Career Connections

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Meeran Karim '13 discovered an affinity for journalism while covering everything from bombings to pet care as an intern with Pakistan's Dawn News TV.
February 18, 2011 - 12:43pm
Silvia Chiesa '11 used musical instruments to connect with patients at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and help relieve their physical and psychological pain.
January 11, 2011 - 3:47pm
Surabhi Gupta '11 was one of ten undergraduates selected last summer to participate in a research program at Carnegie Mellon's Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition.
December 21, 2010 - 3:34pm
A passion for women's education and empowerment led psychology major and Zimbabwean native Chiedza Mufunde '12 to Asia this past summer.
December 7, 2010 - 9:25am
Lucy Watson '12 is writing grant proposals to help a Springfield school maintain its innovative approach to grade 6-12 education.
November 22, 2010 - 12:07pm

Karen Vanegas '13 learned the value of education at the knee of her immigrant parents; last summer she taught the same lesson to 20 students from Los Angeles and Washington, D.C.

November 19, 2010 - 3:30pm
As an intern at the Wistariahurst Museum, anthropology major and California native Schuyler Marquez '11 has come to understand and appreciate the history of the city of Holyoke.
October 26, 2010 - 2:46pm
Mount Holyoke's Mehnaz Tasnim '13 advocates for women's rights and fights harassment while interning for Action Aid in her native Bangladesh.
October 14, 2010 - 7:14pm
English major Violet Kupersmith ’11 braved the rainy season in Vietnam during her summer internship at the Hanoi-based international publishing house, The Gioi.
October 8, 2010 - 5:41pm
Mount Holyoke’s Amber Knee '10 develops real-life sustainable housing projects at the Amherst-based ecological architectural firm, T.I.A. Architects.
April 22, 2010 - 1:37pm
When the MHC student arrived for her first day as an intern at UN Watch in Geneva, she found herself in the whirlwind of the eleventh special session of the UN’s Human Rights Council. 
April 5, 2010 - 1:55pm
Mount Holyoke’s Allison Williams '10 applies gender theory to her internship experience at the Northampton-based Media Education Foundation.
March 31, 2010 - 4:02pm
Film studies major Ariel Hahn '10 saw the 65th Venice Film Festival through the eyes of a public relations intern for a world renowned agency.
March 11, 2010 - 1:13pm
After completing a summer internship at the Hartford Symphony Orchestra, the Connecticut native recommended looking for internships locally to fellow students.
February 16, 2010 - 12:11pm
Sarah London's internship with Worldwatch Institute confirmed that environmental studies is the right choice for her academically and professionally.
February 4, 2010 - 2:56pm
The psychology major crossed the Atlantic Ocean for the first time to help a Ghana-based organization empower African women and advocate for their rights.
January 28, 2010 - 2:12pm