388FWD: Internships and Educational Opportunities
- Mar 30, 2005
>===== Original Message From Margaret M Hiza <mhiza@...> =====FYI-
Some good opportunities, including a computer science and engineering
program for girls at MIT.
U.S. Geological Survey, Building 3
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(928) 556-7366 phone
(928) 556-7169 fax
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Great educational opportunities.
1. INTERNSHIP "O" The Oprah Magazine is looking to hire fall interns in the
Fashion and Style Departments.
Candidates must be highly organized, detail-oriented and be able to juggle
multiple tasks at once. Prior internship experience preferred, but not
required. This opportunity is available for college students in need of
credit hours and recent graduates who are available to start immediately,
full-time from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., 5 days a week. Send resumes with a
cover letter to: Cindy M. del Rosario, Associate Editor O, The Oprah
Magazine 1700 Broadway, 38th floor NY, or call 212-903-5149.
2. Verizon is looking for students who are 2004 graduates of Historically
Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU). If you know of someone graduating
from a HBCU this year with a degree in Engineering, Computer Science and
Technology, Information Technology, General Business, Finance or Marketing,
please have them forward their resume to: melissa.w.langham@... to
be considered for career opportunities within Verizon.
3. The Women's Technology Program at MIT is a 4-week summer residence
program to introduce high school girls to electrical engineering and
computer science. If you know a girl who is currently a high school junior
with demonstrated math and science ability and an interest in finding out
about EECS, please encourage her to visit our website for more information
and for an application form (applications are due Feb 3, 2005) HYPERLINK
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it.edu Our classes are taught in a supportive environment by a staff of
women MIT PhD candidates and undergraduates. The full-time academic program
includes hands-on experiments and team-based projects in computer science,
electrical engineering, and mathematics . No prior experience in computer
programming, physics, or electrical engineering is expected, but applicants
typically have strong academic records, especially in math and science.
4. HARVARD 'S TUITION ANNOUNCEMENT
Harvard is offering free tuition for students that have a family income
below $40,000. If you are a mentor or have nieces and nephews who might be
interested, please give them this information. If you know any one/family
earning less than $40K with a brilliant child near ready for college,
please pass this along.
Harvard's Tuition Announcement Highlights Failure of Prestigious
Universities to Enroll Low-Income Students March 1, 2004, Harvard
University announced over the weekend that from now on undergraduate
students from low-income families will pay no tuition. In making the
announcement, Harvard's president Lawrence H. Summers said, "When only 10
percent of the students in Elite higher education come from families in
lower half the income distribution, we are not doing enough.
We are not doing enough in bringing elite higher education to the lower
half of the income distribution."
If you know of a family earning less than $40,000 a year with an honor
student graduating from high school soon, Harvard University wants to pay
the tuition. The prestigious university recently announced that from now on
undergraduate students from low-income families can go to Harvard for
free...no tuition and no student loans! To find out more about Harvard
offering free tuition for families making less than $40,000 a year visit
Harvard's financial aid web site at:
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http://adm-is.fas.harvard.edu/FAO/index.htm HYPERLINK "
http://adm-is.fas.harvard.edu/FAO/index.htm or call the school's financial
aid office at (617) 495-1581.
5. Full Medical Scholarship Please pass this on to any African American
who may be interested in a> free medical degree.>> Washington University in
St. Louis, the Medical School, now ranked number 2 (along with Baltimore's
John's Hopkins University Medical School) has> scholarships to award to
bright black Americans. The students that are> chosen will be awarded full
tuition for 4 yrs, $30,000.00 per year plus $2,500.00 stipend.
Check them out on the Web. Washington University Home page HYPERLINK
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http://admissions.wustl.edu"http://admissions.wustl.edu The Ervin Scholars
Program selection committee evaluates all Applications and invites
finalists to Washington University for interviews in the spring. The
University pays all travel and interview expenses. John B. Ervin Scholars
E-mail: ervin@... Dorothy Elliott Associate Director John B. Ervin
Scholars Program PH 314-935-7192 Fax:314-935-5875
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