Victor B. Cole, Minneapolis, was appointed academic internship coordinator for the Metropolitan State University Center for Community-Based Learning. The three-quarter time appointment is effective April 18. Cole replaced Jeannine Harff who retired earlier this year.
He is responsible for coordination and implementation of the university-wide academic internship program and works with individual students seeking study abroad opportunities. He advises and assists students, coordinates internships with faculty members in each college, outreaches to communities, businesses and government agencies, and plans, promotes and evaluates the internship program.