Tuesday, April 26, 2016
The Metropolitan Regional Career and Technical Center: The Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Name of Organization: The Metropolitan Regional Career and Technical Center http://www.themethighschool.org/
The Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship http://ei.themethighschool.org/
Address: 325 Public St, Providence, RI 02905
Description of the overall mission of this organization: Educating and empowering youth through student-centered learning and personal growth.
Ages of youth served: High School Ages 14-18
Name of Mentor: Jodie Woodruff
Hours worked: Mondays and Tuesdays 9:00AM-3:30PM, Thursdays 9:00AM-12:45PM; Completed 180 hours
Description of your role and duties:
✩ Organize Materials and Sources for E360
✩ Working with students one-on-one, in groups, and assisting students in their needs
✩ Organizing Office Hours, Presentation Times, and Business Plan Competition
Description of the culture of place:
✩ Small building; about four or five advisors/adults that work in this building
✩ Comfortable environment; Not your average classroom; Conference room style
✩ Dress Casually (Not sweatpants and sweatshirt; definitely “Role Model” attire.
✩ E-mail is essential to check; communicating consistently since there’s lots going on
Additional Requirements: Being on-site made it easier to complete project. Very flexible with hours.
Special notes on process of getting this internship: Mentor takes in anyone that is interested in working with her at the ECenter. All that is required is a BCI.
Other internship opportunities with this organization: Different kinds of internships in different buildings throughout campus
What three TAGS would you use to label this internship? teenagers, administrative, mentoring
Your name: Melissa E. DuBois
Your cohort: Three
Your email address if others can contact you: firstname.lastname@example.org // email@example.com