Careers

5 Reasons Why You Should Join Organizations in College

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All throughout college I have attended classes faithfully, paying attention to lectures and completing assignments. Who doesn’t want a high GPA? I noticed that I was achieving stellar grades, but I wasn’t really learning. My friends and I decided to start a club called the  National Association of Black Journalists. Immediately, I noticed a change. […]

Communication

6 Ways to Rock Your Big Internship

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My experience “You’re the first intern I’ve ever hired from West Chester University. You better make them proud,” said Rich Kiss, executive producer at NBC10 Philadelphia and my boss this past summer. Imagine hearing those words and the pressure you feel to follow through. It can be daunting, and it can feel impossible. Or it […]

Communication

Coast to Coast

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My Story “I hopped off the plane at LAX with a dream and my cardigan.”  To most people this is nothing other than a line from a Miley Cyrus song, but to me it was my reality.  On August 19, 2015, I left my home in Pennsylvania to fly out to Los Angeles to attend […]

Communication

5 Ways to Spot a College Student

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Planners are life 1. They ALWAYS have a planner on them!! With so much to keep track of how else are we expected to do it? Between clubs, sports, classes, and a job it’s easy to forget something. Most people’s planners are super cute, so it’s like having an accessory to keep you on track with […]

Communication

Opening New Doors

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Big Dreams In high school, my life consisted of binging on Grey’s Anatomy and mesmerizing how I would be a doctor. I would help others and  chanege the world one day. I always had a passion for helping others and wanted my career to align with this important part of me. Coming to college, at […]

Communication

What I’ve Learned From Dating Myself

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“Freeing yourself was one thing; claiming ownership of that freed self was another.”  — Toni Morrison It came Wednesday, March 8th, at 7:27 pm–the breakup text that changed everything.  It’s not like I didn’t see it coming, but it was just out of the blue enough to really rattle me.  It took a few months […]

Careers

8 Important Steps to Getting an Internship in Communications

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Internships during your college career are so important. They help to build up your resume, differentiate you from a crowd, and provide you with real life experiences. Follow these 8 crucial steps to getting an Internship in Communications at West Chester University. Get a head start on the competition! Use your resources West Chester University […]

Communication

Find Your Workspace.

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It’s crazy how a workspace can have such an impact on your success as a student. There’s dorm room workers, Starbucks workers, outside workers, library workers, quad workers, lobby workers and so much more. These people don’t just work here for any random reason, they work here because, for them, it’s how they get their […]

Communication

Fall Into Fun Around West Chester

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The crisp fall air circulates your room as you slowly wake up and pull the covers up to your chin. You turn over and read 9:30 am on your phone and realize it’s Saturday. The whole day ahead lies ahead, so you decide to put on a flannel, text your friends, grab some coffee and […]