Steps to Getting an Internship

Decide the time frame for your internship
School Year
Summer
How many internships do you need for your major?
Research Industries
Self-Assessment
Placement conference with Career Services or Internship Director
Resume | Cover Letter
LinkedIn | Networks
Devote some time to Search Engines
Develop Your List
Customize Letters
Send materials out (resume, cover letter, portfolio)
Create Excel Tracking Sheet
Follow-Up (3-4 times)
Prepare for interviews: Face-to-face and virtual (Skype & Phone)
Research On-Line Tips
Mock Interview
Interviewing
Dress for success
Thank you notes
Follow-up Process
3-4 times by phone or e-mail
Use network/references
Getting the Offer
Work out details
Rejoice and Prepare!

Faculty Profile

Tessa LeRoux, Ph.DProfessor of Sociology; Director of Nancy Lawson Donahue ’49 Institute for Values and Public Life; Book Review Editor for Journal of Family Theory and ReviewTessa Leroux's main scholarly work is in the field of gender and family studies. She has published articles in the area of gender role socialization, teenage pregnancy and single parenthood, domestic work and migration, and family ideology.  

News Highlight

Lasell Alum Honored with National Educator Award  Friday, October 10, 2014Medford, Mass. fifth grade teacher and Lasell undergraduate alum Anthony Petrelis ’05 has been honored as the only educator in Massachusetts to receive the 2014 national Milken Educator Award.

Featured Event

Colored Girls Hustle  Wednesday, October 29, 2014Yamawaki Auditorium