MAJOR: Sport Management & Marketing
CLASS OF (GRADUATION YEAR): 2016
NAME/ LOCATION OF INTERN SITE: St. Mary’s Athletic Department
MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES: Marketing, Coordinating, and Managing Game Day events/activities.
HOW DID YOU FIND OUT ABOUT THIS INTERNSHIP?: Through a campus wide email.
WHAT HAS BEEN YOUR MOST FAVORITE PART OF THE INTERNSHIP?: Getting my own office.
WHAT HAS BEEN YOUR MOST CHALLENGING PART OF THE INTERNSHIP?: Making sure every little detail is accounted for in marketing/managing for the Game Day events.
WHAT’S BEEN THE BIGGEST LESSON(S): To be prepared for the unexpected and being able to account for it, and to have “thick skin” when working with a lot of different people.
ADVICE TO OTHER STUDENTS PREPARING FOR AN INTERNSHIP: Go in with an open mind and a willingness to learn.
ANYTHING ELSE YOU’D LIKE TO SHARE?: Study hard!