Sustainability Interns Needed – UAlbany Office of Sustainability – Earn RSSW Credits

The Office of Sustainability is seeking motivated and energetic interns to assist in advancing sustainability initiatives at the University at Albany. Interns can receive 1, 2 or 3 credit(s) through the Community and Public Service Program.

  • Office Composting Coordinator – 35 Hours (1 credit*) for 2 hours each Friday during the semester to manage the Office Composting program.
  • Basketball Recycling Coordinator – 35 Hours (1 credit*) – Lead teams of student volunteers to increase the awareness of recycling at home basketball games. Must be able to attend most home games.
  • Trashion Fashion Coordinator – 35 Hours (1 credit*) – Help the Assistant Director of Sustainability plan the Trashion Fashion Show in April 2017.
  • G3 Intern – 60 hours (2 credits) – Assist the Director of Sustainability in evaluating and reporting out on the development of G3 (Going Green Globally) Program participants.
  • NYCSHE Intern – 60 hours (2 credits) – Assist the Director of Sustainability in communications and website development for the statewide sustainability organization NYCSHE. Experience in social media, communications and word press is preferred.

*We can combine any of the 1 credit internships if 2 or 3 credits are needed.

If you are interested, please send your resume and cover letter to If you have any questions regarding the internships you may contact us via email or call 442-2592.

Please visit for local and national opportunities.

Cassidy Drasser
Assistant Director of Sustainability
Office of Sustainability Ÿ University at Albany
1400 Washington Ave., BA 309 Ÿ Albany, NY 12222
Phone: 518.442.2592 Ÿ Website:  Ÿ  @UAlbanyGreenScn



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Basketball Coaches Wanted – Earn RSSW Credit – South End Children’s Cafe

Volunteer basketball coaches wanted. We would like to start a basketball team at the Cafe. We are looking for 2-4 coaches to come once a week from 4-5   For practice. We are looking for someone who can commit to 6 weeks so the kids can learn skills and then play games and have a fun tournament. Retired coaches, basketball buffs of all ages, high school students and anyone who loves and knows basketball welcome. Please text or call Tracie at 518 -275 – 8890. Thank you and please spread the word. The kids have been asking and it will be great! Tracie

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Volunteers Needed March 7th and March 8th – Upstate NY Jr. Science & Humanities Symposium – Count Toward RSSW Hours – This is a Great Opportunity for Student Organization Involvement

This year’s 32nd Annual Upstate NY JSSH will take place on Tuesday, March 7th and Wednesday, March 8th.  We will need volunteers throughout the day on both days. I’ve made a little chart below which shows the different types of activities we have you helping us with during the symposium . We will need people from 9am-8:30pm on Tuesday, and 10am-2pm on Wednesday.  If you  can do the whole day that is great, but if you can only work shifts of different hours that is fine.  Just email me with your availability and we will work out a schedule of volunteers. 

 I have attached the schedule of the event and also a document that gives a brief overview of what the Upstate NY JSHS to give you some more information about the event.  Once I hear back from you with your availability, I will give you a volunteer schedule for the symposium as we get closer to the event. Also, if you would like to volunteer on Tuesday, you are invited to join us for dinner during the awards ceremony, but are not required to.

 If you can volunteer, please email me ( with your availability by : Friday, January 27th.  Please also feel free to share this opportunity with other students that you think may be interested in helping. I look forward to hearing back from you soon.


Volunteer Duties
Tuesday March 7th– Need Volunteers spanning 9am-8:30pm

*People can work shifts according to their availability


Helping Direct schools from buses to campus

Helping Direct Students, Teachers, Judges, etc.

Checking people in at registration table

Distribute bags to schools

Helping set up Session Rooms


Early Afternoon to Evening

Monitor Rooms

Help Taking Picturesjr-sci-symp-flyrjr-science-and-humanities-symp-scheduleabout-jshs

Direct students to stage

Check dinner badges, etc.


Wednesday, March 8th– Need Volunteers spanning 10am-2pm

Help Taking Pictures

Helping Direct Students, Teachers, Judges, etc.

Thank you!


Marissa S. Tanner

JSHS Coordinator

Science Research/UHS Administrative Assistant

University in the High School Program

Research Foundation for SUNY

University at Albany

1400 Washington Avenue – Bio 001

Albany NY 12222

P: (518)-442-4148

F: (518)-442-4135

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Whiskers Needs Volunteers – Earn RSSW Credit


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UAlbany Intensive English Language Program Needs Volunteers – Earn RSSW Credit


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Seeking Volunteers – Joan Nicole Prince Home – Training Provided – Earn RSSW Credits


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Paid Internship – Albany Co. Convention & Visitors Bureau – Hospitality Sales & Services Internship – Not for Credit


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Living Resources Employment Opportunity – Not for RSSW Credit

Employment Opportunities for Direct Support Professionals assisting people with disabilities in a variety of settings & HHA’s & PCA’s in our Home Care agency.



  • Have a positive impact on the lives of others
  • Experience personal growth & satisfaction
  • Belong to a community of caring people, and
  • Be part of a team helping individuals achieve their goals


                                                           WE OFFER:

  • Day, afternoon-evening shifts and overnights
  • Full time, part time and/or relief positions
  • Competitive pay, a comprehensive benefits plan including health, dental, retirement + a free onsite Fitness Center in our main office!

Valid NYS Driver’s license required.  EOE


Thursday, Jan. 5th  

10am – 3pm

2176 Guilderland Ave.

Schenectady, NY 12306







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Spring 2017 – Campus Opportunity – Work for GSA (Graduate Student Association) All Undergraduates looking to RSSW Opportunities


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Interns Needed – Earn RSSW Credits – It Could Happen to YOU

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