Juggling Multiple Internships as a First-Timer

Juggling Multiple Internships as a First-Timer

Short Summary: Erin Gallagher tried out two internships for the first time: one as a graphic designer for the Digital Media Engagement (DME) team and another at the Wisconsin State Public Defender’s Office. Here she reflects on her experiences with both. ...
Never Too Old to Learn

Never Too Old to Learn

Sneak Peek: The VA’s Digital Media Engagement (DME) internship offers many benefits and opportunities for older students to expand upon their career goals. The old saying “You are never too old to learn something new” plays a key role in the VA Digital Media...
Looking Back at my Experience as a DME Intern

Looking Back at my Experience as a DME Intern

Sneak Peek: As my internship comes to an end, I look back on how this rewarding experience has prepared me for my future.  As I reflect on my time interning as a member of the Digital Media Engagement Team of the Department of Veterans Affairs, I realize that the...
Continuing the Legacy with Alex Boucher

Continuing the Legacy with Alex Boucher

Sneak Peak: Alex Boucher shares how his writing internship with the VA honors the legacy of his great-grandfather, who served in World War II.  Alex Boucher was close with his great-grandfather, a World War II Veteran who passed away in 2007. In an interview with...