Internships in Washington, DC
Fall 2017-Spring 2018. During the academic year, the CHS intern provides general administrative assistance and welcomes campus visitors. Additionally, the intern may write promotional materials, including blog posts, and assist with preparations for special events, such as exhibition openings.
June 1-June 19, 2017. Two interns manage the Sunoikisis faculty and course development seminar. During the seminar sessions, interns provide on-demand research assistance, and video and projecting equipment. The interns also give short presentations and contribute to conversations about the design of the courses.
July 20-August 2, 2017. Two interns manage the CIC faculty development seminar. During the seminar sessions, interns provide on-demand research assistance, and video and projecting equipment. The interns also give short presentations and contribute to conversations about the seminar topic.
June 1-July 31, 2017. Two interns work at the CHS in Washington, DC on the Free First Thousand Years of Greek, a self-standing subset of the Open Greek and Latin Project. The work involves a range of activities, including scanning texts, verifying and correcting texts, and uploading corrected texts to a GitHub repository. All instruction is provided on site.
Internships in Greece
May 31, 2017-July 5, 2017. Students from American and Greek universities serve as interns at cultural institutions in Nafplion, Greece. In addition to their internship responsibilities, students develop a research project with the guidance of a faculty mentor, and tour cultural and archaeological sites in the Argolid region and in Athens.
July 6-22, 2017. In this internship, four Harvard undergraduates serve as teaching assistants for the CHS High School Summer Program (HSSP) in Greece. Interns work with the HSSP faculty to plan, coordinate, and teach the 2-week, college-level seminar. The internship has two phases: spring preparation in Cambridge MA, and the seminar itself in July in Nafplion, Greece.