Spring 2018 Internship Expo

Tuesday, February 27 
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Humanities Lecture Hall 

We have asked the employers to do the hard part! Hear one-minute pitches from 18 local organizations who are looking to hire interns. After the pitches, you'll have the chance to chat with hiring managers from the organizations that most interest you. 

More than 30 available internships! For all students, all majors. Casual attire. 

Who's coming to pitch? 

OMH Solutions- This organization specializes in environmental workplace wellness. Internship to help with their marketing efforts, as well as site assessments. ​ Majors: Psychology, Management, Health and Wellness Promotion, Environmental Studies, ​Mass Communication, New Media (1-2 positions)

Asheville FM - Community Radio station, for Asheville metro. Seeking interns for journalism department and to help with the redesign of their broadcast/production studios.  Majors: Music Technology, Mass Communication, Engineering, New Media ​ (2+ internships) 

Bounty and Soul - This organization runs 7-10 community food distribution sessions per week at a variety of community organizations. These sessions include preparation and nutritional advice as well as access to other community resources (healthcare etc.) Internships include marketing/outreach, and Operations. Majors: Health and Wellness Promotion, Management, Psychology, Sociology, Mass Communication, New Media, Political Science, Languages, WGSS​ (2+ internships) 

VistaNet Communications - This is a small firm that works with businesses to update their phone systems, and provides VOIP services.  Seeking communications/marketing interns Majors: Mass Communication, New Media, Management/marketing, others. (1 internship) 

The Collider- Internships in their co-working space to help build their membership, and work on video projects. They will also be representing their tenants and those internship needs as well.​Majors: Management/Marketing, Mass Communication, New Media, Atmospheric Science, Computer Science, Physics, Environmental Studies  (2 + positions) 

Social Construct Films - Local film production company seeking film crew interns. Majors: Mass Communication, New Media, Languages, others. (2 internships) 

Appalachian Sustainable Agriculture Project - Sustainable agriculture non profit seeks interns across their operation including marketing, operations, farm outreach, photography etc. Majors: All (7 internships)

Northwestern Mutual - Internship training program for students who are close to graduation and are interested in learning about insurance/sales. (multiple internships)

YMCA of Western North Carolina-Internships across their organization including healthy eating initiatives and their centers for wellness. Majors: Heath and Wellness Promotion, Management/Marketing, Education (or interest in working with kids) (3+ positions)

Burban - Local app that connects foodies and locations offering specials. Seeking marketing and research interns. (2 internships)

UNCA NEMAC - National Environmental Modeling Center seeking operations interns. Majors:  Atmospheric Science, Computer Science, Chemistry, Physics, Management, Environmental Studies, others. (2 interns)

Sanesco - Healthcare company that offers patient specific recommendations on lifestyle and supplementation, seeking clinical and technical writing interns. Majors: Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Enviornmental Studies, languages, humanities (1 internship)

Children First Communities in Schools - Children First/Communities In Schools (CIS) is a local non-profit committed to advocating and empowering children and families living in poverty. Seeking Family & Community Support Specialist Majors:  All, However, Sociology, Anthropology, Languages may be better fits (1 internship)

AVL Today - Local publication for "Everything Asheville" seeking publication/content interns. Majors: Mass communication, Literature, New Media, English, Languages, Humanities (1 internship) 

Mountain Laurel Digital - Local marketing firm, started by a UNC Asheville alum. Looking for marketing assistant internship. (1 intern) Majors: Management/marketing, New Media, Mass Communication, Literature/English, Languages, Art 

Hatch AVL - Incubation space for local Asheville Startups. Looking for Logistics/Event Planning and Social Media Intern. (2 internships) Majors: Management/Marketing, Mass Communication, New Media, Art, others.

Democracy NC - Local social activism organization that focuses on connecting voters and the democratic process. (multiple internships) Majors: Political Science, Sociology/Anthropology, Languages, WGSS, Art, Literature/English, HWP, Management/Marketing, Environmental Studies, Psychology, Economics, History, Philosophy, Classics,

Open Path Psychotherapy Collective - This organization connects people from socio-economically disadvantaged populations with psychotherapists and counselors who have reduced fee structure for those clients. Looking for interns to help with scheduling, marketing, outreach to therapy community etc. (multiple internships)  Majors:  Psychology, Sociology/Anthropology, History, Economics, Managment, Political Science, Education, Languages, Literature/English, Religious Studies, WGSS, Classics