FRE 3440 Section 13D4 Commercial French — Fall 2014

FRE 3440 Section 13D4 COMMERCIAL FRENCH – Fall 2014

M W F 5th period Pre-req: FRE2221 (intermediate French 2)

The course teaches practical language skills necessary for everyday business interactions and to search for a job overseas. Students will learn to write a CV, a job search cover letter, and business correspondence. You will practice carrying out typical business interactions and everyday conversations. The class will also prepare you to take the Diplôme du Français Professionnel (Affaires B2) exam, an exam developed and graded by the Paris-Ile-de-France Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

For more information, please see the attached flyer: FRE 3340-flyer

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Gator Ticket Office Internship

The Gator Ticket Office is looking for part time interns for the fall semester. They are hiring both undergraduate and graduate students, and normally students average between 10-20 hours a week. Minimum qualifications include a High School diploma, the ability to work a non-standard work week, and previous experience in cash handling. To apply for this position, go to


For more information, please see the attached flyer: Customer Service Rep

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University House seeks Applicants for Maverick Program

University House, the leader in student apartment communities, has created a unique scholarship opportunity for qualified, enthusiastic students who are selected to become a University House Maverick. The “Maverick” program was developed as a community assistant position for our off-campus student housing locations. A “Maverick” serves as the “go-to-person” for the community, plans resident activities, and assists with leasing office management working 10-16 hours per week. Students will gain experience in Real Estate, Hospitality, Customer Service, Marketing and Business Management. Selected candidates will receive a free room for one year at University House Community, as well as, a monthly stipend. Visit to see if you qualify. Deadline for applications is April 16th at 5pm. You can e-mail your application to or drop it by the University House office.

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Projects for Haiti Seeking Interns

Projects for Haiti, Inc. is a rapidly growing non-profit organization located here in Gainesville. We have had the privilege to start providing students with internship opportunities that would allow those pursuing degrees in your department to gain hands-on experience. We would appreciate if this information could be distributed on the Economics listserv:

Projects for Haiti, Inc., a local 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, is accepting resumes for our internship program for the Summer A semester from students with relevant past experience and education. Internship positions are available in our Accounting, Marketing and Communications, Networking, Productions, Development, and Program Coordinating departments. The following document provides detailed information about each department’s intern responsibilities:

Resumes and questions can be e-mailed to We are accepting applications until April 27th.

For more information about Projects for Haiti, Inc. please “like” our Facebook page or visit

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Naylor Job Opportunities

Naylor is the North American leading provider of print and online media solutions and event management exclusively serving professional and trade associations. We currently have multiple opportunities available in our Gainesville, FL office. If you are interested in joining a great team in a professional and fun environment, we invite you to apply for this rewarding opportunity. Please visit our website,, for more information and to apply. Please contact Brooke at if you have specific questions.

Marketing Account Specialist: We are looking for an organized and highly motivated Marketing Account Specialist to join our growing team of professionals. In this position you will act as the Marketing Department’s contact person and liaison with both current and potential association clients. The position is primarily focused on enhancing ad revenue growth and audience development through, among other things, the promotion of publications, online projects and events within any number of given industries.

Financial Analyst: The Financial Analyst will work with the CFO and executive team to analyze data, costs, and profitability to forecast the company’s financial direction, including areas of risk and opportunity.

Marketing Assistant: This is an administrative support position primarily responsibility for providing support for media kits/other communications activities and database support for the Marketing department. Primary responsibilities include updating and maintaining media kits, assisting with miscellaneous 24-hour requests and organizing and formatting database lists, data input distribution of sales leads, and general administrative support. The successful candidate will have a strong attention to detail, be able to work independently while adhering to moving deadlines and feel comfortable communicating progress and needs to colleagues and members of management.

Account Specialist, AMD Group: This position serves as the Association Marketing & Design (AMD) Group contact person and liaison with current and potential association clients. The main goal of this position is to develop and execute marketing and promotions campaigns for AMD Group’s client base. The primary focus is on trade show and event marketing, with a secondary focus on membership retention and development. This position also provides support for Naylor corporate marketing through production of marketing collateral and involvement in content marketing initiatives.

