Rising Senior Interns at Decorated Channel 5 in Boston

Sarah Roof, a rising senior at High Point University, is getting a taste of behind-the-scenes action at the decorated Boston news channel, WCVB-TV Channel 5, as an assignment desk intern. Roof, who is majoring in communication, does a variety of tasks on the job at the news station such as identifying breaking news stories in and around Boston.

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Rising Junior Scores Internship with PGA Championship

Joel Wilson, a rising junior at High Point University, is taking a swing at his career by getting the chance to intern with the 2012 PGA Championship at The Ocean Course in Kiawah Island, S.C. Wilson, who is majoring in strategic communication with a minor in sports management, is working as an operations assistant for the PGA Championship.

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Junior Serves as Youth Intern at Local Church

Leeann Mangum, a junior at High Point University double majoring in English writing and religion, has gained relevant career experience as a youth intern at a local church. Mangum has spent the year serving as the Family Ministry Team Intern at Church of The Redeemer in Greensboro. In her position, Mangum works with children, youth, and their families in the church.

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Senior Prepares for Future with Event Planning Internship

Kristen Bolton, a senior studying human relations and business at High Point University, is busy planning ahead for her future career and gaining valuable real-world experience with her internship at Bella Wedding and Event Planning in Greensboro. Bolton, who is from Southampton, N.Y., is responsible for working with brides-to-be in planning their dream weddings.

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Student Gains Real World Experience at Furniture Library Internship

Meaghan Wade, a senior at High Point University majoring in home furnishings with minors in history and art history, is gaining valuable professional insight from her internship at the Bernice Bienenstock Furniture Library this semester. As part of her internship, Wade is helping create an online database of each book in the library, which include many rare and out-of-print books.

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Senior Gets Experience at Fast-Paced Design Internship

Jessica Wood, a senior majoring in interior design at High Point University, is gaining on-the-job career experience thanks to her internship at Elements of Style Interiors design firm in Greensboro. Wood is responsible for choosing fabrics, wallpapers, furniture and accessories for their current projects and managing the firm’s social media and blogs.

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Student Provides Art Therapy to Children Through Internship at Brenner Children’s Hospital

Meghan Callahan, a junior at High Point University, recently found a unique way to use her art major to benefit local children with a life-threatening illness thanks to an internship with Brenner Children’s Hospital in Winston-Salem. Callahan is working as an Arts for Life Intern, a program on the oncology floor that focuses on using arts as a form of being joy to the children.

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HPU Student Gets Behind-The-Scenes Experience At Film Internship

Regan Trenchard, a rising sophomore majoring in communication with a concentration in electronic media at High Point University, spent her summer at the Film Industry Training Program at Quinnipiac University in Hamden, Conn. Trenchard recently completed the four-week intensive training program, which focuses on the film and television industry.

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Student Spends Summer Interning With World-Class Lecture Agency

Katie Kilgore, a rising senior majoring in strategic communication at High Point University, is busy working behind the scenes at a summer internship with Leading Authorities, Inc. (LAI), a world-class lecture agency that manages or promotes top-tier speakers and nationally-recognized performers all over the world. Kilgore has been working closely with the production manager and vice president of productions, as well as video editors and the creative and technical directors.

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Student Selected As One Of 14 Interns With Scripps Networks

Andrew Faust, a rising senior majoring in biology and communication at High Point University, received the unique opportunity to serve as an online editorial intern as part of a summer internship for Scripps Networks Interactive in Knoxville, Tenn. Faust was one of only 14 students selected nationwide from more than 700 applicants to take part in the internship, which is part of the Dow Jones News Fund Summer Internship Program.

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Taylor Chosen As One Of Three Interns For Prestigious Research Opportunity

Bradley Taylor, a rising junior at High Point University majoring in chemistry and mathematics with a minor in music, is spending the summer getting unique scientific training by interning at Wake Forest University in an undergraduate chemistry research program. Taylor was chosen as one of only three students selected out of a large pool of applicants to participate in the program.

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HPU Junior Interns With Pittsburgh Today Live

Jourdan Cable, a junior majoring in journalism with a minor in marketing, spent her summer behind the camera thanks to an internship with Pittsburgh Today Live on KDKA-TV. During the internship, Cable was responsible for preparing the green room, escorting and interacting with guests, finding and booking people to appear on the show, writing segments for the show, going on-location with reporters, and even doing interviews and going on TV.

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HPU Senior Interns With Make-A-Wish Foundation

Amanda Reynolds, a senior majoring in human relations at High Point University, was granted her own wish by earning an internship opportunity with the Program Services Department at the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Reynolds works with the program team on projects whose main goal is focusing on fulfilling the foundation?s mission.

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