7 Tips for the first week of your Professional Internship

Whether this is your first internship or 100th, starting a new position can be very overwhelming. I can remember a few years ago when I first started my Professional Internship [...]

October 20th, 2020|Categories: Disney Professional Internships|Tags: |Comments Off on 7 Tips for the first week of your Professional Internship

We salute our Disneyland cast members!

The Disney College Program in Florida has thousands of participants, whereas there are only a few hundred participants on the Disney College Program in California. That’s because the Walt Disney [...]

Dressing for the weather on your Disney program

Vincente, a Cultural Representative from Mexico, understands the value of wearing sunglasses to protect his eyes. There’s a saying that the weather in March “comes in like [...]

March 11th, 2020|Categories: Disney International Programs, General Information|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Dressing for the weather on your Disney program

Two babies born at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge

Oh boy, oh boy! Our animal care team is delighted to welcome two new babies to the herd at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge – a Hartmann’s mountain zebra foal and [...]

March 5th, 2020|Categories: Disney College Program, Disney International Programs|Tags: |Comments Off on Two babies born at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge

Breathe: You’re doing amazing!

Moving to a new area, trying to make new friends, working at a new job – it can be stressful. Sometimes when you take on so many changes at [...]

Disney Internships & Programs participants get a first look at Mickey & Minnie’s Runaway Railway!

All aboard! Many of our program participants had the exciting opportunity to preview Mickey & Minnie’s Runaway Railway ahead of its grand opening at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. On this [...]

March 3rd, 2020|Categories: Disney College Program, Disney International Programs|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Disney Internships & Programs participants get a first look at Mickey & Minnie’s Runaway Railway!

Professional intern spotlight: Sahar, Show Programming Animation at Walt Disney Imagineering

Ever wonder how your favorite Disney characters come to life in beloved Disney Parks attractions across the globe? Professional intern Sahar helped the Walt Disney Imagineering team create animatronic [...]

February 28th, 2020|Categories: Alumni Spotlight, Disney Professional Internships|Tags: , |Comments Off on Professional intern spotlight: Sahar, Show Programming Animation at Walt Disney Imagineering

Advice for new arrivals as I reflect on my program 15 years later: Part two

If you want to see my first blog of this two-part series, please feel free to check it out here. And now, to conclude my next two bits of [...]

February 20th, 2020|Categories: Alumni Spotlight, Disney College Program|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Advice for new arrivals as I reflect on my program 15 years later: Part two