I began my journey from Charter Oak, Iowa, to Indianapolis, Indiana, on Saturday, May 28. After nine hours of driving with Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons blasting out my speakers I arrived at the apartment anxious to meet my roommates, and fellow interns, Andrea, Katie, and Kayla. I felt extremely fortunate to be one … Continue reading Drumroll please…
After working odd jobs summer after summer, I never thought the day would come when I would wake up at sunrise and look forward to the nine hour workday ahead. My name is Claire Kirk, and I am an intern at BirdDogHR. I work as the content writer on the marketing team. Has a nice … Continue reading Monday Mornings Aren’t So Bad After All
Going into college, Denisha Mixon, senior in journalism and mass communication, expected to get an internship with a newspaper or magazine. Last fall, she entered the office of Greenlee’s Internship Coordinator Juli Probasco-Sowers looking for help to achieve just that. Instead, Probasco-Sowers pointed her in a different direction — one that led her to an on-campus group that she now considers family.
Janae Verhelst spent her final semester as an Iowa State student applying all that she learned from her major in public relations and minor in event management in her position as a marketing intern for the Iowa State Center. The Greenlee senior’s position requires her to do a variety of tasks from creating press releases … Continue reading Janae Ver Helst, Iowa State Center public relations intern
By Mariah McCall Greenlee student Jaden Urbi dreamed of living and working in New York City since she visited for a school trip during her sophomore year of high school. In her third year at Iowa State, the Cedar Rapids native decided to make her dream a reality by participating in the National Student Exchange … Continue reading Jaden Urbi, Discovery Communications ad sales intern
Sarah Ramundt, senior in journalism and mass communication, grew up watching Iowa State sports. As a Greenlee student, she worked to gain experience in broadcasting and now works behind the camera, filming the games she grew up watching with her family, as an intern with Cyclones.tv.
Since graduating with a degree in journalism and mass communication last May, Elaine Godfrey has already worked for three major publications — Inc. magazine, New York Magazine and, currently, The Atlantic. Godfrey took some time to share how she landed internships and fellowships at such esteemed publications, what her experiences in the magazine industry have … Continue reading Q&A with Elaine Godfrey, ’15, Politics and Policy Fellow at The Atlantic