Sweetly Dorm Partners with Parker Dewey to Offer Micro-Internships to First-Generation College Students


Sweetly Dorm Partners with Parker Dewey to Offer Micro-Internships to First-Generation College Students and Recent Graduates

Boynton Beach, Florida – June 24, 2024 – Sweetly Dorm, a women-owned online boutique specializing in dorm décor and college essentials, is thrilled to announce its partnership with Parker Dewey to offer Micro-Internships to first-generation college students and recent graduates from all majors. This initiative aims to provide students with the opportunity to execute professional assignments, build and demonstrate skills, and explore various career paths.

Empowering First-Generation Students with Real-World Experience

Parker Dewey, a mission-oriented organization, connects talented students with great companies through Micro-Internships. Since its founding in 2015, Parker Dewey has been at the forefront of linking employers with the next generation of talent through short-term, professional assignments. These Micro-Internships are paid, project-based experiences that allow students to gain critical skills and build their resumes.

Students can create a free account, upload their resume, and apply for projects that match their interests and skillsets. The micro-internship board is frequently updated with new opportunities, many of which are remote, enabling students to connect with employers nationwide. Additionally, both employers and students can add SWEETLY DORM affiliation to their profiles, further enhancing their networking potential.

A Message from Sweetly Dorm’s Founder and CEO

"We are excited about sharing and promoting this opportunity to first-gen college students and employers. The Micro-Internships will add professional value, give students hands-on experience, and the bonus is that all the projects are paid," said Lynne W. Gassant, Founder and CEO of Sweetly Dorm. "This partnership aligns perfectly with our mission to uplift first-generation female college students and support their journey into adulthood."

Benefits of Micro-Internships with Parker Dewey:

- Participate in paid projects with a short time commitment
- Explore diverse career paths while working on real-world assignments
- Showcase skills to prospective employers
- Apply classroom knowledge in practical scenarios
- Develop a professional portfolio and expand your network

Micro-Internships are utilized by companies ranging from Fortune 500 enterprises to new start-ups, with opportunities across various departments such as sales, marketing, tech, HR, and finance.

About Parker Dewey

Parker Dewey is dedicated to connecting great talent with great companies through Micro-Internships. These short-term professional assignments help students and recent graduates gain valuable experience, explore career options, and develop important skills. Since 2015, Parker Dewey has been helping employers access a diverse pool of talented candidates ready to contribute meaningfully to their organizations.

About Sweetly Dorm

Sweetly Dorm is a privately women-owned online boutique that specializes in dorm décor, room essentials, college accessories, and more. The company is committed to uplifting first-generation female college students across the U.S., helping them to authentically express themselves and find their creative voice as they transition to adulthood. With a curated selection of products and a dedication to customer satisfaction, Sweetly Dorm aspires to make the college experience a little sweeter for every student.

For more information, please contact:

Sherley Gu, Public Relations
Sweetly Dorm
hello@sweetlydorm.com | Social: @sweetlydorm



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