Application Closes Friday, August 31st 2018
Minimum Qualifications: Enrolled in 7 Credits and Maintenance of a 2.75 Cumulative GPA
Government Relations Internship Program
The Department of Legislative Affairs aims to bring student voice to the state, local, and national levels of government. Interns will play an integral role in student advocacy while working to influence policy by working with lawmakers and speaking on behalf of the student body. Interns will encourage their fellow students to make their voices heard by hosting candidate forums and voter registration drives. Interns will meet with local elected officials and influential community members in an effort to build powerful connections and learn more about careers in the political field. Interns should leave the internship with a greater sense of civic responsibility and knowledge of how to work to better their own communities.
Judicial Internship Program
The Judicial Council tries all cases and controversies within the Association. The Judicial Internship Program provides an opportunity for undergraduate students to learn about the judicial council’s role in ASUN through direct involvement with council cases. Involvement in the program prepares students for the challenges of working as a justice. Interns should leave the internship with a thorough understanding of the Judicial Branch, as well as applicable legal reasoning skills.
Executive Internship Program
Through the Executive internship program, students will have the chance to work alongside the President, Vice President, Chief of Staff, Director of Campus and Public Relations, the Director of Sustainability, the Director of Campus Wellness, or the Attorney General. Executive Interns shall work alongside officers in the research and execution of various University projects and initiatives. Interns should leave the internship with applicable leadership skills, as well as a thorough understanding of the inner workings of ASUN’s Executive Branch.
Legislative Internship Program
The Senate of the Associated Students is comprised of 23 elected officers, representing each academic college. The Legislative Internship Program provides an opportunity for undergraduate students to learn about the legislative processes of ASUN. Interns will have a one-on-one mentor relationship with a current senator, and work alongside them in writing legislation and executing projects. Interns should leave the Legislative Internship with experience in leading a group of their peers, as well as a thorough understanding of the concept of servant leadership.
Club and Organizations Internship Program
The Department of Clubs and Organizations works to promote the success of ASUN recognized clubs and organizations. The Clubs and Organizations Internship Program works to uphold the mission and vision of ASUN by teaching students how to serve as a campus resource and clearinghouse for the Department of Clubs and Organizations. Interns should leave the internship with a better knowledge of the university as a whole by executing the laws and functions related to the department.
Diversity and Inclusion Internship Program
The Department of Diversity and Inclusion works to create and maintain spaces for students, faculty, administration, and staff members to discuss, learn about, and celebrate diversity. Interns will work alongside department members in tracking policy, encouraging activism, planning events, and meeting with leaders that represent diverse segments of the campus and community. Interns should leave the internship with skills to improve diversity, equity, and inclusion on campus and within the community.
Application Closes Friday, August 17th 2018
Programming Internship Program
The Department of Event Programming works to inspire and unite the University of Nevada students through events derived from Nevada Traditions, cultural diversity, large-scale entertainment, and academia and athletics. Interns will work alongside department members in planning and executing both small and large-scale events throughout the year. Event Programming interns should leave the internship with task management skills, as well as experience planning and executing events for the entire student population.