AIA Northern Virginia
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Investing In The Future: Internships amidst COVID 19 & Racial Justice Awareness (Online)
July 1
2:00p


During these uncertain times, jobs everywhere are in jeopardy. Not only with those in established professions, but also those who are just trying to get their start. Internships across the country are now being put on hold due to COVID-19, and college students everywhere now face new obstacles when preparing for their futures. Join us as practitioners and students have a conversation about their experiences in these unprecedented times.

Learning objectives

• Develop an understanding of how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected students and their paths towards a career in architecture.
• Explore real-world examples of how firms are continuing their internship programs and supporting the goals and prospects of their student employees.
• Identify strategies firms can use to continue their internship programs amidst the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
• Learn how interns continue to stay engaged and motivated while working and studying from home.

1 LU. Free for members, $10 non-members. Register here