These offices at CWRU and databases provide information about practicums and finding practicums. The staff at these offices encourage you to schedule advising appointments with them, and they recommend the following web sites.
- Office of Education Abroad (internships, volunteer work, research)
Foreign Opportunities: Select summer under the “term” drop down box; intern/co-op, research, volunteer/service learning under “courses offered”.
- Center for Civic Engagement and Learning (CCEL) (internships, volunteer work)
Elizabeth Banks, Director
Foreign Opportunities: See the International Opportunities section for undergraduate summer program opportunities.
Additional Foreign Opportunities: Type in the country of interest into the search bar.
World Teach: Select summer programs and check eligibility requirements
Amigos de las Americas: Latin America only
Foreign Volunteering Advice: See the Volunteering Abroad section.
- Career Center (internships)
Brian Matthews, Assistant Director for Experiential Learning
Foreign Opportunities: Create an account and then use the search engines in GoinGlobal, Vault, and Handshake.
Engineering Co-op Program (paid employment)Foreign employment can count toward the CWRU Engineering Co-op Program. Students find the position and register through the Co-op Program.
Student may also find helpful the advice and lists of organizations in the book Careers in International Affairs (2014, ed. Cressey, et al.). It is available electronically through the university library catalog.