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2014 Annual Internship Event and Fair

On September 18th, 2014, Faculty of Arts students from diverse academic backgrounds, internship placements and countries around the world shared their summer 2014 internship experiences.

Video Recording of the Event

 
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Photos of the Event (By Owen Egan)

Professor Christopher P. Manfredi (Dean Faculty of Arts) addresses students.

Shurabi Srikanura (U1,Economics) talks about her experience interning at the Association of India’s Development.

Martin Crevier (U2, Political Science) talks about his internship at the U.S. General Consulate, Montreal, Canada.

Daisy de Montjoye (U2, Art History) talks about her internship at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York, USA.

Nicholas Glaudemans (U3, Economics) talks about his time in Hong Kong interning at the Canadian Chamber of Commerce.

Nabila Walji talks about her internship at LVCT Health in Nairobi, Kenya.

Shannon Gavrilchuk (U3,International Development Studies) talks about her internship at the Kibale National Park, Uganda.

Louis Roux talks about his internship at Banque Credit Industriel et Commercial in Singapore.

Louis Roux, Shurabi Srikanura, Martin Crevier, Alexander Shadeed, Nicholas Glaudemans, Shannon Gavrilchuk, and Daisy de Montjoye

Louise Davies and Gary Davies with Gregg Blachford and David McGillivray

Nabila Walji, Michel Snaije, Maria Lopez, Lina Alvarez Jamarillo, Niyati Malhotra with professor Myron Echenberg, Eva Echenberg.

Yohnny Raich sharing his internship experience at microfinance division of the NGO Bethesda located in Cotonou, Benin.

Gregg Blachford and David McGillivray at the internship fair

Antoine-Samuel Mauffette Alavo (Arts Internship Office Coordinator) with Juliette Allen at the Annual Internship Event.


Previous events:

2013 Annual Internship Event

On September 25th, 2013, Faculty of Arts students from diverse academic backgrounds, internship placements and countries around the world shared their summer 2013 internship experiences.

The Arts Internship Office was honoured to welcome Dean of Arts, Professor Christopher P. Manfredi, Principal and Vice Chancellor, Dr. Suzanne Fortier, as well as some of the program's generous donors - Allan Hodgson, Andrew Buntain, Dr. Morrison Hurley, Mary Wemp, Lev Bukhman, Kenneth J.C. MacKinnon and Laura Santini MacKinnon, Dr. Yanping Lin, Liz Gomery & Stefan Fews and Professor Nathalie Cooke

The student speakers were: Lorenzo Daieff, Thomas D'Arcy Williams, Scott Leydon, Justin McAdam, Carolina Millan Ronchetti, Dafe Oputu, Hannah Quinn, Beverly Sarfo, Kyung-Seo Min, and Melissa Shohet.

Professor Christopher P. Manfredi, Dean of the Faculty of Arts, opened the event (Photo by Owen Egan)

Dr. Suzanne Fortier, Principal & Vice-Chancellor of McGill University, addresses the audience (Photo by Owen Egan)

Melissa Shohet sharing her experiences as an intern with Senator Hirono in Hawaii (Photo by Owen Egan)

Justin McAdam talks about his experience working at the Canadian Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong (Photo by Owen Egan)

Hannah Quinn, discusses her summer internship with Equitas (Photo by Owen Egan)

Thomas D’Arcy Williams shakes hands with his award donor, Mr. Allan A. Hodgson (Photo by Owen Egan)

Maryna Polataiko with her award donors, Kenneth MacKinnon (BA ’80) and Laura Santini MacKinnon (BA '82) (Photo by Owen Egan)

Laura Di Maio (Internship Office Network Coordinator) advising students about in
Laura Di Maio (Internship Office Network Coordinator) advising students about internship opportunities (Photo by Owen Egan)

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2012 Annual Internship Event

On September 27th, 2012, Faculty of Arts students from diverse academic backgrounds, internship placements and countries around the world shared their summer 2012 internship experiences.

The Arts Internship Office was honoured to welcome Dean of Arts Christopher P. Manfredi, as well as some of the program's generous donors - Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd and Carol Darlington, Mr. David Tarr and Ms. Gisele Chèvrefils and Mr. and Mrs. Myron and Eva Echenberg.

