- COOL JOBS & INTERNSHIPS -
*** If you're interested in any of these, let us know and we can make a warm introduction!
Email Maggie Dauss at email@example.com ***
west bend mutual - various positions
Our friends over at West Bend Mutual have a mix of full-time entry level positions (starting immediately or after fall semester), as well as 2019 summer internships and they want YOU to check it all out here: https://www.thesilverlining.com/careers
*Pro-tip: Be sure to reference The Commons in your application!
raw office - business development associate
Raw Office, a Toronto based startup, who helps their customers to save money and make more eco-friendly purchases, is ready to have boots on the ground in Milwaukee! They need a savvy salesperson with an entrepreneurial spirit to lead their business development efforts - full details and application here!
lumanu - digital, Social media & influencer mgr
At Lumanu, they’re empowering top consumer brands to craft and amplify engaging content for today’s digital consumer. Lumanu continues to grow and looking to build their team in MIlwaukee - in this role you will support and drive adoption of brand new technology for brand marketers and agencies. Check out the full details for this gig here!
penrod - software developer
Penrod, a 3X winner of the Best Place to Work for Young Professionals has an immediate opening for a Software Developer at their Milwaukee office - recent grads are welcome to apply. You need to be ambitious, self-motivated and a quick learner…we’re confident there are at least a few of you who fit that bill! Details and application HERE
zeidler center - data analytics intern
The Zeidler Center seeks to foster civil dialogue and invite trust in the midst of differences - they do incredibly meaningful work in the Milwaukee community and have an a great opportunity for you to be involved in their work! Full details here - to apply, please send questions and cover letter/resume with your qualifications to the Zeidler Center’s Associate Director, Julie Barrot De Brito at firstname.lastname@example.org (let us know if you’d like to provide you with a recommendation!)
sales representative superstar - sartori cheese
Graduating this winter? Well our favorite cheese company is looking for a , self-motivated, stellar hustler to think creatively and work collaboratively as a part of their sales team! We love partnering with Sartori and give them all the thumbs up - full job description here!
devcodecamp - social media marketing & content specialist
We love DevCodeCamp and also happen to be their neighbors so definitely give this awesome opportunity all the thumbs up! Get a chance to accelerate your career and work with people who are innovating education through technology. Check out the full details here!
thirft/ed - developer/tech partner
Newly launched startup, Thrift/ed, is your campus' online thrift store, where students are able to buy and sell clothing, furniture, textbooks, etc right on campus. Thrift/ed is currently an app that is available on Marquette's campus with plans to expand to other campuses in the next coming semesters. Thrift/ed is looking for a developer who is interested in becoming the tech partner - this is an opportunity to work for equity in the company and to lend your hacking skills to really help to grow the company! Interested? Email Maggie for more details (email@example.com)
SHARP LITERACY - Program director/manager
SHARP Literacy, another rock start MKE nonprofit, helps urban children identify as confident, capable learners through engaging lessons, interactive projects and visual arts. If you have a few years experience under your belt and excited to help support educators implement this arts-based learning curriculum, definitely check out this Program Director/Manager opportunity!
88Nine 2018 internships
How about an internship at the most amazing radio station in the country? Sure to that too. http://radiomilwaukee.org/about-us/radio-jobs-internships/
Above and beyond the playground - Mentor/Tutor
Above and Beyond the Playground is a local non profit, helping high school students athletes prepare for higher education, athletic endeavors, and build positive relationships with community members. This is your chance to build your mentorship skills and do some good for your community! Email Maggie Dauss at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested
- UPCOMING EVENTS -
Have an event you want listed here? Let Maggie know!
**For programming hosted by The Commons, be sure to check out our upcoming events page HERE**
oct 17: startup milwaukee’s emerge
Emerge events feature pitches from local startups, a ton of networking and of course, free coffee! October’s Emerge event features four startups that are a part of Marquette’s Blue & Gold Ventures, including: 1881 Event Productions, VIDA, Eagle Incubator and MU Blockchain Lab
oct 18: building tomorrow
Check out NEWaukee's new innovation series showcasing what colleges, companies, and communities are doing to build Milwaukee’s future. Come hear prominent local leaders discuss the various ways they are advancing education, business, and development in the city.
Free to attend, details and registration HERE
oct 18 - Nov 1: milwaukee film fest
This event hardly needs any introduction - back again in full force, the 10th Annual Milwaukee Film Festival is an experience you won’t want to miss out on! More than 300 films, dozens of special guests, seven world premieres, parties for days—this one’s got it all. The full run down here OR skip ahead and take a peek at the 2018 lineup here!
oct 20: design mil
DesignMil offers a unique creative experience where you will have the opportunity to collaborate with other local creatives and a nonprofit to create some cool new work for an organization (and your portfolio)! Applications for creatives will open on August 1 here
p.s. they are also recruiting for board positions to help advise and implement this program:
Nonprofit Coordinator and Catering Coordinator (another good resume building and awesome way to meet new people!) Apply for either here
oct 23: meet the meetups
Milwaukee's largest tech gathering - Meet the Meetups will return this Fall at Venue 42 in the historic Pabst brewery neighborhood. Meet the Meetups' vision is to connect and celebrate the region's growing tech community! Meet the Meetups II will feature tech demos, networking and lightning talks - RSVP here!
nov 1: Sports & hospitality round table
Our friends at Concordia University are partnering up with Marcus Hotels to host a great networking event this November! The event is designed to support students’ career aspirations through active networking with industry professionals. There will be over 50+ experts who represent 41 organizations in sport, hospitality, entertainment, and events. The event is open to any students and will be a great opportunity to make connections and learn more about career opportunities!
Details + registration HERE
nov 5-11: startup wisconsin week
A jam-packed week of programming in Milwaukee and throughout the region to celebrate and advance Wisconsin’s tech and startup ecosystem! Too many events to list them all, but lucky for you, you can find everything here: https://startupwi.org/
nov 30: milwaukee blockchain conference
The Milwaukee Blockchain Conference is a premier event for entrepreneurs and established companies to learn about the opportunities with blockchain technology and to connect with like-minded people. Co-hosted by Marquette Blockchain Lab and Northwestern Mutual at the Northwestern Mutual Tower on November 30th, 2018, this conference will bring together 300+ business leaders, entrepreneurs, and students.
Lucky for any of you who are still students, there is a sweet student rate of $10!