By Helana Rodriguez
Intern Delaware welcomed its third cohort this week with 225 interns! Intern Delaware is one way you as an employer can help play a role in attracting and retaining emerging talent in the First State. This year we have participants who are not only in Delaware but around the country and world—they are tuning in from places like Arizona, Michigan, Texas, Colorado, and even Dublin, Hong Kong, and London.
For the next nine weeks, interns from 24 Delaware businesses will participate in and attend a series of in-person and virtual events and workshops designed to expand their networks, develop their skills, meet Delaware influencers, and learn about the unique aspects of Delaware’s economy and culture.
Our calendar includes:
June 7 - Senior Executive Roundtable at CSC Station
June 8 - Virtual Coffee & Conversation
June 15 - Opportunity in Delaware panel discussion (virtual)
June 16 - In-Person Coffee & Conversation at Buccini/Pollin Group
June 21 - Bus trip with DYPN to Legislative Hall
June 23 - Psychology of Money Lunch & Learn at Goldey-Beacom College
June 30 - Landing the Job: The Foundations of Career Readiness panel discussion (virtual)
July 7 - Conversation with Governor John Carney (virtual)
July 8 - In-Person Coffee & Conversation at Hyatt Place Dewey Beach
July 12 - The Hard Facts About Soft Skills Lunch & Learn at CSC Station in partnership with the DYPN & LDI
June 29 - Wilmington Blue Rocks Game in Bank of America's Suite
July 15 - Volunteer at the Food Bank of Delaware
July 20 - In-Person Coffee & Conversation at Painted Stave Distilling
July 27 - Virtual Coffee & Conversation
August 2-4 - Millennial Summit
The program is curated to help your interns truly experience what Delaware has to offer when the time comes to decide where to launch a career and build a life. Help give them a head start in building a sense of community in a place that is ideal to live, work, and play by registering them for Intern Delaware >
THANK YOU TO OUR CORPORATE PARTNERS
The Chemours Company
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield Delaware
Potter Anderson & Corroon
Bank of America
Belfint, Lyons & Shuman, P.A.
Delaware Prosperity Partnership
Delmarva Corrugated Packaging
University of Delaware
Interested in learning more? Contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org.