Disney Professional Intern Spotlight: Emily, Cast Activities, Recognition and Experience Special Events

December 9th, 2016|Categories: Disney Professional Internships, Testimonials|Tags: , , |

“In every job that must be done there is an element of fun.” The idea that every task should be met with enthusiasm is no strange concept to cast members. [...]

From Disney College Program to Pixar: Storytelling is Paramount

December 8th, 2016|Categories: Disney College Program, Testimonials|Tags: , , , , |

For many, the Disney College Program is just the beginning of an incredible career path. Mark, Disney College Program alumni and current Shading Technical Director in the Sets Department at [...]

Dear diary, today I became a cast member: Program lessons from “The Princess Diaries”

November 14th, 2016|Categories: Arrival Information, Testimonials|Tags: , , , , , , |

Ask someone to name a Disney princess and the responses will probably be Belle, Ariel, Rapunzel and the like. However, there’s one Disney princess many forget to mention: the frizzy-haired, [...]

Disney Professional Intern Spotlight: Allison, Occupational Safety and Industrial Hygiene

November 1st, 2016|Categories: Disney Professional Internships, Testimonials|Tags: , , |

Allison is a Disney Professional Intern for Occupational Safety and Industrial Hygiene at Epcot. Whether it’s going to the parks and interacting with guests or taking a backstage look at [...]

7 Life Lessons I learned from Ed Catmull, President of Walt Disney and Pixar Animation Studios

September 29th, 2016|Categories: Testimonials|Tags: , , , , |

Ed Catmull, President of Walt Disney and Pixar Animation Studios, is a computer scientist and helped pioneer the creation of the first computer animated film, Toy Story. A veteran in [...]

Q&A with Norway Cultural Representative Program participants, Camilla and Hans

September 20th, 2016|Categories: Disney International Program Participant Spotlight, Disney International Programs, Testimonials|Tags: , , , |

It is recruitment season for our recruiter, Javier! He is currently taking applications for the Cultural Representative Program in Norway. This October, Javier will be visiting Oslo to conduct some [...]

Reflections: Disney College Program = Family

June 20th, 2016|Categories: Testimonials|Tags: , , , |

We all remember that moment being accepted into the Disney College Program. This moment was one of the best moments of our lives! You may have cried tears of joy [...]

Countdown to Shanghai Disney Resort: An interview with Matt Nixon, Senior Account Manager, Talent Acquisition Marketing

June 14th, 2016|Categories: Testimonials|Tags: , , , |

Matt Nixon serves as a Senior Account Manager for the Global Talent Acquisition Marketing team based in Florida. He began his Disney journey with the Disney College Program driving the [...]

Disney College Program Participant Spotlight: Jerry, Outdoor Vendor

May 23rd, 2016|Categories: Disney College Program, Disney College Program Participant Spotlight, Testimonials|Tags: , , , |

What is your dream job at the Disneyland Resort? For many of you, being in one of our spectacular parades would probably be considered as the best job ever. Meet [...]

Where the magic is created: A look into the life of a Story Artist at Disney Animation Studios

May 10th, 2016|Categories: Testimonials|Tags: , , , , , |

Prasansook Veerasunthorn still faintly remembers her childhood days growing up in Thailand when she would watch Disney’s Dumbo hundreds of times because she was so captivated by the beloved flying [...]