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Internship opportunities fluctuate as organizations respond differently to pandemic

Internship opportunities fluctuate as organizations respond differently to pandemic
November 6, 2020

Due to organizational challenges brought about by COVID-19, students may have concerns or issues with landing internships. Two deans addressed the state of internships during the pandemic within each...

Searching for an internship

Having interned at Louisiana Farm Bureau Insurance for two years, Timothy Thibodaux, a student in the MBA program, now works as a graduate assistant for the College of Education.
When students do not know where or how to begin
January 23, 2020

With a plethora of resources available both online and at the university, seeking out one’s first intern position can have students questioning whether or not they are making the right decisions. From...

Riley obtains broadcasting experience from renowned alumna

Raychelle Riley, a junior communications major, poses for a photo in the set of “Good Morning America.” Riley did an internship in New York during summer.
September 10, 2019

An application for an internship in New York City became a reality for Raychelle Riley, a junior communications major. Riley spent her summer learning about television broadcasting through Robin Roberts,...

A day in the life of Eryn Brannagan

Eryn Brannagan, a senior health education and promotion major, right, performs a blood pressure check on a student. Taking patients’ vitals is a part of her responsibilities as an intern with the University Health Center.
February 12, 2019

For some students, helping others and putting a smile on someone’s face prompts them to turn what they love into a career. Eryn Brannagan, a senior health education and promotion major, recently began...

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