Career Services Blog

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 I take for...Read More

July 29, 2019

Quinn Strother

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

Transactly - Intern

My Internship allows me to participate in high-level conference meetings and experience the ins and outs of a growing business. Here I am at a weekly Objective and Key Results meeting with Steven Barks (Left), COO and President of Worth Clark Realty (4-time Inc. 5000 company) and Bryan Bowles (Right), Founder of Worth Clark Realty and Founder and CEO...Read More

July 29, 2019

Mariana Valles Meza

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

Donnelly College - Data Analytics Intern for Marketing and Enrollment

I am grateful that I was given the opportunity to intern at Donnelly College. It has given me a much better view of what the data analytics industry is like. I know I will encounter challenges, because this is not an easy field, if it were, I am sure everyone would do it. However, I have come to...Read More

July 29, 2019

Mackenzie Richards

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

Spanish, College of Arts and Sciences

Travois - Communications Team Analyst

My internship at Travois is an experience I will cherish forever. This company specializes in housing and economic developments for Native communities. It is fulfilling to be a part of a company that impacts so many lives in such a positive way....Read More

July 29, 2019

John Oxley 

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

WellSky - Business Data Analyst Intern

My internship is quite unique at WellSky, like the diversity of desk heights, allows me to do a variety of things every day. In the photo I am looking at code in order to adjust a query, while earlier in the week I was emailing with a Vice President of the company. It is a great joy every day to be able to...Read More

July 29, 2019

Chad Cruz

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

Intouch B2D - Data Warehouse Intern

One of the most valuable experiences for me was getting to work on the Intern Project. This project has given me great experience on what is like to work on a project that has multiple departments involved. It was very interesting to see in person all the moving parts that are involved in working in an agency. I got to see how...Read More

July 29, 2019

Caroline Williams

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

YRC Worldwide - IT Intern

My Internship in IT has allowed me to gain a better understanding of the technical world. I am learning about many different computer programs. I am learning about data analytics from its beginning/messy stages all the way to the finished/polished stages.

Working in a professional environment has helped me to grow in my...Read More

July 29, 2019

Brayan Costilla-Salazar

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

Blue Cross Blue Shield Kansas City - Information Analyst Intern

My Information Analyst Intern role within the Membership Department at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City has allowed me to work on a variety of projects that the department is leveraging. Here I am feeling accomplished after having completed an assignment for my department! ...Read More

July 29, 2019

Anna Williams

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

YRC Worldwide - IT Intern

My internship in IT allows me to learn new skills in new computer programs like Microsoft Power BI and tSQL. Here I am making some reports in Power BI. My internship has allowed me to use my data visualization skills I have learned through course at Rockhurst.Read More

July 29, 2019

Andres Garcia

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

Blue Cross Blue Shield Kansas City - Sourcing Analyst Intern

During my internship I realized that there is a lot of different career opportunities in this industry. This is also because business analysts are in high demand right now and that’s not just in the health insurance industry, but in general. There is also a lot of potential to move around in BlueKC and...Read More

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