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.

Curtain Closing on My Time at Shea’s

Today was the last day of my internship at Shea's Performing Arts Center. This was truly a rewarding experience and I learned so much during my time here. In the beginning, I was unsure how good of a fit this site would be for me and was not sure what to expect. I was...

A Succesful Semester

This semester I spent two days a week interning in the Communication and Marketing departments at Horizon Health Services. Horizon offers a variety of different services such as counseling, in-patient rehabilitation, and detox and stabilization services. I sincerely...

Final Reflection

After completing my internship with the Botanical Gardens, I must say I learned a lot of valuable skills that will help me as I further my career upon graduating. When I first started my internship, my main goal was to learn how to write proficiently and...

Final days at Mr.Smith

I never thought that my last day at Mr. Smith would come, but I'm sure last Thursday happened and I wasn't dreaming of it instead. I feel like I made some awesome connections while being there, so I brought in coffee and doughnuts for everyone in the office. It was...

Polygon but not forgotten

As my senior year is now coming to a close, this too means my internship at Crosswater is ending. Over the past months I have had an amazing time working with and getting to know all of the wonderful people at Crosswater. Everyone was very nice and willing to teach me...

Next step into a Career

My internships this semester with Basil Marketing and the United Way of Buffalo and Erie County were great experiences, even though I hate cubicles. I honestly could not fathom what happens in a Human Resources workplace and what a Marketing department does without...

Final Thoughts On My Fantastic Internship

It is sad to think that I will soon take the Metro into work for the final time. Arriving at Fountain Plaza in the morning after boarding at Humboldt station and departing from Fountain Plaza and passing Goldberg Segalla on my way out of downtown Buffalo has become a...

Looking Back

Looking back at my internship this semester I can say that it had its ups and downs. I consider myself very fortunate to be able to work on the Canisius website and learn from experienced professionals. The time I spent on the internship and the information that I...

Prepared for Life: Final days with the Boy Scouts

The Boy Scouts has always been an organization that I have known of, but I really did not know much about. When the opportunity opened up to be able to work as an intern for the Greater Niagara Frontier Council, Boy Scouts of America, I really didn't know what I was...

Done with Community Services for Every1

My internship with Community Services for Every1 this semester was great!  I was able to create social media posts, write stories for their different newsletters and write press releases. These are all things that are included when working in the public relations...