Internships at the Greenhouse!

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Hey Greenhouse fans!
Looking to gain some experience? We are hiring for 3 internships! You can do it for course credit or for your co-curricular record.
Applications are now open. Full details below.
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LOYC 420: Internship in Sustainability
Four Seasons Growing Internships (3 positions)
 
The Concordia Greenhouse Project is looking for undergraduate students interested in taking the Internship in Sustainability credit LOYC 420 with us this Winter. This position would assist with food production in the greenhouse over the Winter months. The internship requires 120 hours – to be completed between Monday, January 9th and Thursday, April 13th 2017 -and includes assisting with planting, harvesting, pest control, and fertilizing (using organic growing practices), as well as with packaging and deliveries of produce. This internship will build students’ experience with small business planning, food security and ecological growing methods. Experience working with plants an asset. If you are interested please send your CV and cover letter to Andrew Alford at fourseasonsgrowing@concordiagreenhouse.com by Monday, November 28th, 2016.
 
Please contact Dr. Rebecca Tittler (rebecca.tittler@concordia.ca) for enrollment details.
Note: This internship can be in conjunction with other internship programs (with department approval).
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LOYC 420: Internship in Sustainability
Farmers Market Stall Coordinator (1 position)
The Concordia Greenhouse Project is looking for an undergraduate students interested in taking the Internship in Sustainability credit LOYC 420 with us this Winter. This position would be primarily managing the Concordia Greenhouse’s farmers market stall during the Fall months. The internship requires 120 hours to be completed between Monday, January 9th and Thursday, April 13th 2017 and includes managing the market stall, as well as, lending a hand in the plant production process. This internship will build students’ experience with small business planning, local food marketing, food security and ecological growing methods. Interest in local food systems is an asset. If you are interested please send your CV and cover letter to Andrew Alford at fourseasonsgrowing@concordiagreenhouse.com by Monday, November 28th, 2016.
 
Please contact Dr. Rebecca Tittler (rebecca.tittler@concordia.ca) for enrol
lment details.
 
Note: This internship can be in conjunction with other internship programs (with department approval).
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COMS394: Communication or LOYC 420: Internship in Sustainability
Media and Outreach Internship (1 positions)
 
The Concordia Greenhouse Project is looking for undergraduate students interested in taking the Internship in LOYC 420 or COMS394 with us this Winter. This position would assist with media and outreach in the greenhouse over the Winter months.
 
The internship requires 120 hours – to be completed between Monday, January 9th and Thursday, April 13th 2017 -and includes publication of weekly newsletter, graphic design: signs, posters, brochures, outreach such as tabling at information kiosks on and off campus, assist with social events.
 
Contact Sheena Swirlz at info@concordiagreenhouse.com for information or to send your CV.This internship will build students’ experience with media campain, how to effectively use social media, graphic design and text formatting skills, event prep, planning and facilitation, outreach and networking skills.
Deadline: Monday, November 28th, 2016.
 
Please contact Dr. Rebecca Tittler (rebecca.tittler@concordia.ca) for enrollment details.
Note: This internship can be in conjunction with other internship programs (with department approval).
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