Capitalize on an Internship in Washington, D.C.


You don’t need to be involved in politics to spend time in the nation’s capital. Learn how to secure an internship in Washington, D.C., by attending an information session on The Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars, hosted by the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences.

Information Session on The Washington Center

Friday, September 26, 2014
1:00 p.m.
Carl DeSantis Building | Room 3050

Each year, The Washington Center offers a variety of internships in and around the capital. Students work about four days a week at a governmental, for-profit, nonprofit, or international organization assigned to them based on interests and fields of study. The positions cover a range of subjects, such as advocacy, service, the arts, international affairs, law and criminal justice, media and communication, science, political leadership, and policy.

Participating organizations and companies include the American Psychological Association, American Red Cross, Amnesty International, Chemical Manufacturers Association, CNN, Peace Corps, United States Congress, U.S. Department of State, U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, the White House, and the World Bank, among others.

This is an opportunity to gain valuable, real-world experience in Washington, D.C. Internships enable students to work and meet with professionals while building a network of contacts. A successfully completed internship may also lead to a full-time job upon graduation from NSU.

Click here to read about one student’s internship experience with The Washington Center, which contributed to her landing a full time position at the U.S. Department of the Interior.

For more information about The Washington Center information session, contact Kirk Berner at (954) 262-7918 or



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