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2018-2019 Internship Calendar
9/4/2018 First Day of Orientation
10/12/2018-10/13/2018 VASPEN Conference - Virginia Beach, VA (interns attend 10/13/2018)
10/20/2018 -10/23/2018 FNCE -Washington, D.C. (optional attendance)
11/22/2018-11/23/2018 Thanksgiving Break
12/3/2018 Capstone Project - Literature Review Due
12/22/2018-1/6/2019 Winter Break
1/7/2019 Dietetic Internship Open House
February - May  Intern Class Day Presentations (Assigned date will vary intern to intern)
February Business Plan Presentations
2/1/2019 Regina Gottlieb Scholarship Application Due
2/4/2019 Interim Capstone Project Report Due
2/13/2019 Virginia Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Legislative Day - Richmond, VA
March National Nutrition Month Activities
3/12/2019 Registered Dietitian-Nutritionist Day
3/25/2019-3/29/2019 Elective Week
4/1/2019-4/5/2019 Spring Break
4/7/2019-4/9/2019 Virginia Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Annual Meeting - Harrisonburg, VA (Interns attend 4/8 or 4/9)
4/17/2019 Regina Gottlieb Scholarship Breakfast
5/1/2019 Capstone Project & Paper Due
5/15/2019 Capstone Presentations (AM) - 6 interns present
5/15/2019 Preceptor Appreciation Reception
5/22/2019 Capstone Presentations (PM) - 6 interns present
5/27/2019 Memorial Day - Interns are off for the holiday. Interns are in rotations Tuesday-Friday
6/3/2019 Career Portfolio
6/7/2019 Community Leadership & Volunteerism Activity Log Due
6/27/2019 Graduation Materials Due
6/28/2019 Graduation 

Note: Dates are subject to change at the discretion of the internship leadership team. Interns are usually in rotation Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday each week. Class Days typically occur on Wednesdays of each week, with a few exceptions. Exact dates for specific rotations, class day presentations, cooking demos, outpatient round table discussions, and community involvement activities will vary intern to intern. An example schedule is available upon request. 

Interns are allotted two personal days and two professional days in addition to Thanksgiving Break, Winter Break, Spring Break, and Memorial Day. Time missed beyond days stated above will require on-site rotation weekend work or extending rotation work beyond graduation.