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

Professional Internship Spotlight: Meet your Disney Service Center Interns!

For many Disney Programs participants the Disney Service Center is known as the place where one can receive their packages, grab a cookie and have questions answered. For six [...]

February 19th, 2020|Categories: Alumni Spotlight, Disney College Program, Disney Professional Internships, Housing|Tags: , |Comments Off on Professional Internship Spotlight: Meet your Disney Service Center Interns!

Advice for new arrivals as I reflect on my program 15 years Later: Part one

The year 2020 seems to have somehow snuck up on me.  This means it has now been FIFTEEN years since my own Disney College Program back in 2005.  I [...]

February 6th, 2020|Categories: Alumni Spotlight, Arrival Information, Disney College Program|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Advice for new arrivals as I reflect on my program 15 years Later: Part one