UWindsor students who want to enhance their resumes with a professional and rewarding experience should consider the Centre for Career Education’s Volunteer Internship Program (VIP). The application deadline is November 15 to participate in the Winter 2012 term.
Participants contribute 40 hours of volunteer work in a local non-profit organization and attend career development workshops and activities. In exchange, they get work-related experience, networking opportunities, and recognition on their academic transcripts.
Past job titles have included:
- fundraising assistant;
- hospital volunteer;
- marketing and public relations assistant;
- classroom assistant;
- Web page developers;
- fitness activities coordinator.
The program is open to all undergraduate students in good academic standing. For more information, including details on how to apply, log on to the Centre for Career Education’s myCareer site and access the VIP link at the top of the page.