Aleah is participating in the 2017 NASCO Cooperative Internship Program, and will be working primarily with Member Services at ICC. She lived in and served on the executive board of Co-op Housing at the University of Maryland for 2 years while working towards her degree in Environmental Science and minor in Sustainability at UMD. She is interested in information management, social media, graphic design, and how cooperatives can communicate with their surrounding communities.
Personal goal: learn more about how ICC communicates both internally and externally
Department goal: figure out a good way to connect the website with internal resources so that they’re more accessible to members/the general public
Rene is participating in the 2018 NASCO internship and will be working to strengthen communications of member services by updating and creating educational materials. She is a senior journalism major at Michigan State University where she served on the membership committee of MSU Student Housing Cooperative for nearly three years. She is interested in content and website management and is excited about gaining cooperative career experience this summer.