Internship 101 Workshop
January 23 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
The Earn & Learn Professional Development team invites you to participate in an Internship 101 Workshop on January 23rd from 9:30-3:30 at Diablo Valley College in Pleasant Hill. This workshop will bring together employers and educators focusing on programs in Alameda and Contra Costa Counties.
Sign up HERE!
We invite you to participate in this event by:
Attending the morning session:
- Bringing your company’s materials which will be shared with educators who want to set up internship programs
- Participate in morning round table discussions about what makes a great internship
- Co-host a lunch table from 12-1 to share your company’s opportunities directly with educators (similar to a career fair)
Attending the afternoon session:
- Working with educators to develop a new or strengthen an existing internship program
Why are we putting on an Internship Workshop?
To connect employers and educators to create MORE AND BETTER internship opportunities for students. Internships open the door for significant exploration of potential careers and companies by making the work real. It’s a win for all of us!
Whether you already work with interns and would like to grow your program, or are considering bringing the future workforce into your company, join us!
The schedule for the day:
|9-9:30||Breakfast and networking|
|9:30||Welcome and Introductions|
|10-11||Panel Discussion highlighting Employers who have successful internship programs|
|11-12||Topic-Specific Discussion in small groups|
|12-1||Lunch and Internship Career Fair:
Employer hosted tables offering opportunities for educators and employers to learn and connect!
|Optional: *Employers are welcome to stay or leave for the afternoon session.|
|1-3:30||Internship design session|