Magical. The word tourism student, Lauren Snider uses when describing her internship at Disney this summer. After a series of interviews over the winter, Snider was over the moon when the official offer came in for her to work as a Cast Member. Soon after, Lauren boarded a place to the magical world of Disney in Orlando, Florida.
From the moment that Alyssa set foot into the lobby of the iconic Bell Media building in downtown Toronto, she was filled with excitement and anticipation. The rush of energy she experience while watching Marilyn Denis walk out of the elevator and into her studio with a live, screaming audience, is still the same energy that she feels today when she walks into her office.
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I was lucky to land a job with a media agency called Atomic 212 in beautiful Sydney, Australia.
Co-op Office reached out to current employers and asked them "what is
the most important thing to remember when preparing for an interview?".
Here's what we heard.
"In high school, I read a book titled Stolen Angels, which was set in Uganda. The story stuck with me and a year later, a friend posted through social media a volunteer opportunity to go to Uganda so I went. It completely changed me as a person." - Jessica May, CEO, Rise Through C.H.A.N.G.E.
provided me with opportunities and experiences that I will remember for
the rest of my life, and lessons that I will carry with me as I move
forward with my eduation and into my career." - Kristen Cook, BPR Co-op
had the pleasure of sitting down with Cecelia Ye to talk about her
views on the Mount Co-op Program. Cecelia has been in Canada for four
years, and is in her second year of the Tourism & Hospitality
Management program. She completed her first co-op work term this past
summer at the Westin Nova Scotian, located in downtown Halifax.