The Department of English offers you many ways to get involved both on campus and in the broader community, including Des Moines. Your biggest challenge may be narrowing your choices.
Many English majors seek internships so they can apply their skills in professional settings and explore a variety of careers. From in-house opportunities, such as working as a Writing Consultant in the Simpson Writing Center, or serving on the staff of Sequel or Janus Head, to placements with companies in the greater Des Moines area, internships can open the door to your professional future. Learn more about Internships.