Internships 101 – All about internships

In this video, Dr. Brown talks about the importance of internships and provides tips on how a student can go about finding one. (17 min)

About The Presenter:
Dr. Shawn Brown, Assoc Director, NE Ohio Council on Higher Education (NOCHE)


Dr. Brown is the Associate Director of NOCHE which has an organizational mission to mobilize the region's higher education and business communities for collective action that advances regional economic development. As Associate Director, Dr. Brown is responsible for development, communications, overseeing the operations of NOCHE programs and standing committees and implementing NOCHE's new initiative to increase college attainment, the Talent Dividend. He joined NOCHE in 2010. For ten years prior to joining NOCHE, Dr. Brown held positions of increasing responsibility at Hiram College. He most recently served as Director of College Relations where he was responsible for marketing, communications and public relations. His higher education career began as an Admission Counselor, recruiting transfer students and high school students from Northeast Ohio, and advanced to advising adult learners through Hiram's Weekend College as Assistant Dean. Mr. Brown helped Hiram reverse a long-term enrollment decline and increase the total undergraduate headcount from fewer than 800 students to nearly 1,200 students while achieving the institution's academic profile and net tuition revenue goals. Dr. Brown earned his Bachelor of Arts in political science and computer systems management from Hiram College, his Master of Science in higher education from Drexel University, and his Doctor of Education degree from Northeastern University.