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Internship Stories

Internships and other skill-building experiences are a must-do for realizing your abilities and increasing your job prospects after graduation. As a UMass student, you can earn up to eighteen (18) credits doing internships throughout your four years.  

Click below to hear from some of our English majors about their internship experiences.

Headshot of Kylie Bane
Kylie Bane (BA 2023)
Internship: ISO New England

Headshot of Aaliyah Quintal
Aaliyah Quintal (BA 2021)
Internship: General Motors

Emily Bevacqua at Springfield Museums
Emily Bevacqua (BA 2021)
Internship: Springfield Museums

Headshot of Sabrina Taylor
Sabrina Taylor (BA 2020)
Internship: Verité (non profit)

Yashika Issrani
Yashika Issrani (BA 2020)
Internship: legal intern

Tess Halpern
Tess Halpern (BA 2019)
Internship: MassLive

Kevin Xu
Kevin Xu (BA 2019)
Internship: Akamai Technologies

Mira Kennedy
Mira Kennedy (BA 2019)
Internship: UMass Press

Isabelle Kagan
Isabelle Kagan (BA 2017)
Internship: Go Nomad

Aradhita Saraf
Aradhita Saraf (BA 2017)
Internship: Penguin Books

Jeffrey Martin, class of 2017
Jeffrey Martin (BA 2017)
Internship: Amherst Media