Pandemic Message

Pandemic Update: For updates on the current status of each opportunity, please contact the Advisor listed, or for courses, check the linked Class Roster page.


Terms and Dates:

  • Summer 2020
    June 15, 2020 to July 12, 2020
One Time Opportunity

Cornell Affiliations:

Agriculture and Life Sciences


Opportunity Description

Internship Dates:  June 2020- July 2020

Symposium Presentation:  July 2020

Internship Description:
Spend 4 weeks on
Appledore Island, Maine at the Shoals Marine Laboratory (SML) gaining hands-on experience in communications, marketing, and media relations related to sustainability and environmental stewardship. Work side-by-side with SML staff and industry professionals to learn the ins-and-outs of SML’s island sustainability initiatives, and help create content that builds awareness for the 2018 Shoals Sustainability Program. The intern will be comentored by SML and Unitil communications experts as part of a joint brand awareness campaign.

Stipend:  $200/week (room and board included)

Application deadline:  April 5, 2020

Contact person:  Dr. David Buck (

Website to Apply: