Thursday, October 23, 2014

Apply Now for Paid Summer 2015 State Govt. Internships

Check out these exciting opportunities for paid summer internships in various state organizations across North Carolina open to current college students.

According to the Youth Advocacy and Involvement Office, these internships "provide North Carolina students with compensated professional work experience that integrates education, career development and public service. Opportunities exist in numerous recognized fields of study, from accounting to zoology, and interns will also participate in seminars, tours or other activities designed to broaden their perspective of public service and state government. Interns will earn a stipend of $8.25 per hour and work 40 hours per week for 10 weeks in the summer."

To be eligible for the program, a student must:

  • be a permanent North Carolina resident 
  • have an overall grade point average of 2.5 or better on a 4.0 scale
  • have graduated from high school 
  • have completed one year of Community college 
Applications must be postmarked by December 19, 2014.

For more information about the opportunities available, including application and eligiblity materials, visit the YAIO website at

"Found Poems" Poetry Hour on Tuesday, November 4

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Tuesday, November 4th
12:30-1:30 p.m.
Phillips 325 (TLC)
Come awaken your awareness of the poetry all around you when  Marina DelVecchio, English instructor, presents “Found Poems” at our next Poetry Hour.  We hope you will be able to join us.  Please see the attached flyer.