Internships | English Department

The rich writing, publishing, and arts community of Portland offers a range of opportunities as copyediting, design, research, social media management, and editorial interns. Pacific's English majors routinely win competitive internships, helping them make connections in the publishing, non-profit, and private sectors while earning credit toward their degree. Recent internships completed with community partners have included

  • Artslandia
  • Democratic Party of Oregon
  • Literary Arts
  • Oregon Book Awards & Fellowships
  • Orphic Theatre
  • Original Practice Shakespeare Festival

Students also regularly intern with program like the MFA in Writing winter and summer residencies, and publications internal to Pacific such as IJURCA: International Journal of Undergraduate Research & Creative Inquiry, PLUM: Pacific's Literature by Undergraduates Magazine, and Silk Road Review: A Literary Crossroads. The Portland area has a rich arts and letters community, with a range of internships opportunities including 

  • Adidas
  • Bitch Magazine
  • Calyx
  • Columbia
  • Dark Horse Comics
  • Independent Publishers Resource Center
  • Intel
  • Marmoset Music
  • News Bling
  • Nike
  • OHSU
  • Portland Book Festival
  • Portland Mercury
  • Portland Monthly
  • Portland Opera
  • Portland Timbers
  • The Attic
  • The Oregonian
  • Tillamook Creamery
  • Tin House
  • Willamette Week
  • Write Around Portland

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Contact Us

Melissa Vieira | Career Development Center
Chapman Hall | (503) 352-2877 | melissav@pacificu.edu