Office of International Partnerships, Ca' Foscari University of Venice

Program Intern

Location: Venice, Italy
Housing: University apartment shared with two office interns
Duration: mid-June through mid-August

The Office of International Affairs at the Ca' Foscari University of Venice is tasked with supporting the process of internationalization. The office focuses on developing international partnerships and working with students who are studying abroad in Venice and with students from the University of Venice who plan to study in another country.

The intern is expected to: assist the office staff in organizing and coordinating projects with other universities in Europe; support collaboration with foreign universities and provide information to institutions interested in developing international partnerships; communicate with incoming students; organize an orientation event for incoming students; update a database on outgoing and incoming students.

Required skills: strong communication and interpersonal skills; sense of discretion; knowledge of MS Office; intermediate Level (Ital 209) or above.

This opportunity has been developed by the Italian Department at Mount Holyoke College. For information, please contact Professor Morena Svaldi (msvaldi@mtholyoke.edu).  Further information may also be found on the Italian Department "Internship Resources" webpage.

To apply, read the MHC-IIP application guidelines and apply via LyonNet by February 28, 2014 at 5 pm. All applicants MUST meet with Kirk Lange, Director of International Experiential Learning, by February 21, 2014 for a pre-application meeting. Please call the McCulloch Center at x2072 to schedule an appointment.

Alessandra Baffa, Ca'Foscari Intern in 2013, presents at LEAP.