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Cybersecurity Awareness Month at DME

It’s Cybersecurity Awareness Month! Ever since 2004, when Congress declared that every October will bring awareness and information about how to protect yourself and your data as more threats arise every day in our modern age. Here at the Digital Media Engagement (DME) Internship, the Web Security department works hard at not only protecting our …

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The Basics Of Cyber Security- Why It Matters

Why it Matters: As our world becomes more connected, online security becomes more important for everyone. Today, there are many ways attackers can steal your personal information. They can do this through a variety of online attacks: Make individuals download malicious content Scams from your email and social media accounts  Unsafe websites   This is just …

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What it's like as a DME Social Media ELT

What It’s Like As a Social Analytics Intern

Omar Cunningham is a fourth-year student studying business systems and analytics at Stetson University in Florida. Omar was a student-athlete and played wide receiver on his school’s football team before stepping away due to the COVID-19 pandemic. He hopes to have a career as a data analyst for one of the U.S. intelligence agencies and …

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What You Need to Know About Slack, DME’s Main Communication Line

As a part of the DME internship program, all interns are required to use Slack for daily internship communications. Let’s take a look at Slack and what you can expect while using it at DME. What is Slack? This program is the Digital Media Engagement (DME) team’s main platform where interns from over a dozen …

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Human Resources: How Interns Go Through the DME

Human Resources: How Interns Go Through the DME

Human Resources (HR) is an important department in many real-world companies. But on the Digital Media Engagement (DME) team, HR differs in certain ways. “Most HR professionals incorporate aspects of our engagement, metrics, onboarding, offboarding, and recruitment teams. HR professionals also deal with conflict resolution, payroll issues, and strategic planning,” said Calley Walker, the HR …

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What it's like as an Editing Intern

What It’s Like to be an Editing Intern

Merrit Pope joined the Digital Media Engagement (DME) team as an editing intern this August. A sophomore at Hillsdale College studying philosophy and religion, Merrit learned about the internship through a friend who was a past DME intern. He saw value in working on a virtual internship while completing his schoolwork and felt well-adjusted within …

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