Internships and Careers

Communication students have had internships in a variety of fields and industries ranging from public relations to sports and politics. Through internships, communications students develop practical experience to give them an edge in this highly marketable field. 

Past internships sites include:

  • 93 WXRT 94.7 Chicago’s True Oldies Channel
  • AFLAC
  • Alderman Frank Olivo - 13th Ward
  • American Custom Publishing
  • American Osteophatic Association
  • Boy Scouts of America - Northeast Illinois Council - Copy Editor
  • Boy Scouts of America - Northeast Illinois Council - Graphic Artist
  • Bruce G. Southworth Productions
  • Burns Entertainment & Sports Marketing, Inc.
  • Buster Creative
  • Career Resource Center - Grant Writer
  • Career Resource Center - Marketing/Communications
  • Chamber Publications
  • Chicago Blackhawks
  • Chicago Council on Foreign Relations
  • Chicago Festival Association
  • Chicago Home Fitness
  • Chicago Hospital News
  • Chicago Public Radio
  • Chicago Shakespeare Theater
  • Chicago Symphony Orchestra
  • Chicago Tribune
  • Citadel Theatre Co.
  • Clear Channel Radio (Chicago)
  • Clear Channel Radio (Northfield)
  • Congressman Mark Kirk
  • Dolores Kohl Education Foundation
  • Edelman Public Relations
  • Eightball Films, Inc.
  • Facets & the Chicago International Children’s Film
  • GITA and Associates, Inc.
  • GreenTarget Global Group
  • Helenic Museum and Cultural Center
  • Illinois Arts Council
  • Jerry Springer Show
  • Kennedy Pierson & Strachan
  • Kiss FM 103.5 - WKSC FM
  • Lake County Forest Preserves
  • Lake Forest-Lake Bluff Historical Society
  • Leslie Hindman Auctioneers
  • Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
  • March of Dimes
  • Max Schewitz Foundation
  • Merchandise Mart Properties, Inc. (MMPI) –
  • Modus Publicity
  • NBC 5 Chicago
  • New England Financial
  • Noreen Heron & Associates
  • Northwestern University
  • Office of Senator Barack Obama
  • Office of U.S. Senator Richard J. Durbin
  • Pankow Associates
  • Paris Presents, Inc.
  • Pioneer Press
  • Ravinia
  • Rolling Stone Magazine
  • Today’s Chicago Woman
  • U.S. Government General Services Administration
  • United Airlines
  • WGN-TV Sports
  • Winnetka Historical Society
  • WSCR 670 AM The Score
  • YWCA of Metropolitan Chicago

 


For more information about internships at Lake Forest College, please visit the Internships page. 

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