We are providing several sample projects, based on those completed last summer. Once you register to host interns (click here), you can use these as a template, or use our checklist to customize your own internship opportunity.

Design and Web Development

Sample Project: 

Develop basic website and flyer for non-profit organization

Skills Utilized: 

Technical Skills Utilized

  • Understanding of project objectives and target audience
  • Illustrator: Typography and logo design
  • InDesign: Posters, flyers, brochures
  • Create basic sites using WordPress
  • Basic graphic design (color theory, layout) Logo design
  • Illustrator: Typography and logo design

 

Organizational and Interpersonal Skills Required:

  • Support the team by listening, and speaking and writing clearly
  • Interact with a wide variety of people, and recognize stakeholders and authority structures
  • Take ownership of projects where possible, while asking for help where needed

 

Including the general interpersonal and organizational skills that your company values most will be helpful in matching students to your site. Students are screened for these types of skills; giving students a chance to develop them further is a core goal of the program.