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Disney Professional Intern Spotlight: Meet the Disney Learning Center Professional Interns

November 14, 2016

Walt Disney famously said, “You can dream, create, design and build the most wonderful place in the world, but it requires people to make the dream a reality.” Cast members are truly the most magical piece of this company’s puzzle. With the combined knowledge and experience from our cast, participants…

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Disney Housing: Event Team Spotlight

November 2, 2016

If College or International Program participants on the East Coast have questions about the living component of their program, they are referred to Housing. But what is “Housing?” Did you know that Housing is actually comprised of several different teams, all with the same goal of ensuring our participants have…

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Disney Professional Intern Spotlight: Allison, Occupational Safety and Industrial Hygiene

November 1, 2016

Allison is a Disney Professional Intern for Occupational Safety and Industrial Hygiene at Epcot. Whether it’s going to the parks and interacting with guests or taking a backstage look at an attraction to measure noise exposure, she makes magic for cast members and guests alike!   Tell me what your…

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Ears to 5 years of the Disney Programs Blog

September 20, 2016

Cookie cake, balloons and a spirit of community are welcome in the office any day, but especially when you’re celebrating a blog-a-versary! (Yes – it’s a thing.) September 2016 marks five fun-filled years for the Disney Internships and Programs Blog team. Here are few things you may not know about…

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Disney Professional Intern Spotlight: Tyler, ESPN Broadcast Production Intern

July 7, 2016

Remember the first time you scored a goal, won a race or hit a homerun? Those moments in sports are something you’ll never forget. The main reason for this isn’t the triumph of winning, but instead the meaning behind the journey, the hours of training and the support of the…

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Spotlight on Guest Relations

June 24, 2016

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to don the iconic plaid vest as a Guest Relations cast member? Maybe it’s one of your dream roles, or maybe you just want to learn more about what the job entails. Luckily, the Disney Internships and Programs Education team works hard to…

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Disney College Program Participant Spotlight: Jerry, Outdoor Vendor

May 23, 2016

What is your dream job at the Disneyland Resort? For many of you, being in one of our spectacular parades would probably be considered as the best job ever. Meet Jerry, a Disney College Program local participant who works as an Outdoor Vendor at Disney California Adventure Park. As part…

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Disney College Program Participant Spotlight: Rachel, Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique Hostess

May 12, 2016

NEEDS REVISION ON THE USE OF HER NAME AND PRONOUMS This year marks a very special anniversary for the Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique at Disney Springs. The location is celebrating 10 years of transforming little girls into princesses and little boys into knights, and ultimately, making dreams come true! To celebrate,…

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Disney College Program Participant Spotlight: Camille, Lifeguard

April 20, 2016

When swimming and Disney are two of the things that you’re most passionate about in life, finding the perfect job to combine those things can be a challenge…or is it? Meet Camille, a Disney College Program participant at the Disneyland Resort. She’s a Biological Anthropology major at San Joaquin Delta…

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Disney College Program Participant Spotlight: Amy, Custodial

April 5, 2016

When most people complete their Disney College Program and return home, reality starts to set in. They are no longer immersing themselves in Disney magic every day, and they miss the incredible friends they made throughout their journey. Many of our alumni tell us that they had no idea how much they’d…

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