Student Activities and Involvement Leadership Experience

The Student Activities and Involvement Leadership Experience program or SAILE is a 6-week selective leadership series for current student leaders at the University of Florida. Participants will be challenged to enhance their current positional leadership style and grow in their identity as a leader on campus.

Participants in SAILE will:

  • Maximize current leadership style
  • Gain strategies for effective delegation
  • Examine the dynamic between leader and follower
  • Increase facilitation of group dynamics
  • Aid in organizational sustainability
  • Help organizations solve complex challenges

Sessions are led by faculty, staff, and community facilitators with a strong emphasis on dialogue, interaction between participants, activities, and reflection.

Applications are currently open. Apply by October 4th. http://bit.ly/SAILE  Any questions please reach out to Patrick Reeves preeves@ufsa.ufl.edu

 

 

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Harn Museum of Art Spring 2020 Internships

Have you ever wondered what is like to work in an art museum? Harn internships are offered with the goal of providing professional experience, growth opportunities and guidance from museum professionals. Interns have gone on to careers ranging from marketing to retail management at institutions such as the Guggenheim, Christie’s Auction House, and LACMA.

Spring internships are available in Museum Rentals Event, Retail Management, Development and more! Deadline for applications is October 15, 2019.  Interested candidates can find instructions, applications and project descriptions at www.harn.ufl.edu/intern. Questions? Contact Paige Willis, Education Program Assistant, at 352.294.7062 or pwillis@harn.ufl.edu.

 

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SCORE needs Volunteers for Marketing, Media Relations and more

SCORE, a nationwide non-profit whose mission is to foster vibrant small business communities through mentoring and education, needs your help. We are looking for about 10 volunteers to help with marketing, media relations, fundraising, technology, and workshop execution. If you’ve got a few extra hours per month to help your local community, we need you. Volunteering for SCORE looks great on your resume, and we can even help you launch your own business ideas!

For more information, check out https://www.score.org/volunteer, or email jeff.greenspan@scorevolunteer.org

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UF Leadership Minor applications due next week!

Fall applications for the UF Leadership Minor are due next Wednesday, September 25, 2019!

The UF Leadership Minor is a selective university-wide minor that give students the opportunity to develop their leadership capacity.

Click on the “apply now” button below or click here to apply today! Applications will be reviewed after September 25, and students will be notified of status of acceptance and further instructions for adding the minor at that time. The next opportunity to apply after this will be late February 2020.

Students in the Leadership Minor (15 credits) will develop fundamental skills, capacities, and knowledge necessary to assume leadership, supervisory, or management positions in public, private, and non-profits organizations. Because the minor is interdisciplinary, it draws on the expertise of faculty and staff in colleges across the campus including Agricultural and Life Sciences, Business Administration, Health and Human Performance, Journalism and Communications, Psychology, and Liberal Arts and Sciences.

Coursework Requirements

  • AEC3414 Leadership Development    (3 credits)
  • 2 Leadership Electives                        (6 credits)
  • 1 Communications Course                  (3 credits)
  • 1 Ethics Course                                   (3 credits)

For a full list of courses please click here.

Academic Requirements

  • Cumulative grade point average of 3.0
  • The minor is open to all University of Florida students
  • Students must earn a B or higher in AEC 3414: Leadership Development
  • Before applying to the minor students must complete 40 credit hours and the minor must be added before a student completes 90 credit hours
  • To learn more about the leadership minor please click here.

Application Due Date

Fall applications due: Wednesday, September 25, 2019 

 

APPLY NOW

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Assembly for Action Grant

Are you interested in developing yourself into a better person and a better applicant for future jobs and grad school? Assembly for Action gives you the chance to win a $2,000 grant to work with a nonprofit in Gainesville to better both yourself and the nonprofit.

Assembly for Action is a four-day conference to teach students more about nonprofit and personal development. We educate and enable students to make a difference in the community through seminars on subjects including community development, non-profit leadership, entrepreneurship, the ethics of volunteerism, public speaking, and grant writing. If you are chosen as an Action Scholar, then you will work with a nonprofit and your peers to write a grant proposal to implement your project at the nonprofit. Winning grant proposals will be awarded $2,000 to make your proposal a reality.

If you are interested in getting involved in this award-winning program, visit assemblyforaction.org/take-action or come to our information session in Pugh Hall on September 27 from 6 to 8 pm.

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Pre-Legal Honor Society Meeting

Pre-Legal Honor Society’s purpose is to orient undergraduate students with the legal profession and law school. We hope to achieve this through meetings in which we will hear speakers from the legal community, engage in community service projects, disseminate internship information, learn about law schools and engage in other pre-law activities. Our goal is to unite pre-law students in an organization that will benefit its members by providing the contacts, and information necessary to facilitate the application process to law school.

