Each semester, our students in Communication Studies, Digital Media Arts and Journalism venture out of the classroom and into challenging and rewarding internships.  Read about their experiences here.

Helping Out from Home

Helping Out from Home

Picture it! Buffalo, Spring 2020. A 20-year-old Canisius College junior Deanna Garwol embarks on a glorious journey to set herself up for a life of success, joy, & fulfillment. For weeks, she researched for the perfect internship that would blaze a path for her to...

City Hall and Hertel Walls

City Hall and Hertel Walls

Hello fellow interns! I am Katie McMahon, a senior communication studies and integrated marketing communications double major from Boston, Ma. This semester I have been given the opportunity to intern with Council Member Joel Feroleto at Buffalo City Hall. I am going...

Hands on at Full Circle Studios

Hello, my name is Hubert Gitego and I am a Digital Media major at Canisius College. I applied to intern at Full Circle Studios. As an inspiring film director, I really enjoy engaging work. My interests are in the development of commercials, using my creativity, and...

Historic Internship

I hope all is well with everyone especially during these unique times. My name is Paul Knight. I’m a Canisius College student studying digital media arts with a minor in Communication. My passion is crediting content. My content is to help inspire, provide...

Starting My First College Internship

By Vincent Christiano III When I was accepted in the spring to do a fall internship, I was thrilled to learn that I could have an opportunity to work with real professionals in the communications and journalism field. Less than a week after finding what I thought...

Interning in the Arts During a Pandemic

Hello everyone! My name is Tessa Pszonak. I am a senior at Canisius College studying Communication Studies and Digital Media Arts. This semester, I am doing a remote internship at Arts Services Initiative of Western New York Inc. Arts Services Initiative focuses on...

My Internship With Elmwood Village Association.

My Internship With Elmwood Village Association.

My name is Sanjoy Paul, I am a senior with the DMA program at Canisius College. This semester I am interning at the Elmwood Village Association(EVA), a local community organization providing community support and promoting local businesses in Elmwood Village. Since I...

Interning Virtually at WNED

Hi everyone! My name is Sierra Kenney and I am a senior majoring in Digital Media Arts and Communication Studies. When looking for a fall internship, I wanted something that involved my interests in both digital media and communication. I was lucky enough to get the...

The Perks of Writing About Wallpaper

Hello everyone! My name is Bridget Brogan and I am a senior majoring in communications and journalism with a minor in pretending what I know what I'm doing when in reality I am just as lost as everyone else. Let me preface all of this by saying, what a time to be...