The Legislative Gazette The newspaper of New York State government An Educational Project of the Research Foundation of SUNY New Paltz Recommendation for Legislative Gazette Internship Joseph A. Brill, Deputy Editor and Internship Coordinator The Legislative Gazette, Empire State Plaza Concourse Room 106, Albany, NY 12224 Should you have any questions, please call (518) 473-6862 Notice to the Applicant: Please complete the section below and forward this form to the individual who will serve as your reference. You should also provide a stamped addressed envelope. If the recommendation is handed back to you, place the sealed letter in a large envelope and include it as part of your application. Name of Applicant:______________________________________________________________________________ Last (Family) First Middle Initial Student ID Number: __________________________ School currently attending: _________________________ Name of Reference: ___________________________ Occupation of Reference:___________________________ (Please print) Confidentiality The Family Education Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 (FERPA), as amended, permits enrolled students access to letters of recommendation retained in their files. The applicant may waive this right of access, in which instance, retained letters will be considered confidential and will typically not be available to students. If you wish to waive your right of access to this letter, please indicate by signing your name on the line below. By signing below, you agree to waive all right to review the content of this letter of recommendation. ________________________________________________ Applicant Signature Date Notice to the Recommender The above named individual is applying for an internship at the Legislative Gazette. The Gazette places great emphasis on the importance of testimony of those qualified to offer comments concerning the qualifications of the applicant. Please return to the applicant this completed form in a sealed envelope, with your signature across the sealed flap. If you prefer not to give this form directly to the applicant, please mail this document to the address noted above. Thank you. How long have you known the applicant?____________________ In what capacity?________________________ Please rate the applicant using the scale below. Please provide narrative comments on the reverse side of this form. After completing this section, please turn to the second page. Please comment on the specific talents the applicant has demonstrated in research, writing or teaching. We also welcome comments concerning the applicant’s academic, personal and professional qualities which reflect his/her ability to engage in graduate study. If you wish, you may attach a separate letter instead of using this form. Poor Ability of expression in written and oral work Creativity in research work, projects, etc. Motivation for proposed program of study General preparation for internship Below Average Average Above Average Outstanding Not Able To Judge Please comment on the specific talents the applicant has demonstrated in research and writing. We also welcome comments concerning the applicant’s academic, personal and professional qualities which reflect his/her ability to engage in an internship. If you wish, you may attach a separate letter instead of using this form. _____________________________________________________ Signature Date _____________________________________________________ Title Please return this form in a sealed envelope to the applicant. Please sign your name across the seal of the envelope. Thank you for completing this form according to our instructions. If you have any questions call 518 473-8682 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
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