Tag: Internships

August 8, 2018 10:11 AM

I recently attended the Picnic in the Park at the Warner Park Shelter, where we were celebrating the halfway point of the summer internships for the Wanda Fullmore interns. Common Wealth Development invited interns, supervisors and family, all without whom this program would not be successful. … [read more]

July 3, 2018 3:10 PM

We recently kicked off the 2018 Wanda Fullmore internship program for high school aged youth with a dinner event at the Central Library that included this year’s interns, their families, City of Madison supervisors and Common Wealth employees. This program is designed to connect teens with local … [read more]

October 20, 2017 12:44 PM

Nature is nearby and everybody deserves the chance to go outside and enjoy it. This past summer with support from the Children in Nature Network, Wanda Fullmore interns were able to work with the Parks and Public Health Madison and Dane County departments to explore the relationship between … [read more]

June 30, 2017 12:54 PM

It's hard to believe that we are approaching the 30th Anniversary of our Madison-Freiburg sister city relationship. It has been a wonderful partnership as we have shared ideas and friendships for many years. As part of the celebration, the Madison-Freiburg Sister City Committee has commissioned … [read more]

June 20, 2017 6:19 PM

Another summer in the City and another year of the Wanda Fullmore Internship program! We had a great kick off this week and I was delighted to meet with the high school interns and their families. The goal of the internship program is to provide high school age youth on the job … [read more]

August 22, 2016 11:19 AM

We have just successfully completed the third annual Wanda Fullmore Youth Internship program. Commonwealth Development, along with the Mayor's Office and many other City Department and Division Heads were among the participants. This year was our biggest yet, with over 50 high school age interns … [read more]

June 27, 2014 12:00 PM

I was glad to see the Wanda Fullmore Youth Employment Initiative in the news.  If you missed it, check out the video below. [read more]

June 25, 2014 9:10 AM

I enjoyed meeting the youth interns at the Wanda Fullmore Youth Internship Program Kickoff yesterday afternoon.  With efforts from the City of Madison, the Boys and Girls Club of Dane County and Dane County Youth Services, we were able to place 23 high school students within 17 different City … [read more]