All PLHS members in good standing qualify for a $500 discount to a TestMasters live LSAT prep course. Come to one of our meetings to ask us about this.

Come out to our first meeting on Monday, Sept. 16th!

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Internship with aha Pure Foods

About aha Pure Foods:

When doctors diagnosed our founder, Wayne Garland, with a terminal cancer diagnosis, he traveled to Asia with the hopes of healing himself naturally. After conducting nearly thirty years of naturopathic research, Wayne teamed up with American chef Alfie Crescentini to integrate the world’s most powerful medicinal herbs, spices and vegetables into the Standard American Diet.  This was accomplished through natural and delicious soup blends packed with vital nutrients, antioxidants, probiotics, and fiber. Together, they launched aha Pure Foods with the philosophy “food is medicine”.

 

Job Description:

  • Prepare creative content through the use of photography, videography, writing, and editing
  • Collaborate with team members on weekly projects
  • Perform research on competition and analyze trends
  • Design and present new social media campaign ideas
  • Monitor social media platforms, including Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, and LinkedIn
  • Manage social media channels
  • Assist in weekly samplings at Lucky’s Market and other community events
  • Help prepare and package soups at our kitchen

 

This is an unpaid position with the opportunity for growth, experience, and course credit.  The time commitment is 10-15 hours per week.

 

To apply, please fill out the form below…

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScPoQH8DKhkeJcqB5bGoQ0jn638pCXoAQRB7dFew6iO5pRuKw/viewform

 

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us at hello@ahapurefoods.com. Applications via email will not be accepted.

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FLA Fall Meet and Greet

 

Are you a rising sophomore in the business school? If so, are you looking to grow personally and professionally?

Business Gators, come on out to our upcoming recruitment event: The FLA Fall Meet and Greet on Tuesday, September 17th in Heavener 160 from 6:00 to 8:00pm!

The Florida Leadership Academy develops future leaders and polished professionals by providing opportunities for personal growth and networking. The FLA Fall Meet and Greet is a great opportunity to meet current FLA members and learn more about the program!

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Dart Deliveries Social Media Intern NEEDED

Social Media Internship Description

Forward-thinking, fast paced company looking to hire an intern with strong knowledge and understanding of the digital media landscape, including various social media platforms. Company is currently designing our website and will soon launch a social media campaign.

The intern hired for this position will need strong critical thinking skills in order to integrate into our vibrant and passionate team, who are very excited to share this launch with an intern hoping to gain extensive online experience.

Responsibilities

  • Contribute to website redesign project
  • Monitor and post on blogs, forums, and social networks
  • Assist with online outreach and promotion using Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Twitter, and more
  • Optimize website and social media
  • Perform keyword analysis
  • Perform cost/benefit analysis

Requirements

  • Marketing/Business or Language major
  • At least 3 years experience with Internet and social media platforms
  • Solid understanding of youth markets
  • Energetic and creative
  • Hard-working and team-oriented

Benefits for all positions available

  • Practical experience with website launch and social media campaigns
  • Shadowing, mentoring, and training opportunities with experienced, knowledgeable professionals
  • Opportunity to participate in networking events and company meetings
  • Flexible schedule for students
  • We don’t have a bunch of money but we’ll get you pizza sometimes!

 

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Dart Deliveries Marketing Intern NEEDED

Dart Deliveries, Inc

3601 SW 2nd Ave. Ste. O, Gainesville, FL 32607

772-380-7142

contact@dartdeliveries.com

dartdeliveries.com

Marketing Internship Description

Dart Deliveries is looking for a qualified intern to join our marketing/advertising team. Our marketing seeks an intern who can participate in various stages of print and online marketing campaigns.

This intern should be prepared to work in a fast-paced team environment and will finish the internship having gained broad experience in various aspects of marketing.

Responsibilities

  • Assist in the creation of signage, mock ups, email campaigns, online promotion, etc.
  • Assist in the distribution or delivery of marketing materials
  • Assist with the preparation and delivery of training materials
  • Perform analysis of marketing and sales data
  • Seek and analyze competitor marketing and sales materials both on and offline
  • Prepare presentations
  • Open and sort mail
  • Enter contact information into contact management systems
  • Provide support to social media efforts
  • Monitor social media for trending topics to utilize on social media channels
  • Maintain tracking report of public relations activity

Requirements

  • Undergraduate student majoring in Sales, Marketing, or Advertising
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Extensive knowledge of social media
  • Driven and hard-working
  • Ability to take direction and multi-task
  • PowerPoint, Word and Excel experience a plus
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