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WCASA is Wisconsin's only state-wide coalition dedicated to ending sexual violence.

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        Our Mission

        The Wisconsin Coalition Against Sexual Assault creates the social change necessary to end sexual violence. 


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        WCASA INTERNSHIPS

         

        Communications & Events Internship
        Recruiting for Fall 2017

         

        The Wisconsin Coalition Against Sexual Assault (WCASA) seeks qualified applicants for an unpaid, volunteer communications and events internship. 

        In addition to the duties below, interns can propose and pursue an independent project to dive deeper into an issue or competency and to develop a portfolio-grade product. Examples of projects include, but are not limited to, developing a marketing video, an online toolkit, a communications strategy memo, an opinion article (op-ed) for submission to news outlets, and explanatory infographics.

        Typical Duties:

        • Assist with social media research, drafting and scheduling/posting
        • Assist with managing website and databases
        • Assist with event planning and communications planning
        • Assist with drafting and/or launching press releases, action alerts, updates, op-eds, message framing and talking points, web copy, reports, etc.
        • Attend and cover occasional meetings or events
        • Collaborate effectively with staff members as needed on other projects

        Qualifications:

        • Self-motivated, proactive, enthusiastic undergraduate, graduate student, or recent graduate
        • Strong research, writing and editing skills
        • Excellent attention to detai
        • Strong computer and Internet skills
        • Strong interest in ending sexual violence
        • Creative thinker
        • Respectful and constructive team player
        • Eager to learn and to collaborate

        Salary

        This is an unpaid, volunteer internship. However, WCASA can collaborate with interns and their schools on providing academic credit.

        How to Apply

        Your application should include this internship application, a cover letter, resume, three professional references, tentative start/end date, and your availability. Please send this application to Peter Fiala. No calls, please. Thank you for your interest!

         

        Other Internship Possibilities

         

        WCASA has accommodated social work, gender and women's studies and legal interns in the past. If you have questions about other internship possibilities, please email wcasa@wcasa.org

        Upcoming Events

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        2017 Calendar

        Regional TA Info/Trainings

        Webinars

        Film Screenings
        Statewide Events

         

        Registration
          

        Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) Regional Advocacy Trainings (see flyer)

        11/1: Eau Claire

        11/2: Green Bay

        11/3: Wausau

        11/28: Platteville

        11/29: Sturtevant

        11/30: Madison

        > November 7 (4:00pm): WCASA Film Series: 'The Invisible War', Madison

        > November 7: Voices of Men Community Breakfast, Appleton

        > November 10, 
        WCASA Annual Meeting
        WCASA Office, Madison

        > December 5-8: Sexual Assault Victim Advocacy School, Madison

         

        Save the Date

         

        October 16: (7:00PM): 
        WCASA and 3 WI-based prevention projects on Madison's 89.9 WORT’s Access Hour for a discussion about sexual assault prevention

        > June 7 & 8, 2018: WCASA's Training Institute, Kalahari Resort, WI Dells

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