California participants discover new traditions this holiday season

The most magical time of year is right around the corner, and Disneyland® Resort is beginning to look like the perfect winter wonderland. The holidays always create an unforgettable [...]

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Professional Intern spotlight: Nick, conservation education presenter

“A wilderness explorer is a friend to all, be it plants or fish or tiny mole.”  Nick, a conservation education presenter professional intern at Walt Disney WorldⓇ Resort, takes [...]

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Halloween time with the recruitment team

October really is a great time for anyone in central Florida! As our teams continue working hard during the recruitment seasons, we all still enjoy the fall season!  Here [...]

Curing the holiday homesickness blues during your Disney Program

Being miles away from those you love in a new state or country can be overwhelming, especially during the holiday season! Whether you’ve been part of the Disney Programs [...]

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Professional Intern spotlight: Ellie and Mana, art and design

For art and design intern Ellie, meeting Mickey Mouse at Epcot Character Spot was an unforgettably magical moment – not only because he’s the mouse who started it all, [...]

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Ways to get to know your Disney College Program roommates

“If you walk the footsteps of a stranger, you’ll learn things you never knew.” – Pocahontas   Moving away from home can be both exciting and intimidating at the same [...]

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Disney College Program: I was not selected – what’s next?

Sitting on a bus, stuck on a snowy gridlocked highway, I’m checking my phone to see how late I will be to my quickly approaching meeting. This is making [...]

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The anatomy of a perfect thank-you note

So, you’re hoping to land that perfect Disney Professional Internship or Disney role, and you were able to land a meet-and-greet or maybe even an interview for the position. [...]

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Professional Intern spotlight: Paola, ABC casting services

For Disney professional intern Paola, it all started with Olivia Pope.  Watching the Shonda Rhimes series Scandal as a young adult, Paola found herself drawn to the ABC network, [...]

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Disneyland participants lend a hand and become part of a special Disney legacy

When our participants arrive for their Disneyland College Program, everyone has huge expectations on how the program can help them develop their skills and enhance their resume. They want [...]

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