Outdoor Jobs Fair Leads to Incredible Summer Experiences

Today’s guest blogger is Junior Recreation Management student, Weston Lawrence!  Weston attended the Outdoor Jobs Fair last year and was able to line up this amazing summer job at Camp Lurecrest.  Camp Lurecrest will be attending this year’s Outdoor Jobs Fair along with 60+ other camps, resorts, and parks on Wednesday, February 18th.  Be sure…

Rec Management Major Shares Summer Internship Experience with SOAR

Emily Harris is currently a senior at Appalachian State majoring in Recreation Management with a minor in Special Education.  Read below to see how she was able to find an internship that combined her love for the outdoors with her desire to work with children with special needs.  My internship was working as part of…

ASU Grad Student Discusses Accounting Internships

Today’s blog post is written by one of the Career Development Center’s Career Information Officers, Christopher Carpenter, who interviewed an accounting graduate student here at Appalachian.  Enjoy her insights on internships and general career advice! Today I’ll be writing about my interview with Grace Uzenski, an accounting graduate student at Appalachian State University. Grace received…

Hospitality and Tourism Management Major Details Internship experience at Westglow Resort

Today’s blog is written by one of the Career Development Center’s Career Information Officers, Christopher Carpenter. Christopher recently interviewed Caitlyn Colo, one of App State’s Hospitality and Tourism Management majors who details her summer internship and gives great career advice to fellow students. Enjoy! I recently interviewed Caitlyn Colo, a student majoring in Hospitality and Tourism Management,…

Zach’s Summer Internship in Brazil

Today’s student blogger, Zach Herman, writes about his summer internship with Outward Bound Brazil.  Zach pursued his dream and was rewarded with an experience of a lifetime.  Enjoy. My name is Zach. I am a super senior studying Recreation management with a concentration in Outdoor experiential education and Inter Disciplinary Studies focusing on the intersections…

Summer Internship Experience at Camp Dogwood

Today’s guest blogger is Katie Kehoe, a senior English major at Appalachian State University.  Katie has taken the time to write about her inspiring summer internship experience.  She also offers her fellow students some sound advice about career exploration.  Enjoy.   In the spring of 2013, I was about to graduate with an English degree….

Summer Internship Experience in Nicaragua

One of our very own Appalachian State students and Global Studies major, Kelsey Wayne, had the great opportunity to work in Nicaragua this past summer.  In this interview, she shares her experiences from Granada and what she learned along the way. Where was your internship position? I worked in Granada, Nicaragua, for 11 weeks during…