Participating in an internship at Seattle University provides you with an on-the-job opportunity to work in an environment or organization which complements your academic course of study. Through a successful internship you will:
When I began looking for an internship, I knew I wanted to find a program that would allow me to apply a wide range of skills I had learned in my Strategic Communications classes. Amara, a small non-profit adoption agency that focuses on foster-to-adopt programs, has allowed me to learn more about what it is like to work in a non-profit development setting, and utilize my skills in strategic communications to really advocate for our cause. At Amara, I am able to take theories and case studies I learn in class, and apply them to my audience in a meaningful way. The best part about interning with Amara is that I know that my work has made a difference in helping more foster children find permanent, loving homes.