Internship Outcomes: Casey Koslosky Interns at Student Veterans of America

READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Casey Koslosky Hometown: San Anselmo, California Year: Class of 2019 Major: Political Science Internship: Koslosky helps to track and summarize legislation for the policy team, as well as attend congressional hearings and meetings with external partners. Every day is unique, some days she lobbies on Capitol Hill all day and […]

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Internship Outcomes: Taylor Agapite Interns at TripAdvisor

Name: Taylor Agapite Hometown: Canton, Massachusetts Year: Class of 2018 Major: Marketing Internship: Working on the partnerships team in the brand marketing department for the world’s largest travel site was exhilarating. Agapite’s typical day included outreach and communication efforts for TripAdvisor’s growing portfolio of strategicbrand partners. She also curated content for an interactive touchscreen at future TripAdvisor […]

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Internship Outcomes: Kristina Wolinski Interns for TD Garden

Name: Kristina Wolinski Hometown: Brookline, MA Year: Class of 2018 Major: Business with a minor in Marketing  Internship: Wolinski worked for TD Garden, following social media accounts, creating content, and researching what kinds of content the company wanted to post. She had the opportunity to serve as the VIP assistant for Tim McGraw and Faith Hill’s Boston leg […]

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Internship Outcomes: Michaela Mucha Designs for Ivanka Trump HQ

Name: Michaela Mucha Hometown: Havre de Grace, Maryland    Year: Class of 2018  Major: Graphic design with minors in Computer Science, Communications and Mathematics. Internship: Mucha spent the summer as a graphic desing intern for Ivanka Trump HQ in NYC. As part of the Ivanka Trump HQ team of 16 women, she worked cross-functionally in […]

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Internship Outcomes: Kiersten Ketcham Works Communications for Greensboro Swarm

Name: Kiersten Ketcham Hometown: Lancaster, Pennsylvania Year: Class of 2018 Major: Human Relations Internship: Ketcham worked primarily with the Charlotte Hornets NBA G-League affiliate the Greensboro Swarm in their communications department. She created different media materials for the team to use when reaching out to different media outlets, and helped run the stats department on game days. Ketcham was […]

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INTERNSHIP PROFILE: Hayley Houston Interns for the American Diabetes Association & The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society

Name: Hayley Houston Hometown: Boston, Massachusetts Year: Class of 2018 Major: Nonprofit Leadership and Management Internship: During her time at the American Diabetes Association, Houston was in charge of the food and drink donations for a walk in October. She also attend events and made phone calls. During her internship at the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, Houston was responsible for […]

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Internship Outcomes: Morgan Crowder Interns for Ad. Agency in Arizona

Name: Morgan Crowder Hometown: Hillsville, Virginia Year: Class of 2018   Major: Strategic Communications with a minor in Sales. Internship: Crowder worked as an account services intern for Lane Terralever, an advertising agency in Phoenix, Arizona. She supported the Account Services team during the scoping and on-boarding of new clients, as well as the day-to-day […]

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Internship Outcomes: Gianna McWilliams Interns for KUSA 9News

Name: Gianna McWilliams  Hometown: Boulder, Colorado Year: Class of 2018 Major: Business with a minor in Marketing  Internship: McWilliams worked as a sales intern for KUSA 9NEWS. As the only intern for the station, McWilliams helped sell advertisements both online and on air, doing paperwork and shadowing account executives. During her internship, she worked on finding […]

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Senior Interns with Two NFL Teams

HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 27, 2017 – High Point University senior Connor Whicker spent the summer preparing NFL players for the big games coming up this season while serving as an athletic training intern for two professional teams. While working with the Miami Dolphins, Whicker assisted in pre- and post-practice evaluations and treatments, including helping […]

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HPU Senior Gains Sales Experience Through Internship with Panasonic

HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 18, 2017 – High Point University senior Brady Brehm pitched new technology to collegiate and professional sports teams during his summer internship with Panasonic. While working for Panasonic Enterprise Solutions Company in Denver, the Littleton, Colorado, native worked with a team to educate and persuade athletic directors and stadium owners to […]

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Senior Manages Volunteers for Ronald McDonald House

HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 4, 2017 – High Point University senior Rebecca Colwell spent her summer organizing and preparing for new volunteers through her internship with the Ronald McDonald House New York. The nonprofit management and music major from West Pittston, Pennsylvania, served as the volunteer management intern at the organization’s New York City location. […]

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Senior Interns at the White House

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 31, 2017 – CeAnna Soper, a senior at High Point University, was one of 138 individuals from across the country selected to serve as an intern for the White House this summer. The strategic communication major from Hartland, Wisconsin, worked in the Office of Presidential Gift and Protocol, where she learned […]

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Ashley Furniture Internship Provides HPU Junior with E-commerce and Sales Experience

HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 28, 2017 – High Point University junior Mandy Engelman spent the summer immersed in analytics and furniture trend forecasts. Her internship with AshComm LLC, a division of Ashley Furniture, introduced her to the world of e-commerce and helped her combine her communication skills with one of the company’s vital sales functions. […]

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Senior Selected Out of Hundreds for Walt Disney Company Internship

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 7, 2017 – High Point University rising senior Michaela O’Connor dreamed of becoming part of Disney’s magic since she was a child, and that dream has come true. She is one of only two individuals selected from hundreds of applicants for a sales professional internship with Disney’s Fairy Tale Weddings. O’Connor, […]

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Senior Interns with Tech Start-up

HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 29, 2016 – Senior Kirstie Pratt spent her summer in Ashburn, Virginia, as a marketing and growth intern for Solebrity, a new online shopping app that pays shoppers when friends buy the shopper’s endorsed items. Pratt, a strategic communication major from Leesburg, Virginia, says that the internship gave her the opportunity […]

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Junior Interns at Rochester Electronics

HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 22, 2016 – HPU senior Kat Norton spent the summer in her hometown of Newburyport, Massachusetts, as a human relations intern with Rochester Electronics. In her role, Norton was not only involved in various human relations projects but also helped to coordinate other interns and met with them biweekly to discuss […]

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Junior Interns with Calvin Klein

HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 8, 2016 – Over the summer, High Point University junior Lexi Becer took a step toward becoming the woman she’s always dreamt she could be. Becer, a strategic communication major, interned with Calvin Klein in New York City. The Oakland, New Jersey, native took part in Phillip Van Heusen’s summer internship […]

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