Thursday, March 6, 2014

Flagship Program Seeks Student Interns - Apply by 3/16

The Chinese Flagship Program seeks Flagship Student Interns (paid positions) to help with the following from March 23 - May 31, 2014 for up to 20 hours per week:

  • Develop a public awareness campaign to promote the value of bilingualism and biliteracy in Rhode Island and to help develop a grassroots advocacy campaign for the implementation of the recommendations of the Rhode Island Roadmap to Language Excellence.  
  • Perform office tasks as needed, including data entry, communication with prospective students, and coordination of visits and other program-related activities.

Required Skills:
  • Keen attention to detail and organizational skills
  • Creativity, flexibility, and technical ability
  • Strong work ethic and interpersonal skills

How to Apply:
  • Submit a resume and a letter of intent detailing your reasons for applying, qualifications for this position, and ideas for the public awareness campaign via email to Erin Papa, Assistant Director, at with the subject heading “Student Intern Application” by 4 PM on Sunday, March 16.

  • Applications will be reviewed and candidates contacted for interviews on March 17.
  • Interviews will be conducted on March 18 and 19.
  • Applicants will be notified on March 20 and will be expected to start working on Monday, March 24.