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If you are looking for something to put on
a resume doing a short term project suffices. You can live on the pay. It is
a bohemian life like a starving artist.
Like any job you have to deal with differences of opinion personalities etc.
If there is one reason I would not recommend Americorps it is because there
are far to many restrictions and rules in so
much that you may feel you are on constant probabation. There are grey areas
that someone may choose to make an issue
with. The program means well but I would
pass. There are other internships and opportunities where you can feel energized
and feel free to contribute in a positive