Summer Intern Placement
Education Office of Non-public Education—a liaison to the private school community
in the U.S. Intern will be involved in activities like researching
a topic of importance to private schools, assisting with planning
our annual conference, crafting responses to letters, attending
Nicola McComb (class of 2001)
Niamh McCourt (Class of 2000)
national public opinion polling firm for a variety of clients from
labor unions to NBC news. The office is so dynamic, there is
always something to do. We offer interns an inside view of survey
research, especially as it pertains to American political
campaigns and public and media relations.
Alan Patrick O’Sullivan (class of 2001)
Colin Riordan (Class of 2000)
National Council on
the Aging—a private, non-profit organization, which serves
as a resource for information, training, technical assistance,
advocacy, and leadership in all aspects of aging.
||Montgomery County Business Roundtable—developed
with the primary goal of creating a new model of educational
excellence for all students.
Environmental Protection Agency—our part of EPA surveys nearly 20,000 companies that
generate, treat or transport hazardous waste. An intern would be
assigned to a specific report or publication and might be asked to
help research new desktop analytical software. Interns are
encouraged to "shadow" senior staff.
Christopher Johnston Class of
Sabrina McCarron (Class of 2000)
from New York state and former First Lady.
Brian Koelmeyer (class of 2001)
Rep. Jack Quinn—Rep.
the 30th district of New York. We provide constituent
services as related to federal services. Interns attend committee
hearings, brief staff members, conduct tours of the capitol,
provide general clerical assistance. Intern needs good time
management a good sense of humor!
Elaine Dunne (class of 2001)
U.S. Conference of Mayors—The United States Conference of Mayors is the official
nonpartisan organization of cities with populations of 30,000 or
more. There are about 1,100 such cities in the country today. Each
city is represented in the Conference by its chief elected
official, the mayor. Intern will be involved in a variety of
issues and projects.
Andrea Erskine (class of 2001)
Peter King—a member of
the House of Representatives from NY in his 5th term.
Interns are exposed to a number of great experiences! They can
attend hearings, press conferences, see congress in action.
Interns in writing letters to constituents, attend hearings,
assist with filing, etc.
Jonathan Small (class of 2001)
Fox (Class of 2000)
International Finance Corp. IFC—the private sector investment arm of the World Bank,
promoting private sector investment in developing countries.
Intern would assist in preparation of annual report. He/she will
learn about our investment activities throughout the world and
gain exposure to the political issues.
Alastair Sinclair (class of 2001)
Paddy Graham (Class of 2000)
Rep. Joe Crowley—Representative from New York. Interns attend hearings,
research, attend briefings, write constituent mail and general
office assistance. Need great interpersonal skills.
Mary Morgan (class of 2001)
Emer Currie (Class of 2000)
Veterans of America Foundation Communications Dept.—Focus on public education. Our mission is to
spread info about landmines and their destruction. Intern would
assist spokesperson in gathering info, create fact sheets, handle
media inquiries. Enthusiasm, belief in human rights.
Sarah Therese Quinlan (class of 2001)
||Battelle—a non-profit research company that also operates 4 labs
for the Dept. of Energy. Intern will work in External Relations
office and will attend and write reports on Congressional
hearings, press briefings, etc. Interns are treated as full
members of our staff.
Lisa Mulgrew (class of 2001)
||Northern Ireland Bureau—The intern will assist the diplomatic staff
in an embassy-type role. He/she will prepare papers, organize
functions, and must feel comfortable among diplomatic
professionals and senior U.S. officers.The work will be in a new
unit that represents a new beginning for Northern Ireland in a
Pauline Fee (class of 2001)
Rep. Donald Payne—Rep.
from New Jersey, works on education and the workforce and
Tristen Kelso (class of 2001)
||Coalition to Stop Gun Violence—a national grass-roots organization
fostering national and local action to stop gun violence. Intern
would assist staff in monitoring legislation, developing lobbying
materials, conduct research, help organize events. It is a great
opportunity to see the inner workings of grassroots lobbying in
Katherine Twamley (class of 2001)
Jonathan Kerr (Class of 2000)
||Richfield Productions—full service video, film and new media
production company. Intern will gain experience in all aspects of
production, marketing, and day-to-day office management.
Ursula Devine (Class of 2001)
Diane Compton (Class of 2000)
Susan Davis International—a full-service PR agency. Most of our clients come from
the non-profit sector. Intern would gain hands-on experience and
honest look at inner workings of a PR agency. Intern must be
communicative, open to constructive criticism and a team player.
Eamon Devlin (Class of 2001)
training and publications in Management, Financial Management,
Acquisition and Contracting, Grants and Assistance, Program
Management, and Project Management.
Street Law, Inc.--Street Law is practical,
participatory education about law, democracy and human rights.
Through its philosophy and programs, Street Law empowers people to
transform democratic ideals into citizen action.
Diane Halley (class of 2001)
John Mackell (Class of
Energy, Gen. Counsel—Gen.
Counsel is chief legal office for the U.S. Dept. of Energy. (A
wide range of opportunity is available here—this is a new staff
with the new administration, so the intern can shape own
experience. Enthusiastic about getting an intern.)
Emer O’Flaherty (class of 2001)
John Devaney (Class of 2000)
Rep. James Walsh—Rep.
From New York. Interns will respond to constituent requests,
assist the member on specific projects, attend briefings and
hearings. We are open to intern’s interests—we have a learning
process with everyone.
Angela Flanagan (class of 2001)
Gadd (Class of 2000)
Vital Voices—The Development Gateway is an interactive
portal for information and knowledge sharing on sustainable
development and poverty reduction.
||Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers—a service organization that helps improve
BAC members' quality of life — both on and off the job — through
access to well-paying jobs and quality benefits, and by building
solidarity and support among all BAC members.
office helps build relations and partnerships with other
organizations. We allow our intern to take their interests and
needs and let them for a project on their own. Interns in our
office are part of our team and have the opportunity to
participate more than most other positions.
Gillian Watson (class of 2001)
Jennifer Hampton (Class of 2000)
from Massachusetts. Everyone on staff assists the Congressman with
his legislative agendas. Interns will assist with researching
legislation, attending committee meetings, conducting capitol
tours, answering phones and general errands.
Conor Magowan (class of 2001)
Brenda McConville (Class of 2000)
Diarmuid Cahill (Class of 2001)
Kathryn Walls (Class of 2001)
Rep. John Dingell—Representative
from Michigan. Intern would do administrative work such as opening
mail, answering phones; legislative work such as writing
constituent letters, attending briefings and press work such as
writing press releases.
Kieran McCartan (class of 2001)
Diarmuid Cahill (Class of 2001)
Kathryn Walls (Class of 2001)
from Florida (Democrat).