On Wednesday, October 22, InteRDom participated in Dowling College’s annual Part-Time Job and Internship Fair at Dowling’s Rudolph Campus in Oakdale, New York.
In addition to meeting with interested students, InteRDom representatives also established contact with other organizations at the Fair, who were interested in getting to know InteRDom students and considering them for internship opportunities. More than 55 organizations participated in the Part-Time Job and Internship Fair, including Target, AFLAC, News Channel 12, Barnes & Noble, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Circuit City and Career and Employment Services, Federal Aviation Administration, among others.At the fair, students had the opportunity to talk with InteRDom representatives about the program and learn of the internship opportunities available to them both in semester and summer programs. They also received brochures and application information, and turned in their resumes to be considered for admission to the program.
InteRDom, an initiative of Global Foundation for Democracy and Development (GFDD) and Fundación Global Democracia y Desarrollo (FUNGLODE), offers students the opportunity to gain professional experience by interning with Dominican organizations and businesses related to their field of study.
The Program fosters and promotes the professional, academic, scientific, technological and cultural exchange of students and professionals in public, private and non-profit organizations of the Dominican Republic. It significantly contributes to the development of the nation’s employment sector and the advancement of academic research, while providing spaces for personal and professional growth, internationalization and multicultural understanding.