Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Arabic Open Doors at UMD!

Arabic Open Doors - an afternoon of cultural activities, food, and program information!

Join students, staff, and faculty to learn about the Arabic programs at the University of Maryland! All interested and prospective students are welcome to attend for all or part of the day.

4:30: Introduction to UMD Programs
4:45: Calligraphy Workshop
5:10:  Mini lesson on the Syrian conflict
5:30: Moroccan Tea Demonstration
5:45:  Q&A with Current Students

All events will be held in 2118 HJ Patterson Hall on Monday, November 6. Please RSVP to the event.

Monday, October 30, 2017

Summer 2018 Pathway Position with Department of Health and Human Services

The Office of Investigations (OIG) for the Department of Health and Human Services is recruiting for paid summer interns beginning today through Friday. 

Student Trainee (Program Support Assistant)
Summer - Summer NTE 09/30/2018
Organizational Location:
Office of Investigations
Duty Station:
Washington, DC
Concord, CA
Atlanta, GA
Orange, CA
Miami Lakes, FL
Chicago, IL
Boston, MA
Kansas City, MO
New York, NY
Philadelphia, PA
Houston, TX
Seattle, WA
Who May Apply:
Current Students Enrolled/Accepted for Enrollment for Summer 2018 or Fall 2018
Opening period:  
Monday, October 30, 2017 through Friday, November 3, 2017

Career Center Government Meetup

This event provides a relaxed, informal environment for students meet with agencies and discuss careers in government. 

Event Date and Time: Friday, November 3, 2017 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm 
Location: University Career Center, 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing 
Suggested Attire: Casual 
Additional Information & RSVP: https://careers.umd.edu/event/government-meetup

Friday, October 27, 2017

Live Entrepreneurship with the Hinman CEOs Program

Image result for Hinman CEOsAs the nation’s first living-learning entrepreneurship experience, the Hinman CEOs Program selects entrepreneurially-minded students from all academic disciplines to join a unique community to explore and practice innovation. Students live together, learn about entrepreneurship, and can launch new ventures. The mission of the Hinman CEOs Program is to foster an entrepreneurial spirit, create a sense of community and cooperation, and develop ethical leaders.

Applications are open until November 12th for freshmen and sophomore students of all majors to join the Fall 2018 cohort. Applications are submitted via https://hinmanconnect.umd.edu/prospective.aspx

To learn more visit: hinmanceos.umd.edu.

US Marshals Internship - Application Deadline Oct 30

This is a Spring 2018 internship.  The deadline for submission is 5:00 PM  on Monday, October 30, 2017.  Please submit your resumes to usms.studentvolunteer@usdoj.gov

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Spring 2018 Internship: US Supreme Court Police

The Supreme Court of the United States Police is currently seeking students for a police internship for the Fall 2016 semester.  If you are seeking a career in law enforcement this is a great hands on experience. You will be protecting one of the most important bodies in our government, the Supreme Court of the United States. Credit will be granted for this internship to eligible students through the CCJS department after the proper paperwork has been processed.

Intern’s duties include but are not limited to:
  • Assist officers on the front plaza and with crowd control
  • Assist visitors with directions
  • Escort Justices and/or groups with reservations
  • Assist officers with screening of visitors
  • Various administrative duties
To apply, please submit an electronic copy of your resume to Diane Hou at ccjsadvising@umd.edu with "SCPUS Internship Application Spring 2018" as your subject line.  All resumes should be submitted by 4:00PM on Tuesday, October 31st, 2017. Interviews for selected candidates will be scheduled on campus the for the week of November 6th.  Please remember this is a professional internship with a federal agency and should be treated as such from the initial application through the completion of the internship.

Prince George's County Police Spring 2018 Internship Opportunity

Interested students should submit their resume and transcript in ONE PDF document by Wednesday, November 8th, 2017 by 12:00 PM to Diane Hou (dhou1@umd.edu).
The recommendation form should be submitted directly from the recommender to Diane.

If you cannot view the recommendation form on Google Drive, please contact Diane via email.

Summer 18 and Fall 18 Internship - Department of Justice, Litigation Security Group

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The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) Litigation Security Group (LSG) is currently accepting applications for a volunteer internship in Summer 2018 through Fall 2018.  Interns will earn Fall 2018 internship credit.  The LSG is comprised of security specialists whose mission is to protect classified information from unauthorized disclosure which is introduced in litigation.  This is a great opportunity for students who are interested in law and attending law school.

The LSG group of the DOJ ensures the safety of classified material in courtrooms.  LSG works with judges, law clerks, US Attorneys and defense attorneys to ensure that classified information is admissible and national security is taken into account.  Interns will have the opportunity to not only work LSG employees, but attend federal trials and the possibility to take trips to the Supreme Court and circuit/district courts within other states.  Interns will have the opportunity to network with people in the legal field as well as national security field.  Interns will also obtain a security clearance, which is an extremely valuable asset if a student is considering a job with the federal government.