Internships and Careers

Many students majoring in politics receive internships with congressional offices, campaigns and law offices.  Many politics students also choose to pursue internships with agencies in Chicago as they gain practical experience.

Past internships include:

  • Center for Research Libraries
  • Chicago Housing Authority
  • Congressman Mark Kirk
  • Kennedy Pierson & Strachan
  • Office of Senator Barack Obama
  • Office of U.S. Senator Richard J. Durbin
  • The Atlantic Council of the United States
  • The Defender Association
  • Tom Cross, House Republican Leader


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