Internships and Careers

Communication students conduct internships in a variety of fields and industries ranging from public relations to sports and politics, giving 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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