Archive for the ‘internships’ Category

Paid internship in Green Bay

12 May 2011

The Higher Education Office of the Oneida Nation of Wisconsin in the US is seeking a summer intern to assist with language revitalization.

Duties include:

  • Acquiring the phonology of Oneida (one)
  • Acquiring the pronoun system used in the acquisition process
  • Acquiring the a-stem pronouns
  • Researching various indigenous communities’ efforts to strengthen their language
  • Creating a file documentary on their language learning process

The period is from June 6 to July 29, 2011 and will be for 40 hours weekly. The pay ranges from USD 9.00/hr for undergraduate freshmen to USD 11.00 for graduate students.

For more information, see “Jobs & Internship Positions for 2011.” The link to the Microsoft Word document is “Summer Intern – Language Revitalization.”

Internship with Video Dictionary Project – US

11 May 2011

SAIVUS and VizLingo have announced an internship on the VizLingo project. The internship will be unpaid, but college credit is possible.

Not many details on the VizLingo project have been released, but it appears it will offer a way to create online video/picture dictionaries. According to the internship announcement, VizLingo will go live soon, and this internship will be for the summer months.

The project is located in New York City, though telecommuting may be possible.

The deadline is May 22, 2011. See also the announcement on the SAIVUS blog.