Interning Abroad: The Brand of Milk and Honey

By: Allison Rumsas @allisonrumsas I have spent the last five weeks of my summer in Israel interning at a PR and branding firm, BOMAH- The Brand of Milk and Honey, in Jerusalem. In Israel, internships aren’t very common and after meeting with my boss the first day, I quickly realized that my internship would be much different than the previous internship I had in Chicago. I work directly with the Founder and Assistant Director of the firm and am given a huge amount of freedom and responsibility with the work that I do. I created my own title and job … Continue reading Interning Abroad: The Brand of Milk and Honey

Moving Mountains: Making Interning Abroad a Reality

I’ve always been the type of person with a plan, and when I mapped out everything freshman year,  I put interning abroad on my list the summer after sophomore year. Yes, I actually picked a summer and had an idea of where I wanted to go. At first I thought London because I’ve always wanted to go and there are numerous PR agencies. However, London was crossed off when I looked at the price and then I thought, ‘Dublin is nearby and they speak English; perfect!’ Here I am in Dublin for the summer interning for Deputy Michael Healy-Rae, a … Continue reading Moving Mountains: Making Interning Abroad a Reality