Participant spotlight: Brien, Cultural Exchange Program

September 29th, 2017|Categories: Disney International Program Participant Spotlight, Disney International Programs, Housing, Testimonials, Working|Tags: , , , , , |

“I wanted to do something adventurous.” - Brien, Cultural Exchange Program participant When you participate in a Disney International Program, you are embarking on a once-in-a lifetime adventure. For Brien, [...]

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Disney Professional Intern Spotlight – Kim, Disney Service Center

September 6th, 2017|Categories: Disney College Program, Disney Professional Internships, Testimonials|Tags: , |

For most, having the opportunity to be a part of the Disney Internships and Programs family in any capacity is a once-in-a-lifetime experience. For Kim, it has been a “three [...]

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Disney Professional Intern Spotlight: Natalie, Digital Comics Intern, Marvel

August 30th, 2017|Categories: Disney Professional Internships, Testimonials|Tags: , , |

“I identify with having to overcome obstacles to achieve my dreams and refusing to give up or settle for less,” says Natalie – a Digital Comics Intern at Marvel Entertainment. [...]

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At the heart of DisneyTECH: Clayton, Walt Disney Attractions Technology

July 28th, 2017|Categories: Disney Professional Internships, Fun on the Program, General Information, Testimonials|Tags: , , , |

At Disney, we believe the real power of technology is its ability to transform. Whether designing shows or user experiences, special lighting effects or software design, creativity allows technologists like [...]

Say Y.E.S to Success

July 28th, 2017|Categories: Fun on the Program, Testimonials, Working|

Think about the best class that you’ve ever taken. Was it the subject matter that made it great? An awesome professor? The 189-foot castle in the middle of your classroom?! [...]

Meet the International Recruitment team: Vanessa

July 12th, 2017|Categories: Disney International Programs, Testimonials|Tags: , , , |

Once upon a time…in 1991, Vanessa started working at a Disney Store in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. Little did she know that her summer job was the start of her eventful [...]

Girls Who Code 2016: A conversation with Jennifer Lee, Director and Screenwriter, Walt Disney Animation Studios

June 27th, 2017|Categories: Testimonials|Tags: , , , , , |

Last year’s Girls Who Code Summer Immersion Program powered by Disney brought bountiful learnings for the students, not only in computer science and STEM-related subjects, but also life and career-related [...]

The Disney playlist that guided me through my post-college job hunt

May 30th, 2017|Categories: Testimonials|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Everyone tells you that college is tough – and it is! What they don’t tell you is how tough it is to find a job after you graduate. I expected [...]

Program Perspectives: Kent Phillips’ Disney journey

May 24th, 2017|Categories: History, Testimonials|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Every story has a beginning and Kent Phillips’ first chapter reads like a fairytale! From joining the opening day team at Magic Kingdom Park as a Jungle Cruise Skipper to [...]

A mom who completed the first College Program watches her daughter flourish on the program today

May 4th, 2017|Categories: History, Testimonials|Tags: , , , , , , |

Elizabeth has a unique connection to the Disney College Program: Her mother, Stella, completed the first College Program offered. In 1981, Stella was a student at North Carolina State University, [...]