Engagement Opportunities

Engaged learning provides you with the opportunity to apply your learning outside the classroom in a way that has a meaningful impact on both you and the communities with which you connect. Through real-life collaboration, exploration and discovery, engaged learning takes you to the next level of understanding.

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If you have an interest in sustainability planning and zero carbon strategies and want to work with some of the world’s most innovative clients, Buro Happold has the perfect role for you. We are seeking a passionate Sustainability Intern to join our Sustainability & Analytics team on a full-time basis. This role can be based in Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, Pittsburgh, or Seattle.

InternshipsOff Campus

Deadline: October 13, 2023

The National Caucus of Environmental Legislators (NCEL) seeks a highly motivated intern to join the team for ~6 months to support our communications work throughout the Fall and state legislative session.


Deadline: October 16, 2023

The Healthy Harvesters team is looking to enroll students for course credit in the Fall 2023 semester. Paid opportunities may be available on a case-by-case basis. These research assistants will support a University of Arizona Vertically Integrated Project developing a program geared towards health and community resilience through community gardening. This VIP program directly looks at the links between health and the urban and natural environments, as we work to improve the quality of life for many Arizonans.

Research OpportunitiesOn Campus

Deadline: October 31, 2023

Currently recruiting for Summer 2024, the Quality Standards and Sustainability Internship is an excellent opportunity for a student with an interest in learning more about how the food we sell is produced and sourced, and how material sustainability topics are upheld throughout the company, such as waste diversion, climate impact, and packaging divertability.

InternshipsOff Campus

Deadline: December 31, 2023

Thornton Tomasetti, Inc., Inc. is seeking a full-time summer Sustainability Intern for the San Francisco office. This person is a student in the building science, environmental science, architectural, engineering, or construction fields, and can apply their multi-disciplinary skills to green building projects.

InternshipsOff Campus