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PW Student Grace Beltowski Completes Environmental Communication Internship in Peru

Grace Beltowski details how she learned about environmental concerns and communication during her time in Peru.

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XA Student Azucena Rodriguez Interns with Multinational Eaton Corporation

Azucena Rodriguez describes her internship as a technical communicator for Eaton Corporation.

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PW Alum Cailin Ashbaugh’s Journey to Sarabande Books

Cailin Ashbaugh describes her varied work at Sarabande Books and the path she took to get there.

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Meet Sarah Klotz

Assistant professor Sarah Klotz discusses her book, The Fantasy of Benevolence, as well as her upcoming position and projects at the College of the Holy Cross.


Meet Christina Boyles

Assistant professor and graduate faculty member Christina Boyles describes her work with students, the Maria Memory Bank, and her book, (Eco)systems of Oppression.


WRAC Launches the Cube (Publishing – Process – Praxis)!

The Cube is a new WRAC initiative that will provide resources for a wide range of publications and hands-on experience for students!

PW Alum Amy Ashley: The Queen of 180s

Amy Ashley wanted to be a dental hygienist when she started college, but now works as a media supervisor for Starcom.

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PWer Kelsie Donaldson Interns with MSU Tollgate Farm

Kelsie Donaldson describes her internship with MSU Tollgate Farm and Education Center.

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PW Student Tiffany McIntyre Lands Internship with Women’s Center of Greater Lansing

Tiffany McIntyre discusses her social media and marketing internship with the Women's Center of Greater Lansing.

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XA Student Kate Whalen Spends Summer Interning with Ford

Kate Whalen describes what learned about design and accessibility from her internship with Ford's user experience team in Dearborn, MI.


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