College of Arts and Sciences
Public Affairs


  • How do I find a public affairs internship? 


    Public Affairs students intern at a variety of public and nonprofit agencies. Students receive internship opportunities from their advisor by email every week. Students are encouraged to identify an organization they want to explore as a possible place of employment. Job and internship postings can also be found on the Career Services Redhawk Network at

    Victoria Thompson

    Victoria Thompson, Events and Customer Outreach Intern, Sound Transit

    Robbie Zehra

    Robby Zehra, Health Policy Intern, Wilson Strategic Communications

    Emily Thurston 2  

    Emily Thurston, Communications Intern at Council Chair Larry Phillips, Metropolitian King County Council

     Grace Gehman 2

    Grace Gehman, Vendor Services Intern, Real Change

    Kendra Hale

    Kendra Hale, King County Council District 4 Courthouse Intern, King County Council

    For more information regarding internship placements, please contact the public affairs advisor, Danielle Potter at or 206-296-6143.