Carnegie Mellon University

Careers and Internships

Mini-2 Course Will Help You Explore Career Options

Do you study something that you love but you are not quite sure how it might translate to a career path?  Are you interested in using internships as a way to explore career options?  Would you be interested in learning how Dietrich College alumni have translated their studies in the humanities and social sciences into dynamic professional paths?  In 66-202 Pathways:  Dietrich College Career Exploration Seminar, you will meet and speak with alumni from Dietrich College who have developed careers in a variety of sectors.  You will refine your professional documents and practice articulating your specific skills and talents.  You will hear a variety of narratives that illustrate career exploration and learn to articulate and practice telling your own developing professional story.  The mini will include a weekend networking event with alumni from throughout the country. 

GoEco Internship Opportunities for Humanities and Social Science Students

GoEco invites students and faculty to participate in our humanities and social science internships and volunteer projects abroad!GoEco was created by experienced volunteers for people who are eager to travel and contribute to the community, wildlife, and environment they visit. Based on years of practice and in-depth field reports, GoEco presents you with a careful selection of excellent yet affordable volunteer and ecological minded vacations.

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Ceisler Media, Fall & Spring Media Relations and Advocacy Internship

Pittsburgh, PA - Applications accepted on a rolling basis

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Research for clients
  • Digital and social media content
  • Pitching news media
  • Crafting messages for clients
  • Planning events
  • Attending meetings
  • Drafting media advisories
  • News monitoring and clips

Qualifications: 

  • Majoring in Communications, Political Science, Journalism, Marketing, Business or a related field
  • Interested in politics and what is going on in the area and across the state
  • Strong writing skills
  • Effective interpersonal and communications skills
  • Able to work 12-15 hours a week throughout the semester

If you are interested, please email Keegan Gibson the following:

  • Resume
  • Writing sample
  • Cover letter
  • Two references