The department values internships and other types of experiential learning. Juniors and seniors may receive academic credit for internships if these are conducted in conjunction with a student’s enrollment in PSC 450 – Political Science Internship. Dr. Tony Affigne is the department’s internship coordinator, and oversees the College’s participation in the Rhode Island State House Internship Program. Interested students should consult with their academic advisor or with Dr. Affigne at least one semester prior to any proposed internship.
Newport Harbor Group: Small Providence-based communications and public policy firm that serves public, private, and non-profit clients is looking to fill one to two internship positions. Responsibilities include: content creation, social media and digital communications, general media relations research and analysis and office support. The position will be supervised by the Managing Director.
NHG Winter 2020 Internship Description