All posts by Center for Career Development

Internship Experience: Cummins Engines

Meredith McDuffie CAS'19 | English Data Clerk CCD: Tell us about your work experience. What were your responsibilities? MM: In the summer of 2017 I worked as a data clerk for an engine company called Cummins in the legal department. My daily responsibilities included digitizing archived patents and organizing legal documents. CCD: How did you ...

Internship Series: BU Orientation

Sarah Bickford CAS'19 | Psychology Student Advisor CCD: Tell us about your work experience. What were your responsibilities? SB: This summer, I worked for BU Orientation as a Student Advisor. I was responsible for working the three-day orientation session and aiding with a variety of student-related activities and programs. Such responsibilities included checking students in, ...

Internship Series: Office of Representative Rosa DeLauro, U. S. Congress

Ann-Lyssa Asare CAS/Pardee'20 | International Relations Legislative Intern CCD: Tell us about your work experience. What were your responsibilities?  AL: I worked for the 3rd Congressional District Office in Connecticut for Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro. Interns in the New Haven District Office work closely with the assigned supervisory staff performing a full range of tasks including ...

Internship Series: Red Hat

Patrick Dillon ENG ’18 | Computer Engineering Software Engineering Intern CCD: Tell us about your internship experience. What were your responsibilities? Patrick: I worked on OpenShift Online, which is a cloud computing platform. I wrote software to make improvements to the new user registration process. CCD: How did you find the position? What helped you get it?  Patrick: Red ...

Internship Series: Turner Broadcasting (TRUTV)

Nairobi Jeanniton COM ’19 | Public Relations Digital Marketing Intern CCD: Tell us about your internship experience. What were your responsibilities? Nairobi: I developed compelling, on-brand copy on a daily basis for online sites and social accounts. I also managed social assets on Sprinklr, and presented a social media optimization campaign to top-level executives. CCD: How did you ...

Internship Series: Ronald McDonald House Charities

Claire Murphy COM ’19 | Public Relations Public Relations Intern CCD: Tell us about your internship experience. What were your responsibilities? Claire: I assisted with re-branding efforts, interviewed families and produced videos, drafted letters and emails, supported families going through a difficult time, updated website logos and events, and orchestrated fundraising events. CCD: What was the most memorable ...

Internship Series: Carol Hannah Bridal

Veronica Paskulin COM ’20 | Public Relations Marketing Intern CCD: Tell us about your internship experience. What were your responsibilities? Veronica: I oversaw the reconstruction of the company’s two websites (the main website that displays each collection and gives visitors information on the company, and the e-commerce website which sells bridal accessories such as belts, headpieces, party ...