“Study Abroad” in Washington, DC for a Semester and Receive Washington College Credit
Chestertown, MD, January 21, 2005 — On Thursday, February 3, 2005, Dr. Joseph Johnston, Vice President for Institutional Relations at The Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars, will be on campus to present information about the academic internship program at The Washington Center. Washington College has an affiliation with this Center enabling you to spend a “semester abroad” in Washington, D.C. as an intern with a government or not-for profit organization. Dr. Johnston will speak about the opportunities for internships in all majors and about the programs and areas of specialization offered to participating students. Students from Political Science, Business, and Economics who have previously interned with the program will also be on hand to share their experiences.
The Washington Center internship program is approved by the Political Science, Economics, and Business Departments for academic credit. Academic credit may also be available in other departments. Check the TWC website (www.twc.org) or contact Assistant Dean Kathy Sack at 2713, for further information.
Dr. Johnston will speak at 4:00 p.m. in the CAC Forum (Thursday, February 3, 2005).
If you are planning to attend this program, please contact Lisa Fields at extension 7206.