, and Publisher. Vegas and DVD architect are also available if preferred. Prospective interns should also be comfortable moving files on a windows machine, and network.

Contact: Lowell Mann
manager@bmt.tv  |  (509) 946-1725  |  Walla Walla Village Church website

 

Longhorn Network Production Intern, Spring 2023

ESPN, Austin, TX (Hybrid)

 

Date posted Nov. 30, 2022

Flex Type Hybrid Preferred, Remote Possible 

- This role is considered hybrid, which means the employee will work a portion of their time on-site from a Company designated location and the remainder of their time remotely. A remote opportunity may be possible for qualified candidates under certain circumstances and, if granted, the employee would work remotely on an ongoing basis.

Job Summary:

Working at ESPN is unlike anything else.  That's because we're always finding new ways to interact with fans - however and wherever they connect with sports.  When you have the latest technology, game-changing ideas and world-class talent on your team, every day is extraordinary.
 

We Are…

Longhorn Network (LHN) launched August 2011. LHN, a partnership between ESPN and The University of Texas, broadcasts 175 athletic events a year, plus original studio shows, analysis and academic content.

A Day in the Life:

  • Screens, logs, transcribes and clips footage for events; organizes head shot and melt reels
  • Cuts show elements such as video B-Roll, bumps and highlights
  • Selects footage for teases and roll-outs
  • Logs and archives video and associated data for future use
  • Supports social media by screening games, clipping plays and taking photos at home games (if in-person)

What You Bring to the Role:

  • Advanced knowledge of sports, including current athletes, rules and events with an emphasis on college athletics
  • High level of familiarity with ESPN programming, platforms and studio shows
  • Must possess demonstrated communication and organization skills and ability to react quickly and positively under a wide variety of production situations

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in sports media, preferably in television production, or involvement with collegiate TV station
  • Historical knowledge of UT sports
  • Experience with editing, screening and/or logging video

Required Education:

  • Candidate must be in good academic standing with the college or university if still enrolled

Preferred Education:

  • Communication, Broadcasting, Journalism or related majors

Internship Eligibility:

  • Must be enrolled in a college/university taking at least one class in the semester/quarter (spring/fall) prior to participation in the internship program OR graduated within the past 6 months OR currently participating in a Disney College Program or Disney Professional Internship
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Must not have completed one year of continual employment on a Disney internship or program
  • Must possess unrestricted work authorization
  • Must be available to work weekends

Program Dates: The approximate dates are January 9 – April 29, 2023.  Interns will work 25-29 hours per week and will need to provide availability on nights and weekends.  

Work Environment:  This internship may be in-person or may be remote/hybrid. If in-person, interns are responsible for providing their own housing and transportation. If remote/hybrid, this internship will require a reliable internet connection as well as a quiet, dedicated work space.


Compensation: This is a paid internship, and you may also receive school credit. The pay rate for this remote internship is $21.20 per hour.

About ESPN:

Working at ESPN is unlike anything else. That’s because we’re always finding new ways to interact with fans – however and wherever they connect with sports. Every day we’re doing things that no one has done, all in a dynamic culture where we defy odds and continuously outdo ourselves. When you have the latest technology, game-changing ideas and world-class talent on your team, every day is extraordinary.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with ESPN Productions, Inc, which is part of a business we call ESPN.

ESPN Productions, Inc is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.

 

Summer 2023 Intern - Public Information Outreach - BDM

Federal Reserve Board, Washington, D.C.

Position Description

The Public Information Outreach (PIO) Program is responsible for leading the division's efforts to execute public communication initiatives to expand the Board's outreach and to build and sustain various communication platforms to educate and inform the public including management of the Board's public website and social media platforms.

The intern would be responsible for assisting section staff with daily web publication responsibilities as well as assisting with larger web design projects and with coordinating online public communications. Staff would work on reviewing and approving web content for publication, which includes coordinating posting details with content providers, IT support, and Board Public Affairs. The intern may work on section 508 compliance for content posted on the Board's public website. The intern would also participate in the work of the section on the Board's official social media accounts, including writing posts for social media and researching new platforms and trends. The intern would also contribute to Economic Education programs and event planning, outreach, and engagement.

Competencies and Learning Objectives: Communications, writing, multi-tasking, organization, teamwork, new technologies.

Position Requirements

Suggested Major/Minor: Communications, Economics, Public Relations, Finance or a related field of study

Required Skills And Knowledge

  • Demonstrated experience with proofreading and writing
  • Experience with social media
  • Proficiency with Microsoft products

Preferred Skills: Experience with content management systems or HTML

Required Documents for application: Please submit the following documents with your application.

  • Resume
  • Cover letter

Notes

  • This internship can be completed virtually.
  • US Citizenship is required for all Board internships and applicants must be current students, graduating from their program Fall 2023 or later.