Advertising Sales Representative: As an advertising sales representative, you will sell advertising on assigned projects (print, online or other) and are responsible for meeting and exceeding assigned sales targets on each project. You will be responsible for a sales goal on several projects simultaneously and have the opportunity to work independently toward personal goals while being part of a team. This is a high activity inside sales position that offers an uncapped, industry-leading commission structure AND a two year guaranteed wage plan.

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Bright House Networks College Internship

The goal of the Bright House Networks College intern program is to provide current students with real-life business experience, while giving them the opportunity to learn about our industry.  Bright House Networks provides a setting that will broaden an entry level candidate’s professional experiences while promoting self-confidence, accomplishment, and career development.

Internships will last 10 weeks, May 27, 2014 – August 1, 2014

For more information, please visit website posted.

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DC Gators Club Scholarship for UF Students

Now accepting scholarship applications from all Gators interning in the DC metro area (DC, Northern Virginia, Maryland)!

The DC Gator Club will be awarding two (2) scholarships in the amount of $2,000 each to University of Florida students with internships in the DC area in the 2014 summer term. A $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to Fall / Spring interns. Scholarships will be awarded to students who demonstrate exceptional academic achievement as well as professional promise and a commitment to Gator Nation. Consideration will be given for the additional financial burden on those who have unpaid internships, but all Gator interns are encouraged to apply. The applicant’s online application, resume and unofficial transcript must be submitted by the application deadline, APRIL 30, 2014.

APPLY HEREor at,“Scholarships”

Results of the scholarship application will be announced on May 23, 2014. Scholarship winners may be asked to send official transcripts before awards are granted.  Feel free to contact Lucy Fort or Sharyn  Aufenanger at with questions.

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Young Entrepreneurs for Leadership & Sustainability: Summer Program

The University of Florida is pleased to announce our 8th Annual Pre-College Summer Program for High School Students: Young Entrepreneurs for Leadership & Sustainability: Summer Program (aka YELS). This program is sponsored by UF’s Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation, in partnership with the Warrington College of Business Administration, UF’s Center for Precollegiate Education & Training, UF’s Office of Sustainability, UF’s Center for Leadership & Service, the Innovation Academy at UF, and the UF Office of Youth Conference Services.

This program is for motivated, college-bound rising juniors and seniors who are interested in Entrepreneurship, Social Entrepreneurship, Leadership, and Sustainability. From June 22nd through July 25th program participants will take two college-level courses at UF:  ENT4934 – Exploring Entrepreneurship & SYG2010 – Social Problems & Solutions. Participants will also complete 75 hours of community service (meeting the requirement for Bright Futures Scholarships). Students will participate in evening and weekend programming including a Speaker Series, mentor partnerships with Entrepreneurs and Nonprofit Leaders, field trips, visits with National Championship Gator Athletes, and other exciting events and activities. The program will culminate with an awards celebration on the final afternoon, recognizing the students for their leadership and entrepreneurial spirit.

We are in need of UF Students/recent Grads to work in the following positions: Program Leaders (2), Campus Life Leaders (aka “RAs”: 1 guy, 1 girl), Activities Leaders (2-4), Teaching Assistants (2), and Volunteers/Interns.

If you’re interested working with us this Summer (and possibly beginning in late Spring or Summer A with planning), see:
Applications are due Friday, 3/28, late applications will be accepted, but we will begin filling positions the first week of April.

This summer, change the world, with YELS. 
More information about the program is on our website at:

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Walgreens Community Management Internship

Walgreens is seeking INTERNS for Orlando, Daytona and Melbourne.  This Community Management Internship will train you about the intricacies of being at the forefront of management in a community.  Walgreens is seeking students who have graduation dates of December 2014 or May 2015 that can live in any of these three cities for 10 weeks this summer.  You will be guaranteed excellent training in a quick paced business environment.  Many of these interns are offered exciting and lucrative careers after completion.  Do not hesitate as interviews will occur soon.  This program is terrific!

Email your resume to Mr. Scott Ellis at to be considered for an interview.

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