LAS Office of Communications and Marketing Externship

The LAS communications and marketing team assists units within the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences at Illinois in meeting their strategic goals. Through our efforts, we oversee and execute marketing and communication strategy for undergraduate student recruitment; advancement, specifically engagement and fundraising; reputation, specifically sharing the impact of work done by our people and programs; and building an LAS community for our students, faculty, and staff.

Location: Lincoln Hall, University of Illinois Campus

Externship Mentor: Melissa Kuhl (English ’11), Digital Marketing Specialist


Meet with people throughout the marketing & communications team to discuss career paths in
marketing. Complete some exercises related to digital marketing (choose from options including
creating a social media post, a blog post, creating a short video, or providing feedback on an email)

Public transportation? Yes, most campus MTD routes have stops close by.

Parking? Metered parking is available.

Wheelchair accessible? Yes.