Friday, October 31, 2014

Internships on Capitol Hill and in Annapolis: a Student Perspective

Are you interested in an internship with Congress or the Maryland General Assembly? Hear about the benefits of these internships and gain valuable tips on how to find and apply for these opportunities. A panel of students and recent graduates who interned in a wide array of offices will share their experiences and answer questions.

Looking for “EDCP” Leadership Classes? They Have Moved to HESI

Leadership Studies Courses with “EDCP” prefixes are now “HESI” (Higher Education, Student Affairs, and International Education Policy) in the College of Education.

These classes include the following:
217 – Introduction to Student Leadership
315 – Student Leadership in Groups & Organizations
318, all classes – Applied Contextual Leadership
418, all classes – Special Topics in Leadership 
417 – Advanced Leadership Seminar 

Starting Spring 2015, these classes and any additional “EDCP” leadership class can be found under our new “HESI” prefix on Testudo:

For more information and questions, please contact Leadership Studies at

Do you study Spanish? Participate in a paid study!

The Language Learning and Cognition Study is recruiting participants!  Participate in 14 sessions of 1-2 hours each.  Sessions will be held at Taliaferro and/or Patapsco (a short walk from College Park Metro, accessible by Shuttle #104). 
You will be asked to complete cognitive tasks and questionnaires, as well as training tasks on an iPad.
Receive $240 for completing the study ($5 each for sessions 1-13, and $175 at the final session).  After completing session 14, you will get a raffle entry to win one of 10 $200 gift cards!

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Prince George's County State's Attorney's Office - Teen Court Internship

Concerned About Your Mid-Semester Progress? Attend Project Success II

Hinman CEOs Program Now Accepting Applications

Mtech logoLIVE with active and aspiring entrepreneurs
LEARN in a vibrant, experiential community
LAUNCH real companies
Applications Now Open for Fall 2015 Class

As the nation's first living-learning entrepreneurship program, Hinman CEOs is a groundbreaking initiative placing entrepreneurial students from all academic disciplines into a unique community. Students live together, learn about entrepreneurship, and can launch new ventures during this two-year experience. All undergraduates from the University of Maryland are invited to apply for this competitive program. Brian Hinman, University of Maryland alumnus and successful entrepreneur, provided funding to initiate and support the Program.