2:00 – We started the zoom with ESU alumni, Valentina Caval.
- She graduated in 2014 from East Stroudsburg University
- She worked in the University Relations after graduating at ESU
- Then went on to study at Columbia for production and film
- Was hired by HBO where she was the Sports Associate producer
- She then was hired by Yahoo Finance where she managed and ran 4 hours of financial news. (9 am – 1 pm.)
Some questions and answers:
- What helped you? What reccomendations do you have for students?
- – PRSSA and the Stroud Courrier helped me gain the confidence you need for a real job.
Is graduate school necessary?
- Graduate school is necessary if you want help in a specific skill
What do you believe is important to include on Linkedn?
- Just make sure it is always up to date
What do you believe are successful traits in interns?
- Being confident
- Talking in meetings
2:50 pm – Meeting was adjourned.