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Published on July 24, 2013, by in Internships, Marketing.

Now, there are a lot of really awesome things about working at the National Air and Space Museum. But I have to say, meeting an astronaut has got to be way up there. Last Thursday there was a Meet an Astronaut program at the Museum with Dr. Thomas Marshburn who, two months ago, returned from

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Published on July 24, 2013, by in Internships, Marketing.

My name is Stephen Lillie, and I am entering my junior year at HPU. For the past month and a half, I have been interning at Chitika (pronounced CHIH-tih-ka). Chitika is a leading Online Advertising Network and Data Analysis company located in Westborough, MA. We recently extended our partnership with Yahoo!, and our data insights

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Published on July 24, 2013, by in Business, Finance.

Yesterday, I had the privilege of spending a day at Aon in downtown Philadelphia. For all of you soccer fans, Aon is the top sponsor for the Manchester United Football Club, and their name is plastered around the perimeter of Old Trafford. In the business sense, Aon is the leading global provider of risk management,

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Published on July 22, 2013, by in Internships, Marketing.

Step 6: Email the pitch, personally addressing the reporter. Now that the pitch has been written and the picture has been taken, it’s time to email it to the reporter. As I’ve said before, it’s important to personally address the reporter—don’t just send one email with three reporters in the bcc box. Taking the extra

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Published on July 22, 2013, by in Internships, Journalism.

It has been a few weeks filled with various tasks and assignments including a unique visit to the newsroom from HPU! Pam Haynes, along with a couple photographers and videographers, visited the newsroom early Tuesday morning to take photos and conduct an interview with me about my experience here at WTOP. They also interviewed Amanda

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