Are you an enthusiastic undergraduate geographer looking to gain office-based work experience? Don’t miss the chance to apply for a two-week work experience placement with the Society.
The Society provides two-week office-based work experience placements for undergraduate geographers during the Christmas, Easter and summer holidays.
The work experience placements give students the opportunity to find out more about what the Society does, and contribute to the work of a number of departments.
Abi Whitefield, a current undergraduate student at the University of St Andrews, completed a work experience placement in December 2016. She worked within the Society’s Communications and Discovering Britain teams.
Abi said: “The placement has been a fantastic experience and has enabled me to learn more about the Society’s work. I’ve been given a variety of interesting tasks, including completing communications research for the Migrants on the Margins project. This placement has enabled me to develop skills which employers will search for in the future, and it will look great on my CV!”
The focus is Robert Falcon Scott's Terra Nova expedition which relied so heavily on the support of the Society.
5 December 2020
In 1874, John Forrest led an expedition on a 2,700 mile crossing of Australia’s Western Desert.
30 November 2020
Victor tells the story of the sacred river and explains how the fate of the world's most important waterway has lessons for all the great rivers of our planet.
18 March 2019
School Member Lecture, 28 June 2017
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