A Quick Trip to the Mountains

The trip started out by almost missing the bus. I was traveling with two other friends and the one friend was extremely late. We did everything we could to hold the bus, but when I looked out I saw one of the men throwing my backpack onto the ground as they drove away. Luckily, our…

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Hi, I’m Katie :)

Hi, I’m Katie. I am going to be a senior here at Hanover in the fall and I am really excited about being able to blog for the College. If you are a member of the Business Scholars Program (BSP) or plan on it, you know that the summer internship for juniors is one of…

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Serving on the Best Buddies staff

I have been with the organization Best Buddies for more than eight years now. Best Buddies is a program based on building friendships between individuals and individuals with intellectual/developmental disorders (IDD). That is right. There is an actual program whose sole purpose is to help you make friends. I fell in love with this program…

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My dream of becoming a teacher

Choosing a major is such a difficult decision. When I was a little girl, my dream was to be a teacher. Over the years, I changed my mind a few times, but I always came back to a job in education. As part of my education class, I intern at Southwestern Elementary every Thursday from…

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The school year is a comin’

A new year is about to begin, and I don’t know if I’m excited or sad that I am leaving Kosair Children’s Hospital. I have been interning at the hospital this summer in the government relations, marketing and communications and administrative offices, and I have had the time of my life. All the different people…

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Entering the professional world

It is really weird to have once walked around in the halls of Kosair Children’s Hospital in a patient gown, then a volunteer t-shirt and now a suit and tie. I see several familiar faces and they comment on how professional I look and, in a way, that’s all well and good, but I miss…

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Summer jobs and internships

As the school year wraps up for most high schools and Hanover, there’s only one thing on everyone’s mind. Summer. With it, summer brings the ever-illustrious summer jobs. This is true for college students, too. While many high schoolers and college-age students may wind up working in fast food, retail or other hometown business opportunities,…

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