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Global Education Internship

By May 14, 2023No Comments

Global Education Internship

Internship Title:  Global Education Intern


Interns work with the department to enlighten learners of all ages about global events, cultural competency/sensitivity, refugee health, and how Western New York serves as a diverse hub in the U.S.

Hours:  8 – 10 hours per week / a minimum of 4-hour blocks

Duration:  A minimum of one full semester

Supervisor(s):  Director of International Exchanges and Education

Skill Requirements:

  • Knowledge and/or experience with diverse cultures and/or willingness to learn cultural customs
  • Ability to work both independently and with a team
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, interpersonal skills and organizational skills.
  • Access to reliable transportation
  • Research skills, and familiarity with Microsoft Suite (Office, PowerPoint, Outlook, Excel)

General Responsibilities: 

  • Assist with developing meaningful global education programs for children by providing support with events that are conducted in schools, summer camps and after school programs
  • Assist reviewing evaluation materials for cultural competency training and help in researching activities for the trainings
  • Draft trivia questions for World Trivia Competitions
  • Assist with preparing for Education programs such as Model UN, Global Kids, etc.,
  • Assist in researching and drafting proposals for the International Visitor Leadership Program and preparing materials for selected programs
  • Maintain direct communication with supervisor
  • Complete other duties as assigned

Application Requirements: