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Announcing a Strategic Partnership with Hospitality Internships, LLC

June 24, 2024 7:21 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

CEIA and Hospitality Internships, LLC Announce Strategic Partnership to Advance Cooperative Education and Internship Programs in the Hospitality Industry Dallas, TX (June 6, 2024): The Cooperative Education and Internship Association (CEIA) and Hospitality Internships, LLC are excited to announce a strategic partnership aimed at advancing cooperative education and internship programs in the hospitality sector. This... Read More »

In Memory of Dr. Harry Heinemann

June 24, 2022 7:48 pm Published by 1 Comment

Dr. Harry HeinemannDecember 12, 1933 – April 20, 2022 The Legacy Group Back Row (left to right): Sam Sovilla, Bruce Lumsden, Jim VartyFront Row: Chris Pratt, Jim Wilson, and Harry Heinemann It is with sadness that we share the passing of a true “pioneer” and a giant in the field of cooperative education, Dr Harry... Read More »

CEIA Verdict Response

April 21, 2021 6:06 pm Published by 1 Comment

Dear CEIA Colleagues, Yesterday’s verdict, which found Derek Chauvin guilty of all charges in the murder of George Floyd, symbolizes our first steps towards justice, accountability, and equity. Knowing that this verdict cannot bring back the life that was tragically taken, the devastation experienced by the Floyd Family needs to remain in our minds going... Read More »

Just because I’m an introvert doesn’t mean I love working from home

August 28, 2020 5:38 pm Published by 3 Comments

Tina Mello (she/her/hers) Cooperative Education Faculty, Biology, Northeastern University Save this introvert from working at home. I have always known that working from home was not for me, even before the current pandemic sent me off-campus for what feels like a never-ending stretch of time (I already know I’m working remotely through the fall at... Read More »


June 5, 2020 5:18 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

CEIA – STANDING TOGETHER AGAINST RACISM Dear CEIA Colleagues, Our hearts are broken as we mourn the loss of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, Tony McDade, and many others in the black community that have been senselessly killed and injured during instances of systemic violence and police brutality.  For too long, individuals in our... Read More »

Coronavirus: Support & Resources

March 23, 2020 7:19 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

In response to the coronavirus, CEIA brings important information and resources to its members. We hope this page will serve as a central source of support and information. For the latest information and updates please visit:

CEIA welcomes newest blog contributor!

December 12, 2019 2:08 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

CEIA would like to introduce our newest blog contributor, Erin Glaser. Erin serves as a Cooperative Education Advisor in the Steinbright Career Development Center at Drexel University. Please join us in welcoming her to our community! Erin has a few words to share with us! Greetings CEIA Community, I am honored to be invited to... Read More »

U.S. News & World Report Ranks Top Colleges and Universities for Internships and Co-ops!

November 19, 2019 7:26 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Results from a new survey sent to college presidents, chief academic officers, deans of students and deans of admissions from more than 1,500 schools showcase some of our very own board member schools. The 2020 Edition of Best Colleges marks the first time U.S. News & World Report has ranked schools with co-op and internship... Read More »

2020 CEIA Call for Proposals Deadline is Approaching!

October 11, 2019 4:18 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Career services professionals, cooperative education and internship practitioners, faculty, employers, and scholars are invited to share innovative ideas, best practices, and research that elevates experiential learning at the 57th Annual CEIA Conference in San Diego, California. Program proposals are now being accepted! Submit your proposal by Friday, October 18, 2019 at 11:59 p.m. (CST). Helpful... Read More »

CEIA Annual Awards – Nominations Due November 1

October 11, 2019 4:10 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Each year, CEIA celebrates outstanding achievements in the field by offering several national awards. We recognize students, educators and employers who have excelled in or made significant impact in work-integrated learning. Please consider submitting an award nomination. The application deadline is November 1, 2019. The Dean Herman Schneider Award (educator) The Charles F. Kettering Award... Read More »