Internship Fair March 3

February 28, 2011 at 12:29 pm

Internship Fair
Thursday, March 3, 
Campus Life Center Ballroom
12:00 – 3:00 p.m. 
Currently, there are 21 organizations scheduled to be in campus seeking students for internship opportunities. Students should bring their resumes and tons of energy and excitement!  This event is free to students and employers. See list below:

IMS & CS
CSI Technology Outfitters
( Contact: Tammi Sumarene)
On CSI’s compass, “True North” is our Mission Statement: CSI is committed to providing long-term value to our customers by offering the highest quality service.   These services include administrative and accounting software applications, integrated IT solutions, hardware and engineering and consulting services. When possible and profitable, we strive to be the total solution.

BUSINESS
Mutual of Omaha (Contact: Ryan Underwood)
A full-service, multi-line provider of insurance and financial services products, Mutual of Omaha offers products and services that provide financial protection to help families, individuals, businesses and groups achieve their goals. 

Fastenal (Contact: Bonnie Zeinert) 
Any overview of Fastenal has to start with a look at our 2,300+ store locations. After all, when our customers think of Fastenal, they don’t think of some remote corporation; they think of the people in their local Fastenal store who serve them on a regular basis. So when you hear us talk about our thousands of stores, keep in mind that we’re not talking about how big we are; we’re talking about how LOCAL we are. And that’s what Fastenal is all about: using our global distribution strength to be the best local supplier in every market we serve.

Carroll Properties Corp. (Contact:  Elizabeth Belenchia)
Carroll Properties Corporation has been a training experience for over 81 college interns, international and local. Interns are future leaders who we guide in the beginning steps of understanding the business world. We require passion and we instill focus and direction. Our interns are highly utilized in their individual areas of expertise. We do not mold them into what we require – they are encouraged to develop their own talents and destiny. With a multitude of global, national and local projects, objectives and events, one thing is certain – our interns aren’t bored!

Robert Half International (Contact: Missy Cunningham)
Founded in 1948, Robert Half International (NYSE: RHI) is the world’s first and largest specialized staffing firm. Our divisions place highly skilled professionals on a temporary, temporary-to-hire and full-time basis in the fields of accounting and finance; technology; office administration; legal; and creative, marketing and design. And with 360 locations worldwide, Robert Half is dedicated to providing you highly skilled professionals with skills well-matched to your unique hiring requirements and workplace environment.

Political Science/Criminal Justice
A Business Law Firm ,LLC (Contact: John Strickland) 

Office of Senator Jim DeMint (Contact: Claire McCoy)
Sen. DeMint’s Washington, D.C. office offers spring, summer, and fall internships to qualified candidates who have completed at least one year of undergraduate study. The fall and spring internships last for an entire semester while our summer internships (June, July, and August) each last one month. Our interns have the opportunity to observe the legislative process in-person while assisting staff with their daily responsibilities.

COMMUNICATIONS/NON-PROFIT ADMINISTRATION
The Emory Group (Contact:  Jonathan Steading )
Emory Group LLC in Spartanburg, SC is a private company categorized under Wholesale Advertising-Specialties. Our records show it was established in 2003 and incorporated in South Carolina. Current estimates show this company has an annual revenue of 1,100,000 and employs a staff of approximately 3. Companies like Emory Group LLC usually offer: Adco Promotional Products, Bic Promotional Products, Real Estate Promotional Products, Kids Promotional Products and Crestline Promotional Products.

The Greenville Drive (Contact: Nate Lipscomb)
Workers chosen will be part of an exclusive team of Drive professionals serving the Upstate Community at Fluor Field during Drive home games (70) from the beginning of April until the end of September, plus special College Games and other Fluor Field events during February, March and throughout the summer. Pay is hourly or by game and varies by position and experience.

Gospel Impact Radio (Contact: Shawn Manuel)
Reaching out globally, Gospel Impact Radio is Impacting the world with the Gospel of the Kingdom. In reaching its first anniversary online in 2008 with 5 million in traffic by the end of 2008. Gospel Impact Radio has reached out to 16 million in traffic in 2010 via the radio website by December 2010. Gospel Impact Radio has been nationally and internationally branded. Gospel Impact Radio has directed it’s traffic from National Radio Directories such as, Windows Media, I-Tunes, Radio Time, Moodio Radio, Virtual Radio UK, Nokia radio Directory and Upsnap, along with many more.

Susan G. Komen SC Mts to Midlands (Contact: Stephanie Miller)
Susan G. Komen fought breast cancer with her heart, body and soul. Throughout her diagnosis, treatments, and endless days in the hospital, she spent her time thinking of ways to make life better for other women battling breast cancer instead of worrying about her own situation. Moved by Susan’s compassion for others and commitment to making a difference, Nancy G. Brinker promised her sister that she would do everything in her power to end breast cancer. Though Susan lost her battle with the disease, her legacy lives on through the work of Susan G. Komen for the Cure®, the organization Nancy started in her honor. Komen for the Cure is the global leader of the breast cancer movement, having invested more than $1 billion since its inception in 1982. Komen’s promise is to save lives and end breast cancer forever by empowering people, ensuring quality care for all and energizing science to find the cures. Across the country, that promise is upheld by a network of 122 local Affiliate offices. At the heart of each Affiliate is a person or group of people who, like Susan, wanted to make a difference.

The Children’s Museum of the Upstate (Contact: Paula Marsh)
The Children’s Museum of the Upstate is now open at 300 College Street at Heritage Green in downtown Greenville. Featuring eighteen indoor, interactive exhibits and lots of educational programming, the museum will host children and families from all across the Upstate! The Children’s Museum is designed for children ages 6 to 11, but also features Grandma Betty’s Farm and a Toddler Lily Pond for those little ones up to age 5.

American Lung Association (Contact: Tiffany Haney)
Our Mission: To save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease.

Greenville Zoo Education Dept. (Contact: Mandy Tripp)
Volunteers are assigned to assist a zookeeper in one area, but may work in other areas if the need arises. Volunteers may be as young as sixteen (16), but preference is given to college level students with an interest in the biological sciences; Volunteers must possess good physical strength and endurance; Must be able to follow written and oral direction, understand, apply good judgment, and foresee and apply safety precautions applicable to the work; Must be willing to work weekends, holidays, and occasional after-hours assignments as needed. If accepted as a volunteer, you must provide proof of a negative TB test given within the last year, and an current Tetanus vaccination.

PSYCHOLOGY, SOCIOLOGY, NON-PROFIT ADMINISTRATION
Ellen Hines Smith Girls’ Home ( Contact: Inez Anders)
Since our inception in 1974, the Ellen Hines Smith Girls’ Home has been a safe haven of care and compassion offering around-the-clock care for girls who have experienced abuse or neglect.  While at the Girls’ Home, trained staff help each girl learn how to trust, teach key social and life skills, and provide the necessary support for girls to make academic progress and set long-term goals for their lives.   Some girls stay with us for three months. Some girls stay for many years. The girls in our care have some amazing success stories!

AMI Kids (Contact: Sandra Hook)
AMIkids is a national non-profit organization dedicated to providing a promising future to troubled youth who have been adjudicated or have failed in conventional school settings.

Upward Bound  (Contact:  Dr. Cassandra Mitchell)
Upward Bound provides fundamental support to participants in their preparation for college entrance. The program provides opportunities for participants to succeed in their precollege performance and ultimately in their higher education pursuits. Upward Bound serves: high school students from low-income families; and high school students from families in which neither parent holds a bachelor’s degree. The goal of Upward Bound is to increase the rate at which participants complete secondary education and enroll in and graduate from institutions of postsecondary education.