Alumni Spotlight

Professional Intern spotlight: Behind the magic of Disneyland Housing Operations

February 6th, 2018|Categories: Alumni Spotlight, Disney College Program, Disney Professional Internships, Housing Events, Uncategorized, Working|

When I participated in the Disney College Program in the fall of 2015, I really didn’t want it to end. I made lifelong friends, learned more than I ever thought [...]

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Magic-making Marco, Guest Relations Professional Intern

January 19th, 2018|Categories: Alumni Spotlight, Disney Professional Internships, Working|

You could say Disney is in Marco’s blood. His family has always been big Disney fans, especially his mother. After experiencing Disneyland® Resort as a kid, Walt Disney World® Resort [...]

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Alumni spotlight: From program participant to published author

January 4th, 2018|Categories: Alumni Spotlight, Disney College Program, Disney College Program Participant Spotlight, History|

A passion is ignited Christopher Tremblay has his parents to thank for his love of Disney. Growing up he was surrounded with Walt Disney books, toys, games, and was lucky [...]

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Exploring the wilderness: Spotlight on a Conservation Education Presenter intern

January 2nd, 2018|Categories: Alumni Spotlight, Disney Professional Internships|

Melissa Werle spends her days teaching guests of all ages about conservation and wildlife while doing things like holding a tarantula, or interacting with guests to give them an experience [...]

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An experience of galactic proportions: Spotlight on Will, Walt Disney Imagineering project management intern

November 30th, 2017|Categories: Alumni Spotlight, Disney Professional Internships|

In a galaxy not so far away, one Disney professional intern is living out his dreams. Meet Will, a Walt Disney Imagineering project management intern who is currently working on [...]

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Program alumni embrace the changes at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

November 27th, 2017|Categories: Alumni Spotlight, General Information, History|

Disney’s Hollywood Studios is undergoing many exciting changes! Two current Cast Members from Hollywood Studios sat down with me to talk about this very special park at Walt Disney World® [...]

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Your guide to Disney Internships & Programs merchandise

November 7th, 2017|Categories: Alumni Spotlight, Disney College Program, Fun on the Program, General Information, Housing|

Each semester, thousands of program hopefuls apply for a Disney program. If you’re selected for a program, chances are you can’t wait to show off your new status! While Mickey [...]

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Meet Tom Kovacs, a Proprietor for the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival

October 19th, 2017|Categories: Alumni Spotlight, Fun on the Program, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

Tom Kovacs turned his Disney College Program experience into an exciting career! Back in 1996, Tom began working at Walt Disney World Resort on the Disney College Program. During [...]

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Spotlight: Emily O’Connell | Content Strategist, Disney Digital Network

October 11th, 2017|Categories: Alumni Spotlight, Disney Professional Internships|Tags: , , , , |

Everyone’s Disney journey is different. Emily O’Connell, Content Strategist in the Disney Digital Network, has had the ultimate adventure from the Disney College Program, to a Disney Professional Internship, [...]

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