Internship Spotlight: Creating Your Own Personal Brand

By Catie Schultz (@CatieSchultz17) As journalism students, we have it drilled into our heads very early in our courses how important it is to show your voice when creating content, however, it is even more imperative to focus on the creation of your own personal brand. But why is your personal brand so important? By… Read More Internship Spotlight: Creating Your Own Personal Brand

Amplifying Your Internship Experience

By Ryan J. Sweeney, UW Oshkosh journalism alumnus (@sweenr0272) Let’s face it: in today’s competitive job market, landing a college internship–whether it’s paid or not–is essential to bolstering your résumé, garnering real-life work experience, and getting hired after graduation. On the surface internships sound like a necessity, but how do you ensure that you’re getting the most… Read More Amplifying Your Internship Experience

5 Ways to Embrace An Internship With Little Guidance

By Scott Belille *Sniff* Do you smell that? Why, that’s the smell of freedom! Yes, at many mass communications internships, your employers expect you to work independently. They’re busy and may only have enough time to tell you what the main message is that you must deliver. Therefore how to represent that message becomes your… Read More 5 Ways to Embrace An Internship With Little Guidance