Students Building Future Careers: Worthwhile Networking Experience

Marist’s American Advertising Federation (AAF) took a group of advertising students to Foote, Cone, & Belding (FCB) in New York City on March 28 to meet alumni and other employees working at the advertising agency. At FCB, students were presented with information about the different departments within the company through a series of presentations and…

Career Services Opportunities

As a Red Fox, the opportunities are endless! There are so many helpful career service tools that Marist has to offer, including help finding an internship and job searches, resume and interview help, and much more. Marist’s Career Services held a Career Consultation Day on and a Mock Interview Day last month. Career Consultation Day…

Opportunity of a Lifetime: Interning Abroad

When people find out I’ve just returned from studying abroad (ten weeks, five days, and nineteen hours ago, to be precise) the first question they always ask is, “What was your favorite part?” They’re expecting the typical answers: weekend trips, meeting new people, or being exposed to a different culture. What they’re not expecting to…

The Life of a New York City Intern

Shannon Donohue ’17 Describes her Marist in Manhattan Internship Monday morning, 7 a.m., on a crowded subway train on my way to my first day as an intern at Switchblade Productions. I quickly realize that the subway system’s “TransitWirelessWifi” is utterly useless, and although I still have a half hour until I reach my destination, the…