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Internship Posting: Get Out the Vote Intern- Minneapolis Municipal Election

Get Out the Vote Intern: Minneapolis Municipal Election

Position Purpose: Are you passionate about creating lasting change in your community? This position will allow you to use your passion to increase student voter turnout and build up the power of student voices in Minneapolis. Help us bring the student voice to the forefront of the political debate in the upcoming municipal election. Together we can prove that students vote and will hold their elected officials accountable.

The Get out the Vote (GOTV) intern will support GOTV efforts at Minneapolis Community & Technical College. They will work to engage volunteers in pledge drives, community outreach, and voter registration initiatives. They will work closely with the Minnesota State College Student Association staff to engage students and community members in the GOTV campaign.

The Minnesota State College Student Association (MSCSA), an organization representing the 180,000 students attending Minnesota’s community and technical colleges, is launching a statewide GOTV effort to empower a generation that is often overlooked in the government. This GOTV effort has the power to energize an extremely diverse coalition from Minneapolis that will be ready to make an impact on the state’s public policy conversation over the next decade.

This internship is designed for individuals that are interested in learning more about how to create positive change in communities. It requires the ability to work independently and the motivation to try new tactics. The position consists of hands-on experience and will provide a valuable leadership opportunity.

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Internship Posting: Get Out the Vote Intern- St. Paul Municipal Election

Get Out the Vote Intern: St. Paul Municipal Election

Position Purpose: Are you passionate about creating lasting change in your community? This position will allow you to use your passion to increase student voter turnout and build up the power of student voices in St. Paul. Help us bring the student voice to the forefront of the political debate in the upcoming municipal election. Together we can prove that students vote and will hold their elected officials accountable.

The Get out the Vote (GOTV) intern will support GOTV efforts at Saint Paul College. They will work to engage volunteers in pledge drives, community outreach, and voter registration initiatives. They will work closely with the Minnesota State College Student Association staff to engage students and community members in the GOTV campaign.

The Minnesota State College Student Association (MSCSA), an organization representing the 180,000 students attending Minnesota’s community and technical colleges, is launching a statewide GOTV effort to empower a generation that is often overlooked in the government. This GOTV effort has the power to energize an extremely diverse coalition from Minneapolis that will be ready to make an impact on the state’s public policy conversation over the next decade.

This internship is designed for individuals that are interested in learning more about how to create positive change in communities. It requires the ability to work independently and the motivation to try new tactics. The position consists of hands-on experience and will provide a valuable leadership opportunity.

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Internship Posting: Open Education Resources Intern

Get Out the Vote Intern: Minneapolis Municipal Election

Position Purpose: Are you tired of paying $250 for a textbook that you use a chapter or two out of? So are thousands of students at Minnesota Community & Technical Colleges.  This position will allow you to use your skills to research, create materials, and have key conversations to advance the use of Open Educational Resources (OERs) and online textbooks. Open Education Resources are often free to low cost, and have the potential to save students thousands of dollars. In fact, one faculty member at a Minnesota college saved students in his classes (in one semester) over $66,000 by switching to an open resource textbook. Your work in this position can make a huge impact in students’ lives & pocket books.

The Minnesota State College Student Association (MSCSA), an organization representing the 150,000 students attending Minnesota’s community and technical colleges, is launching a statewide effort to expand the use of Open Educational Resources.

This internship is designed for individuals that are interested in learning more about how to implement change from the ground up, conduct effective research, and have effective one on one meetings. It requires the ability to work independently and the motivation to try new tactics. The position consists of hands-on experience and will provide a valuable leadership opportunity.

 

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