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.

Final Reflection

As the semester comes to an end, I look back and realize how short this semester was. It wasn't too long ago that I stepped foot in Abbey Mecca & Company, now I will be saying my goodbyes to them. I really enjoyed my internship and felt like this experience helped...

WNYBAC: Final Days

This semester, my graphic design internship at the WNY Book Arts Center was impactful for me because it helped me clarify my future career outlook. By designing my own products, such as stationary and apparel, I feel more inspired to create my own products and...

Final Reflection

My experience at Nichols School as an intern was a very mixed bag of emotions. I spent quite a bit of time helping with website and social media analyses of other schools they were in competition with, researched marketing tools they were looking into, and even did a...

Ronco Reflection

I am sad that my time at Ronco has ended. I have become very close with my co-workers and it was hard to leave them. Through my time here, I grew my knowledge in the company and in the field. I became a lot more confident to give my input in group projects and...

Final Reflection

My internship at Gelia has been a wonderful opportunity and experience. I've learned so many new skills that will help me with my future in the creative work-field. My internship supervisor Alex has taught me new color correction and editing techniques in Adobe...

Final Thoughts on Shea’s

Last Wednesday, I wrapped up my final day of my internship at Shea's Performing Arts Center. As my first internship, I would classify it as a success! After working there all semester, I was able to look back and reflect on my time in the Development Department. I...

Final Reflection of the BNMC

I had the opportunity to be a social media marketing intern at the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus. Overall, I had an amazing experience here. The people that I worked with were amazing. They were also so friendly and including. I never felt like an intern there but...

Wrapping up at the American Cancer Society

My time as a Communications Intern at the American Cancer Society was very beneficial and rewarding. This was my first internship. One of my biggest goals was to gain more clarity regarding what I someday want to do with my life and personal growth. At ACS, I created...

My Final Reflection

My Internship at Helm Experience and Design was exactly what I needed during my last semester as a student. Although school gives you the tools and knowledge to thrust you into a career, internships and real-life experiences will show you how to apply the knowledge...

Final Internship!!!

Working at the Western New York Book Arts Center these past few months was pretty great. I greatly improved how I write for social media by constantly being put in charge of the organization's blog posts, Facebook posts and Instagram posts. I got to learn new skills...