The International Council Internship
The benefits of developing an Internship Program have been many-fold - for our interns, for the
International Council, and for our community. Our interns have given us extra hands to help grow the organization,
to develop and maintain management information systems, and to work directly with our international
Since we created this initiative in the summer of 2008, our “International
Council Internship Program” has grown by leaps and bounds. Involvement
with the ICTBR is helping a number of young people in the Tampa Bay community find their path forward in
international business, finance and policy, not to mention creating for them an incredible professional network
around the world.
USF St. Petersburg, Political Science, 2012; Student
USF St. Petersburg, Political Science, 2014
Thomas W. Ewin, Jr.
USF St. Petersburg, Economics & Anthropology, 2013; Student Leader
USF St. Petersburg, Political Science, 2012; US Army
USF St. Petersburg, Political Science, 2012
Kyle Stang (Mountbatten Internship/Franklin Templeton)
Petar Dimitrijevic (2011 UF Hough School MAIB)
Anabell Iglesias (Fulbright Scholar/Kimberly-Clark)
Ina Sofroni (2011 USF grad)
Ashley Owens Pastorius (2010 USF grad)
Mark Feinman (USF Master of Fine Arts Candidate)
Mark Cohen (USF, International Relations, 2011)
Chrystina Langan (St. Petersburg College, International Business)
Each of them will tell you that their career paths have been influenced by their internships
with the International Council.
Typically, candidates selected for the International Council Internship Program undertake the
& Program Support: Work on
researching community resources, agenda development, contact information, etc.
MIS Updates: Prepare updates of existing MIS databases using Excel
and existing templates.
Project Histories: Summaries of programs for inclusion on the ICTBR
IVLP Program Assistance: Program assistance and interaction with IVLP
Database Management: Creation of the International Council project
Social Network: Assistance in maintaining the International Council
social network presence.
Web Communications: Research and beta-trials of appropriate software for
International Council web communications platform.