All the cool jobs and events




If you're interested in any of these, let us know and we can make a warm introduction or recommendation! Email Maggie Dauss at

The Water Council

BREW Accelerator Intern

The Water Council’s BREW Accelerator program is the world’s leading freshwater business seed accelerator and it’s based right here in Milwaukee! As they prepare to bring in their seventh cohort of companies, they are looking for a hustler/handler who can help support the program.
Full details here; accepting applications until November 8th!


Communications & Event Intern

In this role, you will assist in the ideation, production, execution, and communication of events through Summer 2020 with one of the coolest organizations in town!
Details here!


fellowship (multiple roles)

Fiveable an EdTech startup is looking to expand their team in Milwaukee through a new fellowship program. Starting this fall, a team of four will join the Fiveable Fellowship program to work closely with the leadership team in developing software, digital learning strategies, community engagement, and new media content. The fellows are required to live and work together in a house based in Milwaukee…pretty cool, huh? The positions include: Software and Development Fellowship, Digital Learning Fellowship, Community Engagement Fellowship, New Media Fellowship
Application here -

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:
*Pro-tip: Be sure to reference The Commons in your application!


various internships 

How about an internship at the most amazing radio station in the country? Sure to that too. 



Have an event you want listed here? Let Maggie know!

October 26th


Hosted by two of our Commons alum, KenosHack is a new hackathon open to all students - you can sign up with a team or as an individual. It's going to be a fun day of hacking, as well as some bonus sessions throughout the day to help build up your skills.
Register here

November 11th - 17th

Startup Wisconsin Week

Startup Wisconsin Week is coming back! The week will feature a variety of different programming curated to help connect and elevate our region’s tech and startup ecosystem. Lots of great programs have already been announced - check it all out here!

November 14th

The Shift

The Shift is a female-focused speaker series centered on defining and fueling women’s career trajectories. Responding to the 2018 Milwaukee Women Inc. Advancing Women Leadership report, they will explore topics around achieving gender parity in the workplace. The theme of this event is “Maintaining an Active Pipeline.” This event is a part of Startup Wisconsin Week - register here!