Class of 2019 Outcomes: Mitch Rissmiller Joins the TODAY Show Team

With another successful commencement behind us, High Point University seniors have kicked-off prestigious career paths around the world at Fortune 500 companies, international service programs, public school systems, top-tier law, medical and graduate school programs, and many other esteemed organizations thanks to their journey at HPU. Here’s a glimpse of one extraordinary senior from the […]

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Internship Profile: Kaylee Kerr Acts as Media Intern for Newfields

  READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Kaylee Kerr Hometown: Avon, Indiana Year: Class of 2021 Major: Communications, focusing in electronic media with double minors in graphic design and photography Internship: Kerr worked as the media intern for Newfields, a 100-acre nature park that houses the Indianapolis Museum of Art (IMA), gardens and woodlands. As the […]

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Class of 2019 Outcomes: Sydney Feiss Plans Nationwide Conferences in NYC

With another successful commencement behind us, High Point University seniors have kicked-off prestigious career paths around the world at Fortune 500 companies, international service programs, public school systems, top-tier law, medical and graduate school programs, and many other esteemed organizations thanks to their journey at HPU. Here’s a glimpse of one extraordinary senior from the […]

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Internship Profile: Kacey Ruben Verifies an interest in Videography

  READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Kacey Ruben Hometown: Dumfries, Virginia Year: Class of 2020 Major: Communication with a focus in electronic media Internship: Ruben worked as the video intern for ICF, where she created internal videos about programs and resources employees access to continue professional development within their careers. The videos she created were […]

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Internship Profile: Shannon Vinci Builds Brand Marketing Experience

  READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Shannon Vinci Hometown: Sewell, New Jersey Year: Class of 2021 Major: Event management Internship: Vinci acted as the brand marketing intern for Wind Creek Bethlehem Casino in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. In her role, she assisted in rebranding the company. How HPU helped you get there: “In my two years at […]

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Internship Profile: Ryley Fredericksen Manages Social Media at Medi USA

  READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Ryley Fredericksen Hometown: Parker, Colorado Year: Class of 2020 Major: Media and pop-culture and a minor in sales Internship: Fredericksen spent the summer as a social media marketing intern at Medi USA where she helped brainstorm, research, create and post content relative to the company’s brand. Her projects included […]

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Internship Profile: Dru Loman Interns with the Dallas Wings

  READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Dru Loman Hometown: Wilmington, North Carolina Year: Class of 2021 Major: Sport communication with a minor in marketing Internship: This summer, Loman served as a marketing and community relations intern with the Dallas Wings, a WNBA team, in Dallas, Texas. He worked on high-priority projects and executed high impact […]

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Internship Profile: Julia Del Viscio Joins the New Jersey Jackals

  READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Julia Del Viscio Hometown: Parsippany, New Jersey Year: Class of 2022 Major: Strategic communication Internship: Del Viscio interned with the New Jersey Jackals as a sales administrative, where she worked in the management office and assisted in public relations, community outreach and event management for the minor league baseball […]

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Internship Profile: Joseph Shomaker Uses Marketing Major at Hobsons

  READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Joseph Shomaker Hometown: Purcellville, Virginia Year: Class of 2021 Major: Marketing with a minor in sport management Internship: Shomaker spent the summer with Hobsons as the product marketing intern, responsible for a variety of tasks, including creating new content to use for advertising and sales, tracking website analytics data […]

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Class of 2019 Outcomes: Alexandra Vaughn Goes For Graduate School

With another successful commencement behind us, High Point University seniors have kicked-off prestigious career paths around the world at Fortune 500 companies, international service programs, public school systems, top-tier law, medical and graduate school programs, and many other esteemed organizations thanks to their journey at HPU. Here’s a glimpse of one extraordinary senior from the […]

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Internship Profile: Lexi Sanders Works at WGN, Tribune Media

  READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Lexi Sanders Hometown: Naperville, Illinois Year: Class of 2020 Major: Journalism with a minor in political science Internship: Sanders spent the summer with WGN Channel 9 News in Chicago as the creative services intern. During her internship, she ran social media, shadowed reporters, recorded promos, attended WGN sponsored festivals […]

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Internship Profile: Shaylyn Kelly Networks with NASCAR

  READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Shaylyn Kelly Hometown: Bedford, New Hampshire Year: Class of 2021 Major: Human relations with a minor in event management Internship: Kelly joined the New Hampshire Motor Speedway this summer as the communications and events intern and works with both the event and communication management teams. Her responsibilities include planning, […]

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Internship Profile: Hannah Gutenstein interns at the Gene Siskel Film Center

  READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Hannah Gutenstein Hometown: Valparaiso, Indianna Year: Class of 2021 Major: Strategic communication with a minor in marketing Internship: Gutenstein is working with the Gene Siskel Film Center as a PR and marketing intern in Chicago,. The Gene Siskel Film Center is part of the School of the Art Institute […]

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Internship Profile: Catherine Ford Uses Her Major at the United States Trade Representative

  READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Catherine Ford Hometown: Delray Beach, Florida Year: Class of 2020 Major: Political science with a minor in communication Internship: Ford is working for the Office of the United States Trade Representative in Washington, D.C., as a public and media affairs intern. USTR, part of The Executive Office of the […]

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Internship Profile: Alexa Maldonado Jumpstarts a Career with Ben & Jerry’s

  READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Alexa Maldonado Hometown: Brooklyn, New York Year: Class of 2021 Major: Event management with a minor in marketing Internship: Maldonado is interning with Ben & Jerry’s as a marketing and sales coordinator in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. She is in charge of managing new and existing catering partner relations […]

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Internship Profile: Ally Patterson Practices News Presentation

  READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Ally Patterson Hometown: Fort Mill, South Carolina Year: Class of 2021 Major: Broadcast journalism with a minor in media production and entrepreneurship Internship: Patterson is spending the summer as a newsroom intern at WBTV in Charlotte, North Carolina. She is shadowing and assisting in multiple roles. From reporters and […]

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Internship Profile: Ally Pratapas Practices Trade Marketing

  READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Ally Pratapas Hometown: Winston-Salem, North Carolina Year: Class of 2020 Major: Strategic communication with a minor in sales Internship: Pratapas is interning for Reynolds American Incorporated this summer as a trade marketing intern in Raliegh, North Carolina. She has the opportunity to work alongside an amazing team, where she’s […]

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Internship Profile: Laney Badulis Builds Business Skills

  READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Laney Badulis Hometown: Raleigh, North Carolina Year: Class of 2020 Major: Strategic communication with a minor in graphic design Internship: Badulis is working for Red Hat as an account based marketing intern in Raleigh, North Carolina. She supports the buildout of contact databases to help target clients using a […]

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Internship Profile: Paul Clark Uses his Major at the MLB

READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Paul Clark Hometown: Auburn, New York Year: Class of 2020 Major: Business administration with minors in communication, finance and marketing Internship: Clark joins Major League Baseball in New York City as an on-field operations and umpiring intern this summer. He works in the office of the commissioner and maintains different […]

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