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Take a look at this terrific internship posted on Handshake!

Be Humble. Be Hungry. Be great. I WILL. 

Under Armour’s paid intern program offers current college students the chance to get inside the world’s most dynamic brand in sports. Interns at Under Armour will be key players in helping us further our mission of making all athletes better through passion, design, and the relentless pursuit of innovation. Interns will spend their internship making an impact on their team, learning from others through mentoring, networking, and training, and experiencing what it’s like to live in a great city working for a fast-paced, innovative, and growing company.

What you’ll do as the Communications Intern:

  • Assist with the completion of our Board of Directors books
  • Help create content for the weekly newsletter
  • Assist in fulfilling product placement requests/seeding projects/other PR-related outreach 

What UA is looking for in a Communications Intern:

  • High degree of verbal and written communication skills, and the ability to effectively and concisely present information at all levels
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast paced, ever-changing environment, and work as part of a team
  • Proven ability to think critically, problem solve, analyze needs, and offer solutions
  • Passion for the brand
  • Recognition of opportunities to grow and is challenged to take risks
  • Attention to detail and ability to stay well organized

On Nov. 15, 2016, the 22 Business Communication interns held their annual poster session during which they displayed their posters and spoke to attendees about what they learned during their internships. It was a tremendously successful afternoon!

Senior Tyler Turk has spent much of his internship under the direction of Jill Newman, the director of operations and customer service at Worldstrides/Excel International Sports. Worldstrides specializes in providing educational travel opportunities to approximately 350,000 students annually, particularly in the area of international sports tours. Tyler has learned the managerial and organizational aspects of planning international travel for students, and he has also been involved in market research for the company's branch located in Glenwood, Maryland.
Senior Brittany Punte is thoroughly enjoying her internship with Zeffert and Gold Catering, under the mentorship of Aaron Gold, a partner in the company. Zeffert and Gold is a leading catering service provider in the Baltimore, Maryland - Washington, DC metropolitan areas and has been successful for over 25 years. Brittany has been exposed to every aspect of the catering business from client meetings to taste testings to the final event. She hopes for a career in event planning and management.
Senior Justin Trunko is interning with Kitchen Tech,  a commercial restaurant equipment service and sales company in  Dumfries, Virginia, outside of Washington, D.C.  Justin's mentor, Glen Pettit, the company's president, has encouraged Justin to investigate methods of marketing and outreach in order to spread the company's brand within the industry. Justin has also been working on the Kitchen Tech website to make it a more inviting space, and developing a plan to reach out to nearby high schools  encouraging graduates to consider a career in kitchen equipment sales and service.

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