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Fall 2019: Virginian Asian Chamber of Commerce - Communications/Events/Graphic Design (Multiple Interns)

Jul 19, 2019

Posted in: Advertising internships, Internships & scholarships, Public Relations internships

Virginia Asian Chamber of Commerce – www.aabac.org - Downtown Richmond location office seeks qualified Communications major students interested in obtaining a unique hands-on professional development internship experience.

Our internship programs expose students to different facets of the real world through experiential learning that includes working on:

 

  • communications- writing-social media
  • event management
  • graphic design-illustration                                                                                                            

 

for the right student, mentoring and coaching will be a large part of the internship program.

Worksite location:   downtown richmond area at the lobby of downtown richmond suntrust bank headquarters- 919 east main st, richmond on  vcu bus line. virtual assignment also available.

Internship schedule:   8-10 hours weekly.

mentorship: we have a corporate agreement working with local companies offering mentorship to all interns.

# of positions:  2 positions- schedule: between 10 and 5 pm - monday to friday + week end hours for those interested in week ends projects. This is a  non paid internship for credit or non credit. 

Academic credit:  academic credit can be arranged for 3.00 or 4.00 credit level classes or direct study. 

Intern task description:    tasks will be customized for each student based on students major and interest: easy website maintenance (ex: word press ), marketing/social media, with light data entry, data management. Graphic design experience a plus. Both domestic and international business projects are available.

Qualifications:

1.basic writing and communications skills required. 

  1. must bring your lap top.
  2. aabac.org - email: aabac@aabac.org

learning benefits

  1. may meet with execs and government officials and elected officials 
  2. students will be referred to companies for networking near grdauation
  3. depending in experience, intern may be assigned to manage projects involving interfacing with governor’s office, virginia legislature, and or  international agencies.

 

contact:  ms. my lan tran, executive director

mobile : (804) 502-8081.   please send a resume.