The organizations below have had positions available for internships from the Sociology Department. If you are interested in an internship with one of these organizations, please contact them directly to find out more about their specific needs.
If you feel an organization would be a good fit, please contact the Sociology internship director, Dr. Michèle Companion (firstname.lastname@example.org) for more information on the academic requirements.
Care and Share Food Bank: http://careandshare.org/
Colorado Public Interest Research Group (CoPirg): http://www.copirgstudents.org/page/co/campus-internships
Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA): http://www.casappr.org/
Department of Human Services: http://dhs.elpasoco.com/Pages/default.aspx
Hillside Community Center: http://www.springsgov.com/Page.aspx?NavID=2071#Hillside Community Center
Inside Out Youth Services: http://www.insideoutys.org
Leadership Pikes Peak: http://www.leadershippikespeak.org/
One Nation Walking Together: http://onenationwt.org/
Pikes Peak Immigrant and Refugee Families Initiative (SIRFI): http://springinstitute.org/
Pikes Peak Justice and Peace Commission: http://ppjpc.org/
Pikes Peak Urban Gardens: http://ppugardens.org/
Safe Passages: http://safepassages.org/
Silver Key: http://www.silverkey.org/
Urban Peak: http://www.urbanpeak.org/
The Sociology Department has additional opportunities with the following: District 11 Title VII Program, Dale Street House, 4th Judicial District, Office of the District Attorney, Colorado Springs Police Department, Department of Adult Parole and Youth Offender Services, and other law enforcement agencies. Please speak directly with Dr. Companion if you are interested in this field. There are many agencies within Colorado Springs. If you have a specific site in mind, please let Dr. Companion know.