Ignite Your Security

Palo Alto Networks hosted a cybersecurity conference bringing together leading government and IT industry professionals at the Grand Hyatt in Washington, DC. Topics discussed among the keynotes and panelists focused on the future cybersecurity plays in the public sector and why we need to make this a national priority. VP of Federal Sales, Nick Urich, … More Ignite Your Security

Trepidation

The months after graduating college can be one of the most overwhelming, anxiety- inducing, and high pressure moments of your life. We struggle to keep up with our colleagues who seem to have it all together. The ones who could coast through their last semester of senior year because they already have a job lined … More Trepidation

Above the Clouds

Green caps and gowns filled the campus as restless seniors waited to take their graduation pictures of their favorite spots around campus. I finished walking (then dancing at the end) across the stage to get my diploma, signifying my transition from George Mason University student to alumna. So what do I do now that I graduated? Well, I … More Above the Clouds

The Intern Chronicles : Year of the Rooster

The Freer|Sackler rang in the Chinese Lunar New Year with a photo booth, mask and card making crafts, paper cutting, sugar painting, and many performances from the Beijing Opera. This event had more than 10,000 people in attendance and was a huge success. Preparation took months in advance with booking the performers, inviting the media, and bringing … More The Intern Chronicles : Year of the Rooster

The Branding Workshop

You can’t be successful in business if you care what people think of you. -Arash Shirazi Style blogger of StyleMBA, Sara Azani, and CEO of The Bullitt Agency, Arash Shirazi, spoke to George Mason University students about what it means to maintain your personal brand in the business world. Sara Azani  Sara worked at Booz|Allen|Hamilton for … More The Branding Workshop

Nerd Tears

Deadpool deserved an Oscar- McCarthy Noticeably recognized around campus in his signature converses and fitted navy suit, Kevin McCarthy spoke with George Mason University students on the transition from student to professional. How did you get started as an entertainment reporter? There is no clear path in this industry. Kevin claims he was at the … More Nerd Tears

The Intern Chronicles : Welcome to the Smithsonian Institution

I was handed my badge that confirmed me as an intern of the Smithsonian Institution and my next adventure has officially begun. The Freer|Sackler are the Smithsonian Institution’s national museums of Asian art. The Arthur M. Sackler Gallery of Art is where I will intern under the Marketing and Communications department. My first few weeks, I became familiar … More The Intern Chronicles : Welcome to the Smithsonian Institution