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.

AWMC Networking Event 2018

This was my first networking event that I have ever attended so I really did not know what to expect. I knew that a few of the professionals that were going to be there I had already met before which helped with whatever anxious feelings I was having prior to the...

Networking Event

I attended the Association of Women and Men in Communications networking event this week and it was super helpful. I met a bunch of professionals from vary fields that had taken different paths to get to where they are now. I recognized 2 Canisius alumni that I had...

Networking with a Twist

I attended the AWMC's Speed Networking event on Thursday, November 29 at 6:30pm in the Grupp Fireside Lounge. This was unlike any networking event I have ever been to. Usually, there is a room full of people and you have to go up to them and start a conversation....

AWMC Networking event

This is my second time going to the AWMC speed networking event. As I approach graduating and looking for jobs in my field, I took this one much more serious, and got a lot of valuable information. One thing that was nice was I took what I learned from my...

AMWC Networking Event

Today I attended the AMWC's Networking Event at the Student Center at 6:30 PM. The style of the event was like speed dating, so everyone that was there would take 3 minutes to talk to one of the professionals there and then rotate. This kind of networking was very...

Networking Event

I attended a networking event with my father on November 22, 2018. The event was held at a Premier Wine and Spirits on Maple Road in Amherst. The event was very interesting because I was able to see my father make various connections with quite a few store owners in...

Networking and Farewells

Internship at BNMC:  Its my penultimate day at my internship. We are having a company monthly event called "Breakfast Blend." There are bagels and new people, and companies are highlighted for their achievements, like a new hire or taking up new clients. Afterward we...

Networking Event

For my networking event, I attended a donor appreciation event held by Make-A-Wish. Although this event was for people from various businesses across Western New York who had made generous donations to Make-A-Wish, the staff at Make-A-Wish were kind enough to let me...

Networking Event

I have attended a few networking events in my college career, but for some reason I really enjoyed this one. I am on the e-board for AWMC, the club that held the networking event. It was a lot of fun being able to plan the event and see it unfold. The night of the...

Networking Event with Mattia Lacagnina

For this networking assignment, I attended a "Lunch and Learn Session" with Mattia Lacagnina from People Inc. The event was held on Wednesday, November 14 in Old Main 219 and was organized by Shelia Pettigrew, the campus's Employer Relations and Career Services...