Office Internship Positions

MCGS offers two specialized intern positions

Details of each position below:

1) Outreach and Public Relations

120-150 hours per semester

Reporting structure: 

General oversight performed by department ASC.

This position will be responsible for online presence to include updating and maintaining MCGS Social Media sites, marketing strategies, and representing as a Chico State liaison. Social Media sites include MCGS Chico state Website and Department Facebook, Instagram and Twitter; press releases as outreach to campus, local, and regional media.

Marketing Strategies:

  • Implementation and updating of marketing strategy
  • Intern will update and implement marketing strategy and then develop strategy for the next semester

Acts as Liaison for Chico State MCGS. This position will conduct outreach to specified groups:

  • Outreach to student groups, units, organization, departments, high schools, junior colleges, and community groups as assigned by Director
  • Develop relationships with leaders across campus
  • Attend and perform presentations about MCGS to CSUC departments and clubs on campus as well as organizations in the community
  • Develop relationships with community leaders, groups, and populations

Tabling information and items:

  • Keeping the Tabling box inventory up to date
  • Working know-how of the department to answer general questions
  • keeping track of tabling collateral
  • Staffing for events
  • Keeping track of dates for events MCGS is invited to
  • Readying materials for events according to their theme/program/audience
  • Sometimes the Department may require Outreach Intern to table alone on campus and at events

Other duties as assigned by ASC and Director:

  • From time to time, other task will be given
2) Research and Program Development

120-150 hours per semester

Reporting structure: 

Reports to Director

This position will assist the Director in conducting research of other Ethnic Studies, Multicultural Studies, Sexuality Studies, Women’s Studies and Gender Studies departments throughout the country and developing departmental level programmatic and curricular changes.


  • Assist director with research to find best practices from proven successful programs
  • Course Sequencing (configuration of degrees)
  • Course Requirements
  • Extra Curriculum Offering
    • Workshops
    • Special Speakers
    • Clubs

Develop Program Strategy

  • Assist with the development of program strategic plan at department level
  • Assist with curricular development

Other duties as assigned by ASC and Director:

  • From time to time, other task will be given


Founder of the CCLC Carter, Director of MCGS Sara Cooper and MCGS Intern John pose for a photo during the 2018 Open House