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NOLS Alumni Department Internship

Dates of next internship opening: Ongoing

Position Location: Alumni Department, International Headquarters, Lander, Wyoming

Position Length: 4-6 month positions often spanning March through August. Dates are negotiable.

Compensation: $125/week stipend

Regular Projects:

  • Works with collection, editing and management of The Leader content. Write one or more articles per edition.
  • Write and edit copy for the electronic list serves, NOLS Jobsnetwork, other publications and web site. Monitor web site and specific web site sections.
  • Involved with all aspects of alumni event operations- includes marketing, logistics and data management.
  • Answers alumni questions and concerns via the alumni e-mail account. Organize and present alumni information sessions to recent graduates.
  • Maintenance of various online social networks and alumni communities.
  • Other duties and discrete projects as assigned.

Preferred Skills:

  • NOLS Wilderness Course graduate preferred
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills are required.
  • Must be able to handle confidential and sensitive materials with integrity.
  • Practiced in Mac versions of Excel, Word and Filemaker.
  • Must be energetic; positive; thorough; dependable and able to work independently and as a team member. Camaraderie and fun are hallmarks of the department.

Compensation: A stipend of $125 per week is provided. This is taxable. Food and lodging are not provided.

Criminal Background check: A criminal background check is required for all NOLS interns and employees.

E-VERIFY: NOLS participates in E-verify.

Contact: Interested individuals should send an electronic resume, three references and compelling cover letter to:

Rich Brame
Alumni Relations Director
284 Lincoln St.
Lander, WY 82520


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