English Internships

Have you ever wondered how all your schoolwork is going to get you anywhere in life? Take an internship and get first-hand experience using your English skills directly in the workforce.

Next Mandatory Internship Meeting:

Left to right; back row: Timothy schreiner (beetle press), dan haggerty (wsu public affairs), ALYSSA DERAGON (ELY LIBRARY), Vanessa pesa (beetle press), shane pelletier (Meta comet systems), erica flynn (boys & girls club of greater westfield), mewe okoh (wsu english dept. webmaster), nick wyman (wskb community radio - wsu advancement university relations); middle row: jennifer boyd (agawam public library), sarah enloe (westfield on weekends), jordyne taylor (westfield athenaeum & westfield news), maddie cicitto (beetle press), macey lavoie (wsu English Dept.); front row: sabrina farley (westfield aur - college 101), Krista Bresnahan (WSU international programs office), alaina Leary (whip city candle), tessa newell (eastern states exposition), haley batchelder (wsu aur), deryn copeland (westfield on weekends).


Resources For Current Interns

 Internship Activity Report  Midterm Reflection
  Final Report                      Final Evaluation (for supervisor) 


Resources For Prospective Interns

Fall 2015 Internships are available, but time is nearly out! Contact Dr. Filas for an advising appointment at Bates 07 to pursue an internship for fall 2015. Bring a resume if you have one, but don't worry if you don't yet have one together. I'll help you. Also, if you can, print out and bring a completed Internship Application Form, available at the links below.

 Internship Application    Internship Agreement Form


Dr. Michael Filas & Dr. George Layng

Internship Coordinators                                                                                   

Bates 07                                                                                                  Bates 215

(413) 572-5683                                                                                      (413) 572-5334

mfilas@westfield.ma.edu                                                                    glayng@westfield.ma.edu

Michael Filas                                                                                 



Beetle Press, Easthampton  
Bleeding Cool Comics Site, Online   
Boys & Girls Club of Greater Westfield, Westfield  
Chicopee Public Library, Chicopee  
College 101, Westfield  
Eastern States Exposition, West Springfield  
Mass Poetry, Boston  
MetaComet Systems, South Hadley  
Turley Publications, Palmer  
Westfield on Weekends, Westfield  
Westfield News / Westfield Athenaeum, Westfield  
Westfield State University Public Affairs, Westfield  
Westfield State University Advancement & University Relations, Westfield  
Westfield State University Webmaster Team, Westfield   
Westfield State University Ely Library, Westfield  
Westfield State University English Department, Westfield  
Whip City Candle, Westfield  
WSKB Radio / WSU AUR, Westfield  
The Washington Center, Washington D.C.  
Baystate Health, Springfield  
Cooley Dickinson Hospital, Northampton  


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last updated: May 2, 2017

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