SAULT STE. MARIE — Coast Guard Sector Sault Ste. Marie and Lake Superior State College have partnered to create a brand new advertising and marketing internship for college students.
“Experiential studying and workforce readiness are pillars of LSSU’s lecturers, mission, and strategic plan and this advertising and marketing internship helps our college students develop sensible abilities and acquire real-world publicity to craft a lifetime of significant employment on this essential self-discipline,” mentioned LSSU President Dr. Rodney S. Hanley in a press launch. “This newest alliance with U.S. Coast Guard Sector Sault Ste. Marie not solely builds on our longstanding annual tuition settlement but additionally is one other method that the 2 organizations allow scholar Laker success. We stay up for extra collaborations down the pike.”
The internship is designed to present college students a hands-on advertising and marketing and public relations expertise within the federal workforce and a glimpse of life within the Coast Guard whereas supporting its missions. College students get to work intently with active-duty members and get underway with Coast Guard small boat stations and plane. This system was formally launched with a signing ceremony on Nov. 17.
“We’re very excited to welcome LSSU college students to help Sector Sault Ste. Marie and our crew is able to assist them develop professionally,” mentioned Sector Commander Captain Anthony Jones. “This internship presents a novel mix of artistic advertising and marketing and undertaking coordination. Our purpose is to unfold the phrase that U.S. Coast Guard Sector Sault Ste. Marie has a lot to supply its crew members and our group and that Michigan’s Higher Peninsula is an unparalleled place to name residence.”
Sector Sault Ste. Marie is accountable for all Coast Guard missions on Lake Superior, northern lakes Michigan and Huron, and surrounding navigable waterways, together with search and rescue, regulation enforcement, aids to navigation, marine security, and homeland safety. College students who’re concerned with this system ought to contact their program coordinator or LSSU Tutorial Providers for extra data.
Extra details about Lake Superior State College will be discovered at www.lssu.edu.