Andrew's project on the marketing team for Fred Meyer Jewelers was to set up a customer insights panel to assist the company in making strategic decisions on product assortment, pricing and the overall customer experience.
Shaun McNees is an Exercise Science major and has worked in wellness fairs, programs with KidFit, Dundee Fire Department, the Blood Pressure Clinic, and the Portland Marathon. By getting involved with various internships, Shaun was able to gain experience and better evaluate his career goals. On internships, Shaun says, "It will not fall into your lap. You must seek it out."
Caroline Brigham was an intern at the YMCA in Boise for a program called YCHAMPS ? Y Childhood Health and Movement Program ? a program designed to encourage healthy lifestyles and activities for children and their families. By making a difference in other people?s lives, she was also able to receive credits as well as gain incredible experience.
Kelly Carmody, a student interested in media and film, found an internship at the Dawson Media Group in Portland through an internship site called InternMatch. Through this experience, Kelly explored media and discovered her immense interest in film production and film business management.