Career Services Blog

May 15, 2019

Jordan Byers 

Nonprofit Leadership, College of Business, Influence, and Information Analysis

MHA Management Consultants - Social Media & Marketing Assistant

My name is Jordan Byers, and I am a senior at Rockhurst University studying Nonprofit Leadership with a concentration in Fundraising. I am currently working at MHA Management Consultants as a Social Media and Marketing Assistant. I have a passion for digital marketing and this job opportunity...Read More

May 15, 2019

Varonica Hamilton

Business Administration, College of Business, Influence, and Information Analysis

Vergy, Inc. (KCP&L) - Web Business Analyst

My internship on the Digital Services team at KCP&L allows me to learn the ins and outs of what all goes into creating and maintaining a website. Here I am at my desk going through a list of defects (website issues) that we fix weekly when we take the website down.

I’ve been spending my time learning...Read More

May 15, 2019

John Ratermann

Accounting, College of Business, Influence, and Information Analysis

Ace Supply and Distribution dba Ace Radiator - Accounting Intern

Ace Radiator has given me lots of learning experience, and many lessons in professionalism. I felt that every day I worked I was needed and provided an important service. I made an impact in organizing the process in which we input and pay bills, and also rearrangement our entire customer file list. I sold around...Read More

May 15, 2019

Anna Williams

Analytics & Technology, College of Business, Influence, and Information Analysis

YRC Worldwide - Financial Analyst Intern

My internship at YRC Worldwide prepares me to interact with future employees in the professional world. Here I am working on sending out purchase orders to YRCW vendors. 

I am loving my new big space at my job at YRC Freight. Having an office with a door is very nice and much more private. It is quieter so it is...Read More

May 15, 2019

Alondra Ayala

Nonprofit Leadership, College of Business, Influence, and Information Analysis

Spanish, College of Arts and Sciences

Nonprofit Leadership Alliance - Academic Services Intern

Since starting my internship a lot has happened here at the Nonprofit Leadership Alliance. I was a part of my second N-week here, which is when our remote staff flies into KC and we hold a lot of meetings, trainings, team building activities, and dinner with...Read More

May 15, 2019

Alex Van Pelt

Sport Management, College of Health and Human Services

Kansas City Royals - Authentics Merchandise Sales Intern

 As this internship approaches its end, my reflection of my experience will be nothing short of how I truly feel about the Kansas City Royals and working for Royals Authentics. First off, this internship has been much more than I expected going in. It all begins with my two superiors, Ashley and Sarah. Even though we are...Read More

May 15, 2019

Clare Lorsung

Accounting, College of Business, Influence, and Information Analysis

CliftonLarsonAllen - Tax/Audit Intern

At CliftonLarsonAllenI have been primarily doing individual taxes. I honestly don’t think I like it very much. I can see the appeal that it may have to some people. It can be pretty neat when people get a refund rather than hit with money owed, but I don’t find it that interesting. It is a lot of going through people’s paperwork and finding...Read More

May 15, 2019

Daniela Lopez Romero

Business Management, College of Business, Influence, and Information Analysis

MCK Brands - Georgina Herrera - Director of Operations

My internship is unique that I get to look at beautiful creations every day.During the time up until the end of March, I was working on small projects here and there. I spent most of my time reorganizing the show room and ensuring that Shopify was running smoothly. Shopify is an e-commerce platform...Read More

May 15, 2019

David Ruiz de Chavez

Accounting, College of Business, Influence, and Information Analysis

Keller & Owens, LLC. - Accounting Assistant

As I have continued working for Keller & Owens this spring semester, I have been most recently busy with tax preparation and assembly. However, most of my seasonal work at Keller & Owens is based on tax return assembly. Assembly is not an easy process because each client is different and have slightly different aspects...Read More

May 15, 2019

Deyanara Solis-Najera

Business Management, College of Business, Influence, and Informationa Analysis

Department of Homeland Security - U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services - Pathways Student Intern

My name is Deyanara and I am an intern with the Department of Homeland Security working with U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services (USCIS). I started my journey here almost two years ago in the summer of 2017. When I knew I wanted to look for an...Read More

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