A Final Reflection

It has now been two weeks since I finished my internship with the Irish Academy of Public Relations. Since finishing, I have had time to reflect on my experience. There is a lot I can say – but I am most of all thankful. Participating in the International Internship Program was such a unique experience…

Communication Challenges

Last week I finished my internship with the Irish Academy of Public Relations! To say the time flew by would be and understatement. I remember having my first interview with my supervisor like it was yesterday! In my last couple weeks, not much was new. I filmed two testimonial videos that are going to be…

Recognizing my Skills

Hello everyone! I am currently over halfway done with my internship at the Irish Academy of Public Relations in Dublin. It is hard to believe I am almost done, the time has gone so fast! Since my last blog post, I have been participating in a couple amazing projects. I got to create a testimony…

Adapting to Dublin

I am currently on my fifth week as a social media and content creation intern with the Irish Academy of Public Relations. I have definitely settled into my position and am more comfortable with the work I am doing. Each week, I schedule social media posts across various platforms. I also create social media overview’s…

Dublin From Home

Hello everyone! My name is Leia and I am a rising senior majoring in Media and Professional Communications with a focus in Digital Media as well as a minor in Legal Studies. I am originally from Cleveland, Ohio and I have loved living in Pittsburgh for the past three years! Pitt has provided me with…

Long Time, No See

Hello again! Just weeks after finishing my International Consulting Project with CEOLI, it is now time for my next international adventure. This summer, I will be working for Paris-based think tank Finance Innovation as a FinTech Research Intern, where I will be monitoring the latest developments in European FinTech, and I will help with organizing…

Hello Everyone!

Hello everyone, my name is Kyle Curro and I am a rising junior majoring in finance and minoring in economics. I am originally from Doylestown, Pennsylvania which is an hour north of Philadelphia. I play both guitar and bass and have an interest in anything music-related. I am currently the treasurer of Phi Beta Lambda,…

I Spy with my London Eye

There are many parts of the Irish work culture that differ from the United States.  First being the language in the office. A lot of my coworkers will randomly swear at their computers or even swear when speaking to each other. Now It is a part of the culture, so although I am not bothered…

Please Sir Can I Have Some Moher (Time)

I can’t believe we just finished our 6th week here. There is still so much I want to experience, but I’m trying to live in the moment and enjoy my time. My leadership style before this internship was inclusive and supportive with an ability to persuade and influence others. I am always open to criticism…