Student Opportunities: Internships

The Office of Sustainability hires Elon students as interns for the summer and academic year. Positions are typically posted in March. Meet current interns and learn what previous interns are doing. 

Summer Internships 2017

Metrics Intern: Collects, enters and analyzes data using a GHG inventory Excel tool and drafts the FY GHG inventory report. Also assists with STARS data collection.

Projects Intern: Responsible for researching and designing engaging communication materials related to specific sustainability projects. Projects vary year to year.

Academic Year Internships 2017-2018

Communications Intern: Develops and implements outreach (social media, digital signs, infographics, etc.) designed to increase awareness of sustainability practices, encourage their implementation and increase awareness of campus sustainability initiatives and accomplishments.

Sustainability Intern: Manages 9 student peer educators as the student coordinator for the Eco-Reps program. Eco-Reps primarily promote sustainability and environmentally responsible behaviors in residential neighborhoods.

Sustainability Project Database: Recruits, enters, reviews and organizes submissions to the Student Sustainability Project Database.


Summer 2017 Interns

Emily Morin, Sustainability Projects Intern

Class of 2018

Hometown: Essex, Vermont

Major/Minors: Communications Design/Digital Art

Fun Fact: I studied abroad in Greece this past winter term!

Favorite Sustainable Living Tip: Bring your own grocery bags when you go shopping and if you forget them, ask for paper or tell them you don’t need a bag if it’s a small purchase. I love shopping at Aldi because you have to bring your own bags or else you’ll have to pay for them!


Academic Year 2017-2018 Interns

Coming Soon!

Past Interns: Wisdom & where they are now