student stories

Hired: Taylor Veracka, Yext

Congratulations, class of 2018

Congratulations to all Krieger and Whiting students who are moving onto their next life steps this month! We’re sharing stories about their first job for the next two weeks. Find all their stories here. Taylor Veracka, A&S’18 Recruiting Operations Coordinator, Yext New York, NY International Studies and Film and Media

Hired: Jamie Wyatt, Brown Advisory

Congratulations, class of 2018

Congratulations to all Krieger and Whiting students who are moving onto their next life steps this month! We’re sharing stories about their first job for the next two weeks. Find all their stories here. Jamie Wyatt, A&S ‘18 Equity Research Analyst, Brown Advisory Baltimore, MD International Studies and Neuroscience It’s

Hired: Sumiaya Ananna, Producer’s Guild of America

Congratulations, class of 2018

Congratulations to all Krieger and Whiting students who are moving onto their next life steps this month! We’re sharing stories about their first job for the next two weeks. Find all their stories here. Sumaiya Ananna, MA’18 Member and Information Systems Manager at the Producers Guild of America New York,

Seniors Accept New Peace Corps Placements

peace corps invitation to serve

Stefanie Hernandez, a senior public health major, recently accepted a Peace Corps post as a public health educator, starting in rural Peru this September. The position was highly competitive, and she was up against a pool of experienced adults as well as graduating seniors. Hernandez applied to serve because of her

Exploring Internships: Barclays Bank

Headshot of jeremy kaner

Jeremy Kaner, A&S ’18, economics major and entrepreneurship and management minor. The summer of finance: long hours, short commutes from Greenwich village, smart people, and running out for coffee three times a day in the shadow of NYC skyscrapers. Jeremy Kaner, A&S ’18, summer analyst intern in investment banking at

Exploring Internships: U.S. Embassy in Rome

Caroline Lupertini with U.S. Embassy staff at Rome's Gay Pride march

Caroline Lupetini, A&S’19, (bottom center) is a Public Affairs Intern with the U.S. Embassy in Rome, Italy, which hosted Pride events this summer. She is an international studies major and will enter the SAIS 5-year BA/MA in 2018. Landing an internship with the U.S. Department of State I knew that

Exploring Internships: Booz Allen Hamilton

2017 summer interns at Booz Allen Hamilton

Cameron Little, A&S ’19, (second from left) Economics Major. Cameron is a Summer Games Intern at Booz Allen Hamilton Consulting. How Cameron Found his Internship I used jhu.joinhandshake.com to apply. There is also an extensive network of Hopkins alumni who work for Booz Allen, and some of my older friends

Summer Experiences: Cannes Film Festival

The JHU Film Department offers a 16-day trip to the Cannes Film Festival every year for film students in conjunction with the Hopkins Summer Study Abroad. Taylor Veracka, A&S ’18 (third from left), has wanted to go since she was a freshman. Balancing Movies, French Dining and Assignments It was

Exploring Internships: Anna Du, Public Health in Liberia

For some students, choosing a major means a direct path to a job or research. For Anna Du, A&S ’18, her internships and JHU connections have been a launching pad for a multidisciplinary career. Exploration through Internships Anna’s first interned the summer after first year, working on global health policy in