Design Internship

Time commitment

Approximately 3 to 4 hours a week during the spring semester. The ideal candidate would continue in the fall semester.



  • Strong academic or persional interest in the Themester 2022 focus on "Identity and Identification"
  • Professional interest in developing design skills
  • Familiarity with InDesign or other design software
  • Familiarity with Photoshop or other photo-editing software
  • Familiarity with social media platforms, particularly Instagram
  • Ability to think creatively to solve problems and generate ideas
  • Ability to work in a collaborative environment with peers, staff and faculty
  • Ability to work unsupervised
  • Willingness to create and/or work with established templates
  • Interest in exploring social media animations a plus


Duties + responsibilities


  • Work with communications interns to create and implement a social media plan, specifically on Instagram
  • Use InDesign and/or Photoshop create promotional materials that could include social media images, programs, flyers, posters or print advertising



The Themester internship is a paid internship with an hourly rate of $12 an hour.


Prepare a cover letter, resume, and a link to a portfolio of up to 5 of your best designs. (Students just starting their portfolio are encouraged to mock up a design based on a past Themester event.) Feel free to email for Themester logos. Please do not email digital images.

Application deadline for spring 2022: January 31, 2022

Apply for the internship