Internship Opportunities

The Sport Management Department offers courses and majors in the areas of sports and physical activity, as well as a minor in Coaching, in conjunction with the Athletic Training and Exercise Science Department. Sport Management is involved with the management and organization of the whole sporting experience, and students are offered a variety of internship and Connected Learning opportunities while attending Lasell. Below are some of the opportunities Lasell Sport Management students have experienced.

Performance Research (Sports Sponsorship Research)

  • Traveled throughout the U.S. to sports and spectator events, collecting data through interviews with sports fans or event attendees
  • ESPN Outdoor Games, X-Games, Bass master
  • NASCAR events
  • Providence Bruins (Pro Hockey – AHL)

    Students worked with the ticketing operations department, entered information into computer databases, and worked at games.

    New England Riptide (Women’s Pro Fast-Pitch Softball)

    Students worked on daily operations, including game days, and involved in all aspects of the organizational operations.

    Massachusetts Special Olympics

    Students were involved with research, preparation for major sporting events (cycling, winter games, etc.) and public relations.

    Northeastern University Athletic Department

    Students participated in the Marketing and Promotions, game day operations and events, and sports information.

    Mass Premier Soccer

    Students worked at soccer camps, with databases, and helped with scheduling for sport facility.

    Ocean City (MD.) Recreation and Parks Department

    Students worked in program development and operations, as well as marketing and promotions.

     

    Boston Celtics / Bruins / TD BankNorth Garden

    Lasell students have had the chance to intern for Boston teams playing at TD Garden; two former Lasell interns have obtained permanent positions

    Other institutions students have interned for:

    • Bay State Games
    • Boston Cannons (Pro Lacrosse)
    • Boston College/WPI
    • Boston Public Schools
    • Boston University
    • Cape Cod League Baseball
    • ESPN Game Day
    • GNAC Athletic conference
    • Health/Fitness Clubs
    • Hong Kong Events Center
    • Massachusetts Gymnastics
    • Mike Boyle Strength & Conditioning
    • Minor League Pro Baseball
    • NCAA Div. I Women’s Final Four
    • New England Patriots / Revolution
    • New England Storm (Women’s Pro Football)
    • Radio Stations (WEEI, WBZ, ESPN)
    • Springfield Falcons (Pro Hockey – AHL)

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