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.

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...

Printing is Power

My name is Thain Gi Oo. I am a student at Canisius College, and I will be graduating in spring, 2020. My majors are Digital Media Arts (DMA) and Mathematics. My main focus in DMA is graphic design. I am interning at WNY Book Arts Center, which is located in downtown...

Two for the Price of One

This semester I have under taken 6 credit hours worth of internships and split those hours between two different placements. I spend 8 hours a week at Canisius High School and 8 hours a week at Gelia Integrated Marketing. So far so good, time management has been my...

HR Internship Round 2! -Sallie Edwards

Hi everyone! My name is Sallie Edwards. I am now in my second internship, at Kaleida Health in their corporate Human Resources office. Before this, I was an intern at Erie County Medical Center in their Human Resources office. I have worked for Kaleida full time over...

Buffalo Game Space: Prologue

Hello everyone, my name is Suneel Ram and I am a senior DMA Major interning at Buffalo Game Space, a not-for-profit organization that aims to teach people how to make videogames. As a game development intern, I am responsible for creating my own game from scratch. I...