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…

App State Alum Shares Valuable Advice for Current Students

App State grad Leah Thompson shares with us what life looks like after graduation.  From world traveler to academic advisor, check out Leah’s post-grad experience and her advice to current ASU students below.  Enjoy! Tell us a bit about your experience at Appalachian State? What is your major? When did you graduate? How were you…

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…

From Art Management to the American Red Cross: ASU Grad Shares Her Story

Today’s guest blogger is Sarah Young, a recent graduate of Appalachian State University. Sarah has taken the time to share her experiences working in art management and now with the American Red Cross.  She also gives advice on working for non-profit organizations. Enjoy! Tell us a bit about your experience at Appalachian State? What is…

Samantha’s Internship in China

Today’s guest blogger is Samantha Lumpkin.  Samantha is a senior at Appalachian State University, majoring in Appropriate Technology.  She shares with us her summer internship in China and her experience representing AIESEC at ASU. In the summer of 2012 I went on an internship abroad through the non profit organization AIESEC (pronounced eye-sek). I was…

ASU Grad Details His Experiences Working for Energy Corps

Today’s guest blogger is Michael Daniel, a recent graduate of Appalachian State University. Mike has taken the time to share his former experiences as an Appropriate Technology major while at ASU and how this has led him to his current job, working for Energy Corps.  He offers great advice to current students on the importance…

Appalachian Grad Shares His Experience Working at Wine to Water

Today’s guest blogger is Josh Elliott, a proud graduate of Appalachian State University. Josh has taken the time to write about his experiences with his job at Wine to Water.  He also offers great advice to current students on the importance of becoming involved in their campus community while in college. Tell us a bit…

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….