Total Internship Management Workshop Facilitates Webster Partnership with Local Employers

May. 30, 2017

Total Internship Management Workshop Held with Local Companies
Twenty companies were on campus for the Total Internship Management Workshop.

Webster University’s Career Planning & Development Center welcomed 20 representatives from local companies and organizations to the Webster Groves campus for the Total Internship Management Workshop led by Sara Kirby, vice president of strategic partnerships at Intern Bridge.  

The event was held in the University Center Sunnen Lounge, Friday, May 19, 2017.

Employers attending included World Wide Technology, Mastercard, Enterprise Bank & Trust, Post Holdings, State Farm Insurance, Paric, FlightSaftey International, Bright Horizons Family Solutions, ArcVision, Inc., Behavior Health Response, Health Literacy Media, United Access, Isreali Chemicals Limited, and DHR International.  

Representatives gathered for a full-day workshop designed to facilitate communication between Webster University and employer partners in order to assist employers in developing or maintaining effective internship programs.

“The workshop is based on the most in-depth research ever to be conducted into the successful management of internship programs and entry-level talent acquisition," said Robert Shindell, president and CEO, Intern Bridge.  

“Building the partnerships that assist our students in obtaining internships, doesn’t take a break in the summer," said Trezette Dixon, assistant director, Employer Relations, in Webster's Career Planning & Development Center. "I’m excited about the partnerships that will develop as a result of hosting The Total Internship Management Workshop and the amazing internship opportunities that will be available for our students.”  

Students can learn more about these and any of our employer partners and the internships they have to offer through Gorlok Career Link, Webster University’s online career management system

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