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Internship opportunities for Summer and Fall 2019

March 06, 2019

Internship opportunities for Summer and Fall 2019

SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE PROJECT; Summer 2019 Internship

Position Level: GVSU Anthropology Intern in “Food Culture”
Compensation: Unpaid Internship
Sustainable Agriculture Project Description The GVSU Sustainable Agriculture Project (SAP) is a collaboration between students, faculty, and staff to experience sustainable agriculture on the Allendale Campus. The project began with a group of students in 2008 and has expanded over the years to include a variety of different initiatives. We are passionate about contributing to sustainable food systems while building upon our organic farming practices.

STREET OUTREACH INTERN WITH COMMUNITY ACTION HOUSE; Summer and Fall 2019 Internships

Position: Street Outreach Intern
Compensation: Unpaid Internship
Do you have an interest non-profit organizations? Housing insecurity and homelessness? Social justice? Community Action House is partnering with GVSU Anthropology to offer an ethnographic internship opportunity focused on street outreach to homeless populations in Holland, Michigan.

THE FULTON STREET FARMERS MARKET ; Summer 2019 Internship

Postition: GVSU Anthropology Intern
Compensation: Unpaid Intern
Reporting Structure: Reports to the Fulton Street Farmers Market Manager
MARKET DESCRIPTION
Established in 1922, the Fulton Street Farmers Market (FSFM) offers locally-grown fruits and vegetables, meats, eggs, plants, and handmade arts and crafts. FSFM is open three days a week, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 8AM to 2PM during the Main Market Season; May until end of October. In addition, FSFM host a Second Season Market, Saturdays, November through April from 10AM-1PM. The Market is located in the Midtown Neighborhood and is operated by the Fulton Street Farmers Market Inc. FSFM is a registered 501(c)(3) Non-Profit organization. The City of Grand Rapids Parks and Recreation Department provides this venue as a service to the residents of Grand Rapids.

BETHANY REFUGEE AND IMMIGRANT SERVICES; Summer and Fall 2019 Internships

GVSU Anthropology Interns at Bethany
In the past, GVSU Anthropology interns have worked with Bethany to help meet clients’ needs. This has included work in cultural orientation, where a student is matched with a specific refugee adult or family to provide individualized assistance on a weekly basis. This has included helping clients with transportation and helping them to understand U.S. laws and cultural norms. Students help remove barriers for the individual/family so that they can better receive services at Bethany.

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