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.

Update on Internship at dPost

For my final semester I am interning at d-Post, a film production and post-production company specializing in commercial film, animation, and mastering.  So far I have only had great opportunities given to me from all different members of staff. I worked with the...

Loving the Bean

My name is Isis Martinez; I am a senior at Canisius College. I came to Canisius wanting to pursue a career in creative writing, but instead my courses sparked my interest in the media. I am a journalism major with an interest in digital media arts. Becoming a...

PR Internship at Gelia

My name is Jenna Gaudino and I am a senior at Canisius majoring in communication and journalism with concentrations in media studies, advertising and public relations. I am a copywriting and public relations intern at Gelia in Williamsville. Gelia is a national...

New semester, new news organization

I started my internship at WGRZ in late August, just a little over three weeks after leaving Pittsburgh and the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. So far, WGRZ has really been a brand new experience for me! After writing for newspapers for five years, and coming off a newspaper...

Interning at Lemur Studios!

Hello! My name is Elaine Stickney, I'm a senior majoring in Digital Media Arts and Communication. For the past three weeks I have been interning at Lemur Studios, a video production service that creates and manages clients' online presence. So far I've wholeheartedly...

Interning at D-Post

For this Fall 2019 semester, I am interning at a commercial film production and post-production studio called D-Post that is based out of downtown Buffalo. This company specializes in commercial film production, as well as post-production and finishing projects that...

Marketing Intern at The W Spa

Hi, all! I'm Cora Ivison and I intern at The W Spa in Clarence! I am our Marketing Intern and I am having a ton of fun with it. I interned there all summer as well but my responsibilities have changed as we transition into Fall. For the entire month of September I...

Interning at The Martin Group

My name is Madeline and last week I started my internship at The Martin Group! They are a full service communications firm, but my role is within their Public Relations sector of the company. My "official" title is the Public Relations and Social Media Intern. This is...

Joining The Alliance

Riders face Roswell Park Comprehensive Care Center (I did not take this picture) On Saturday, June 22 I woke up at 4:30 in the morning. It felt like the earliest I had ever woken up. It was dark and foggy and I was groggy after getting only four hours of sleep. I made...

Mr. Smith & Digital Marketing

Hi Everyone! My name is Rebecca and I am a current Senior in the Communication Studies Department. This semester, I am a Digital Marketing Intern at Mr. Smith Agency in Downtown Buffalo. This internship is really pushing me out of my comfort zone and has been a really...