Career Services Blog

December 4, 2019

Gabriela Schannuth

Civil Engineering, College of Health and Human Services

Bartlett & West - Engineering Intern

My internship allows me to understand the ins and outs of what it takes to design highways and intersections safely! Without the helpful guidance of my coworkers, life at Bartlett & West would not be the same!

My projects have started shifting more toward highway type design. I changed and updated labelling on intersections for...Read More

December 4, 2019

Rick Heinlein

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

Worldwide Express - Pricing Analyst Intern


My name is Rick Heinlein and I am a Junior at Rockhurst University studying Business Management. The reason I chose this data analytics internship with Worldwide Express was to further my understanding of the logistics space as well as deepen my technical skills around analytics. A day in the life of my internship at...Read More

December 4, 2019

Anthony Gurera

Financial Markets & Economic Analysis, College of Business, Influence, and Information Analysis

Northwestern Mutual - College Financial Representative

Since my last progress update, I have set some very high goals for myself. I am striving to gain 40 new clients on the awards year. The awards year for our company stretches from June - May. So far, I have gained 4 new clients in this period. To be on target for this goal by the end of the year...Read More

December 4, 2019

Kendra Gaskill

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

SS&C - Business Intern

My internship allows me to come downtown everyday and work with experienced professionals in the mutual fund industry. I am immersed in new and increasingly popular technology, as well as applying the analytics skills I learn in the classroom in a real, high stakes business environment.

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December 4, 2019

Adam Craig

Accounting, College of Business, Influence, and Information Analysis

RMF Steel Company - Accounting Intern

My internship is a major part of life at this point. I work around 25 hours a week on top of taking 16 credit hours, and I feel like that is good preparation for when I graduate and get a full-time position. A day at my internship entails primarily figuring how much the company’s jobs cost them. To do this, I get a job folder that has a...Read More

December 4, 2019

Andrew Clark

Corporate Accounting & Finance, College of Business, Influence, and Information Analysis

Sandberg Phoenix & Von Gontard P.C. - Legal Intern

This fall I have had the opportunity to work as a legal intern at Sandberg Phoenix and von Gontard law firm. I am primarily working directly for a top Shareholder at the firm. Many of my duties include research, providing executive summaries of documents, and any other special projects that I might be...Read More

December 4, 2019

Ian Thompson

Accounting, College of Business, Influence, and Information Analysis

The Whole Person - Accounting Intern/Clerk

My internship in accounting has given me insight into how a business operates. I get to create financial statements for each department, which allows me to see the business in even more detail!Read More

December 4, 2019

Margaret Hummel 

Civil Engineering, College of Health & Human Services

Garver, LLC. - Transportation Intern 

I’ve been so blessed and lucky to work at my co-op. I’ve learned so much about myself and the industry! It’s led to a full time oppurtunity after graduation and I already have a head start on other new-grad employees....Read More

December 4, 2019

Caroline Williams

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

YRC Worldwide - IT Intern

 

My internship as a BI/Database Developer allows me to explore and learn new computer applications everyday. I am working on converting company reports from one application to another.

I love my team. They are so helpful and encouraging when I reach out for help in coding or anything else that I do not have so...Read More

July 29, 2019

Sara Flaxbeard

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

Kiewit Corporation - Business Intern

Working at Kiewit has brought a new perspective to the way I view workplace safety for me and my colleagues. With Kiewit's main line of business being construction and engineering, their top priority is the safety of their employees. Although I am not on site, this has reminded me of other safety precautions...Read More

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