Monthly archive for October2010

LA Internship Fall 2010: Interviews, Seminars, and Reading Scripts

From Prof. Leone: Periodically, the blog will feature an extended entry from one intern’s journal.  As I prepare to visit the interns and some job sites next week, I wanted to share Janelle’s story this week.  I have to repeat myself: As I read their…

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Stonehill’s Mock Trial Team

Here at Stonehill, there are so many clubs and organizations to join.  There is literally something for everyone.  Freshman year, everyone is always encouraging you to get your feet wet and try new things.  But, even after freshman year passes, there is still always the…

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LA Internship Fall 2010: Change in the Air

Lauren This week I started at Warner Brothers in the Interactive Entertainment Department. Within the department I am working with the PR team that handles the public relations for all of the WB video games. I went into WB on Tuesday and introduced myself to…

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LA Internship Fall 2010: Only in Los Angeles

Janelle Eight of my relatives flew in from Boston to visit me this weekend and boy did they have an amazing start to their vacation. My parents, Grandparents, aunts, uncles, and brother landed in LAX at noon and just two hours later were sitting in…

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LA Internship Fall 2010: A Moment to Celebrate

A word from Prof. Leone: On Tuesday, October 5th, we had the official kickoff event for the LA program.  Representatives from the College, including President Cregan, went to L.A. for the event which included industry professionals, alums, and the four guests of honor…the interns! I…

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LA Internship Fall 2010: Responsibilities = Opportunities

Lauren This week I had to finish up gathering contacts for a restaurant opening in NJ. It’s amazing to realize how much responsibility my supervisor entrusts me with. It makes me feel like my time at Stonehill has really paid off, and that I have…

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LA Internship Fall 2010: Adjusting to Work & Life in LA

Janelle Where do I begin?!? Yesterday was probably one of the coolest days of my life. My supervisor asked me if I wanted to be the PA for a Levis commercial for one of her clients, and I replied saying, “Yeah, but what’s a PA?”…

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LA Internship Fall 2010: Arriving in LA

Ally As I stepped off the plane into the dimly lit Bob Hope Airport and eagerly hastened through the baggage claims toward the mechanical doors leading outside, the lenient and relaxed atmosphere that encompassed the shining sky of Burbank, California immediately absorbed me. It was…

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