This toolkit was created in conjunction with the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education's (AASHE) publication A Guide to Creating and Maintaining Internship Programs. The toolkit provides access to sustainability internship program resources crowdsourced from sustainability managers across the country. Submissions to the toolkit are accepted at sip.managers[at]gmail.com.
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The guide is organized in three chapters. The toolkit provides resources for chapters two and three:
Chapter Three is divided into six more categories based on what the guide terms the "Life Cycle of an Internship." These sections include:
The graphic below illustrates this cycle:
All resources are housed within a Google Drive folder. Visit the section listing Chapter 3 resources, or click here to enter the entire toolkit.
Here are some additional resources you may find helpful in building or managing a sustainability internship program (SIP):
This toolkit wouldn't have been possible without the generous contributions of SIP managers across the country. Founding contributors include:
The guide was edited by Monika Urbanski of AASHE Programs Coordinator/Analyst and desgined by Krissy Gilhooly of Potassium Design.
Several other members of the sustainability community graciously served as readers and provided valuable feedback: