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Work & Professional Development Opportunities

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There are many ways a student can get involved in sustainability efforts, including professional, volunteer and service experiences. The list below are current opportunities available to Penn State students. For other volunteer opportunities at Penn State, please visit the Volunteer@psu website.

Opportunity Type:
Internship
Date:
Thursday, December 4, 2014
Affiliation:
Non-PSU
Compensation:
Unknown
Description

Days are spent 4-and-4: 4 hours of a traditional director-led internship, followed by 4 hours of your own entrepreneurial project- you dream it, we’ll help you do it. Since Summer 2010, we have had students from 16 countries, 45 states and 160 universities. Get ready to get your hands dirty in Latin America!

Fund for the Public
Opportunity Type:
Employment
Date:
Wednesday, December 3, 2014
Affiliation:
Non-PSU
Compensation:
Paid
Description

Who we are

PennEnvironment
Opportunity Type:
Employment, Internship
Date:
Wednesday, December 3, 2014
Affiliation:
Non-PSU
Compensation:
Unknown
Description

Whether it’s taking on the fracking companies that are wreaking havoc on Pennsylvania’s environment and communities, or the coal companies emitting huge amounts of global warming pollution into our air, protecting our environment is no easy task. But there’s good news: We have the solutions at our fingertips to solve these problems.

The Collegiate Wind Competition
Opportunity Type:
Competition
Date:
Wednesday, December 3, 2014
Affiliation:
PSU
Compensation:
Unpaid
Description

The Collegiate Wind Competition is a forum for undergraduate college students of multiple disciplines to investigate innovative wind energy concepts; gain experience designing, building, and testing a wind turbine to perform according to a customized market data-derived busi

B Corporations
Opportunity Type:
Fellowship
Date:
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
Affiliation:
Non-PSU
Compensation:
Unknown
Description

Use business as a force for good

B Corps Fellows will be trained to work with thousands of companies to measure and manage
the impact of their businesses on their workers, communities, and the environment
with as much rigor as their profits.

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Food Recovery Network
Opportunity Type:
Employment
Date:
Friday, November 21, 2014
Closing Date:
Sunday, December 14, 2014
Affiliation:
Non-PSU
Compensation:
Paid
Description

Fight campus food waste and community hunger!

Opportunity Type:
Conference, Networking event
Date:
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Affiliation:
Non-PSU
Compensation:
Unpaid
Description

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