CIP Blog

Articles, videos and more from the College Internship Program’s five national centers of excellence.

College Academics at CIP Berkeley

During the Spring Semester, students completed courses at various colleges around the Bay area, including the Peralta Campuses (Laney, Merritt, and Berkeley Community Colleges), San Francisco...

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Strategies for the Summer Term

With summer break here, it’s an appropriate time to acknowledge that our students benefit from structure and routines in their schedule. Much of the structure they’re accustomed to during the...

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Employee Recognition: Alexia Kutzner & Maria Fuster

Many positive things are happening at our CIP Long Beach center thanks to therapists Alexia Kutzner and Maria Fuster

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Employee Recognition: Rosa Portillo

Great things happen when student health and safety, employee development, and community partnerships collide! 

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Unplug: Tips For Parents To Help Students With Autism Get Off Electronics

The Problem

Spending excessive time with electronic technology can be an issue for all students - with or without autism. 

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CIP Berkeley: Moving On Up!

By Pilar PageAssistant DirectorCIP Berkeley 

Spring 2017 initiated our season of changes here at the CIP Berkeley Center. 

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Berkeley Staff Spotlight: Yasin Johnson

College Internship Program Berkeley would like to spotlight Yasin Johnson, Life Skills Coordinator.

Yasin, has been with the Berkeley center since it opened 10 years ago. 

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Long Beach Staff Spotlight: Crystal Hayes

The Long Beach College Internship Program would like to spotlight Crystal Hayes, Head Student Advisor.

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Thinking Positive Panel 2017: Chicago, IL

Empowering presentations for young adults with Autism and LD, their parents, and the professionals who support them.

Thinking Positive About the Future panels offer insight into the key stages of...

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CIP Berkeley Makes a Difference During Autism Awareness Month

In April, College Internship Program’s Berkeley campus celebrated Autism Awareness Month as an opportunity for invigorating the LD community through knowledge, service, and advocacy. 

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