The student speakers were: Kevin Coles, Stepanie Austin, Sarah Balakrishnan, Timothée Pasqualini, Ella Nalepka, Antoine Tardif, Jaya Bordeleau-Cass, Jennifer Kern and Joseph Henry.

Professor Christopher P. Manfredi, Dean of the Faculty of Arts, opened the event (Photo by Owen Egan)

Sarah Balakrishnan interned with the Center for Democratic Development in Accra, Ghana (Photo by Owen Egan)

Jaya Bordeleau-Cass tells event attendees about her work with Equitas (Photo by Owen Egan)

Intern Joseph Henry speaks with Gretta Chambers, former Chancellor of McGill University (Photo by Owen Egan)

Award Donors Carol and Lloyd Darlington (BA '67) in conversation with 2012 intern Ariana Collas (Photo by Owen Egan)

Carli Melo and Sarah Balakrishnan pose with their award donors (Photo by Owen Egan)

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2011 Annual Internship Event

On September 21st, 2011, Faculty of Arts students from diverse academic backgrounds, internship placements and countries around the world shared their summer 2011 internship experiences.

The Arts Internship Office was honoured to welcome some of the program's generous donors - Mr. Lloyd Darlington, Mr. and Mrs. Morrison and Brenda Hurley, Mr. Kenneth MacKinnon and Ms. Laura Santini.

The student speakers were: Mariel Aramburu, Ariana Collas, Gabriel Devlin, Ariane Duplessis, Alana Guy, Genevieve Hill, Devon LaBuik, Patricia Latendresse, Sally Lin, Lou Mo and Callie Wilkinson.

Ariana Collas interned at the Kosovar Institute for Policy Research and Development (Photo by Owen Egan)

Danielle DaCosta and her Director at the Children of Peace program in Ghana, Barbara Wybar (Photo by Owen Egan)

Gabriel Devlin in a conversation with his donors (Photo by Owen Egan)

Genevieve Hill with Mr. Lloyd Darlington (BA’67) (Photo by Owen Egan)

Donors, Kenneth J.C. MacKinnon (BA '80) and Laura Santini MacKinnon (Honours BA '82) (Photo by Owen Egan)

Dr. Philip Oxhorn, Professor of Political Science (Photo by Owen Egan)

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2010 Annual Internship Event

Annual Event 2010 videoOn September 29th, 2010, Faculty of Arts students from diverse academic backgrounds, internship placements and countries around the world shared their summer 2010 internship experiences.

The Arts Internship Office was honoured to welcome Dean of Arts Christopher P. Manfredi to the event this year, as well as some of the program's generous donors - Prof. Myron Echenberg, Ms. Tania Zouikin, Mr. Allan A. Hodgson and Mr. Lev Bukhman.

The student speakers were: Philippe Baird, Jackson Davidow, Nora Hope, Sarah Kerr, Paolo de Leon, David Meredith, Chardé Morgan, Samantha Nadler, Todd Plummer, Ada Sonnenfeld, Sean Stefanik, Kali Stull, Marc Trussler and Tyler Wilson.

The video of the Annual Event can be accessed by clicking the image on the right.

Dean of Arts Christopher P. Manfredi opened the event with his address to the audience (Photo by Owen Egan)

Nora Hope spoke about her internship experience at The Climate Project Canada offices in Montreal (Photo by Owen Egan)

English major Todd Plummer stressed the importance of 'getting your foot in the door' (Photo by Owen Egan)

Arts Internship Office Coordinator Mat Lyle presented students with advice for finding internships (Photo by Owen Egan)

Donors Ms. Tania Zouikin (L) and Mr. Allan A. Hodgson are pictured here with Anne Turner (Photo by Owen)

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2009 Arts Internship Event

Annual Event VideoOn September 23rd, Faculty of Arts students, from diverse academic backgrounds, internship placements and countries around the world, shared their summer 2009 internship experiences.

The student speakers were: Byeong Chang, Stephanie Germain, Rachael Graber, Rushil Mistry, Vladi Ivanov, Adam Harris Levine, Stephanie Picard, Brahna Siegelberg, and Marc Trussler with a presentation by Megan Mitton about the Faculty of Arts Annual Photo Exhibit which takes place September 18 to October 19, 2009.

