Riipen Academy

Students

In-Class Projects

In-Class Projects are real projects provided by employers which are completed by students for course credit, usually in teams.

Expectations
Learn about what an In-Class Project is, and what to expect when you participate in one of them.
What to expect with In-Class Projects
Kickoff
Get your project off on the right foot by following these guidelines on your first interaction with the company.
Starting your In-Class Project
Communication
Learn how to engage with employers during an In-Class Project; what you can expect from them, what they expect from you.
How to interact with employers
Success
Keep these tips in mind while you complete an In-Class Project and you are sure to be successful!
Get the most out of your project
Feedback
Providing feedback is a critical step in the process. Reflect on your project and provide contructive criticism for your company.
What makes good feedback?

Challenges

A Challenge is a short project provided by a company for students to complete outside of coursework. Challenges usually have prizes or job opportunities attached, and let students show off their abilities to employers.

Expectations
Learn about what a Challenge is, and what to expect when you participate in one of them.
What to expect from a Challenge
Communication
Learn how to engage with employers during a Challenge; what you can expect from them, what they expect from you.
How to interact with employers
Success
Keep these tips in mind while you complete a Challenge and you are sure to be successful!
Get the most out of your Challenge

Virtual Internships

A Virtual Internship is an individual or group remote work experience which is project based. Virtual Internships are paid except in some cases when they are part of academic programming.

Expectations
Learn about what a Virtual Internship is, and what to expect when you participate in one of them.
What to expect with Virtual Internships
Communication
Learn how to engage with employers during a Virtual Internship; what you can expect from them, what they expect from you.
How to interact with employers
Success
Keep these tips in mind while you complete a Virtual Internship and you are sure to be successful!
Get the most out of your Virtual Internship