Life Lessons with Buffalo Rising

Unconventional would be the first word I’d use, to sum up, this semester. School was online, internships were online, social gatherings were online, and, for some, even Thanksgiving took place online. Despite the unconventional nature of this past year, I think...

Final thoughts on the NFADA

I’m sure that I’m not the only one that feels like last week was January and we were just beginning the semester. My senior year here at Canisius was a blur, but the highlight was certainly my time spent as an intern with the NFADA. In December I began my...

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...

Networking at Canisius

Last month I attended the Canisius College Griff Fair to toss my hat in the ring for potential jobs. I selected precisely who I wanted to talk to before hand. I mainly did this so I could  prioritize who I wanted to meet. But, something oddly enough happened right as...

Networking at the New York International Auto Show

In March I attended the New York International Auto Show at the Javits Center in Manhattan. I was able to attend the show during the two-day media only period. I ran into several friends and contacts that I established throughout my time at The Boston Globe, and more...