Please enjoy the event photos below and the video presentation that can be accessed by clicking the image on the right. 

Stephanie Picard speaks about her internship with Equitas International Centre for Human Rights Education (Photo by Owen Egan)

Arts Interns Nickolas Bogdanovich and Rachael Graber enjoy the reception with a friend following the event (Photo by Owen Egan)

(From Left to Right) Marc Trussler, Mary McLennan, Antonia Maeck, Jordan Altman and Robert Pastore (Photo by Owen Egan)

Faculty of Arts students Maria Perez, Nella Darbouze-Bonyem, and Karine Fonda all interned in Panama City (Photo by Owen Egan)

(From Left to Right) Anne Turner, Vladamira Ivanov, Laura Di Maio, Matt Lyle
The Faculty of Arts Internship Office staff team (Photo by Owen Egan)

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2008 Arts Internship Event

On September 24th, Faculty of Arts students, from diverse academic backgrounds, internship placements and countries around the world, shared their summer 2008 internship experiences.

Please enjoy the video presentation of the event as well as the event photos below.

Interns Rodrigo Quintana, Laurence Deschamps-Leger and Annik Babinski chatting at the AIO Annual Event (Photo by Owen Egan)

Juniper Belshaw speaks about her internship with Project GreenHands in Tamil Nadu, India (Photo by Owen Egan)

Interns Juniper Belshaw and Shannon Raison with a friend during the event (Photo by Owen Egan)

Laurence Deschamps-Leger speaks about her internship with Equitas (Photo by Owen Egan)

Annik Babinski speaks about her internship at Sid Lee, a Montreal marketing agency (Photo by Owen Egan)

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2007 Arts Internship Event

videoOn October 11, 2007 interns were invited to participate in the Fourth Annual Faculty of Arts Annual Internship Event in Moyse Hall. Hosted by Dean Christopher P. Manfredi and The Faculty of Arts Internship Office, the event was an excellent opportunity for 14 students to share their summer 2007 internship experiences.

The photo exhibit organized by the interns highlighted their work in 31 countries around the globe.

Award donor Mr. Allan Hodgson (BA ‘58) addresses audience (Photo by Owen Egan)

Brendan Clarke, who interned at the Social Justice Committee in Montreal, speaks to the audience (Photo by Owen Egan)

Katie Williams, Allison Witter, Gabriella Lindsay, and Laura Damecour speak about the photo exhibit (Photo by Owen Egan)

Sophia Boutilier speaks about her internship experience in Elangata Wuas, Kenya (Photo by Owen Egan)

Donor David Tarr stands with intern Zenobia Azeem, Dean Christopher Manfredi, and Laura Pilozzi-Edmonds (Photo by Owen Egan)

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2006 Arts Internship Event

videoIn October 2006, interns were invited to participate in the Faculty of Arts Annual Internship Event. With over 250 students, faculty and alumni in attendance, this event was an excellent opportunity for 13 students to share their internship experiences. A photo exhibit organized by the interns highlighted the work they had been engaged in around the globe.

Donor Allan Hodgson, Elizabeth Gomery, Daniel Prigmore, Donor Tania Zouikin and Dean Christopher Manfredi (Photo by Owen Egan)

Antoine Samuel Maufette-Alavo speaks at the Annual Internship Event (Photo by Owen Egan)

Ross Margulies speaks about his internship experience with FairVote in Washington D.C. (Photo by Owen Egan)

Spectators and interns enjoy food and a photo exhibit after the speeches (Photo by Owen Egan)

Vivianna Boiles-Leonard talks about her experiences as an intern in Kenya (Photo by Owen Egan)

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2005 Arts Internship Event

Students enjoying the photo exhibit (Photo by Owen Egan)

Jon McPhedran Waitzer speaking about his internship in Chile (Photo by Owen Egan)

Kate Harris speaking about her internship in Kenya (Photo by Owen Egan)

Sarah Berger Richardson speaking about her internship in Cuba (Photo by Owen Egan)

Nathan Morrell speaking about his internship in Kenya (Photo by Owen Egan)

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