To move, or not to move

The theme of our program is the American film industry and there is a strong emphasis on connecting aspiring filmmakers from non-LA locations like Pittsburgh. This course impacted my perception of the film industry and its connection to the city of Los Angeles. Learning about the other popular places to produce films like New Mexico,…

Nonprofit Work Down Under

 I am working at Disability Sports Australia, a nonprofit focusing on representation and opportunity in sport for those with disabilities. I requested to work in the nonprofit sector because I think it is extremely important for an organization to be mission driven. I have always wanted to work in the sector as a career, and…

Clear Eyes, Full Hearts

My name is Sophie and I am a junior pursuing a double-major in the Rehabilitation Sciences and Public & Professional Writing programs. I plan on applying to medical school, so I obtained a minor in Chemistry while pursuing certificates in Transatlantic Studies and Global Studies. My overall career goals include practicing medicine, most likely focusing…

Virtual Global Internship Starter Pack

Hello, my name is Jacqueline and I am currently a junior here at Pitt. I am majoring in Sociology, minoring in French and Dance, and obtaining two certificates in Nonprofit Management and Global Studies. I currently work as a nanny and dance teacher. I am a part of the Virtual Global Internship program. I am…