Apply for an internship or get involved with an organization doing the work you're passionate about. The Department of English sponsors a variety of student organizations, and works with businesses and non-profits to offer internships for credit.
Here are just some of the places our students have interned in recent years:
- Curtis Brown, Ltd.
- Prairie Schooner
- Young Writers Camp
- Louder than a Bomb Youth Poetry Festival
- Nebraska Literary Lab
- Lincoln Libraries Heritage Room of Nebraska Authors
- University of Nebraska Press Acquisitions
- Walt Whitman Archive
Our students also gain experience through involvement with RSOs, clubs, and community organizations, including:
- Writing Lincoln Initiative
- Slam Poetry
- Sci Fi Club
- Creative Writing Club
- The Writing Center