Reasons to apply for SEAM:

  • Realize the potential of your traditional liberal arts degree by exploring careers and work environments
  • Become familiar with workplace dynamics and professional etiquette
  • Apply skills learned in the classroom to a real-life environment
  • Gain great experience to include on a resume AND make great connections

As a student mentee in the SEAM program,
your externship will…

  • Illustrate the mission, goals, functions, services and procedures of the participating organization.
  • Show you the flow of projects your mentor touches and the way that role fits into the bigger picture of an organization.
  • Showcase some of the transferable skills you can develop in a liberal arts major that will lead to professional success.
  • Offer chances to conduct informational interviews with professionals to learn more about corporate culture and the paths toward making your mark.

Curious about who you’d extern with this spring break?
Check out the profiles of this year’s mentors.

Interested in becoming a SEAM Mentee?

Let us know you’re interested - so you don't miss out on next year's application! When you become a SEAM mentee, you’ll get the chance to open your eyes and expand your horizons. You’ll gain insights and experiences as you begin to learn about yourself and the diverse places your liberal arts education can take you, as well as the steps it will take to get there.