Experiential Education News

Learning by doing is the cornerstone of a JWU education, and a dedicated Experiential Education & Career Services team makes it happen. Our unique approach to experiential education comes from more than 100 years of helping students launch successful careers. Check out the latest stories about JWU students in action.

Recent Posts

Xfinity alums walking down the street

Wildcats Gain ‘Xperience’ at Xfinity Center Venue

Professor Gail McCarthy, Edison Calle, Cyrell Faraon, Emme Romanelli, Shannon Tapley, Caroline Kornberg, Kyra Northup, Hillary Thilavong and Professor Oscar Chilabato at the World Trade Center.

ADTEAM’s Ad-venture to the Big Apple

Student Gianna Marlow reading a book

Gianna Marlow ’24 Applies Psychology Lessons to Law Enforcement Internship

JWU student Jazmin Pacheco standing in front of U.S. Department of Homeland Security

JWU Students Live, Learn and Lead in Washington, D.C.

JWU student at the White House podium

White House Internship: A Path to Success

Aaron Aguilar sitting with staff of the rhode show

Aaron Aguilar '24 Gains Production Experience at WPRI-TV

JWU baking team interns at the Augusta National Masters Tournament.

Gaining Career Experience at the Augusta National Masters Tournament

A group of students standing in front of a building

Learning by Doing: Students Plan Annual SEEM Forum

Students with a camera, light, and reflector

JWU Students Produce Inspiring Athlete Docuseries

Inspiring Wildcat Garett Koch

Inspiring Wildcat: Garett Koch '23

closeup photo of a green sticker saying "internship ready" that a woman is handing out to someone

5 Ways Experiential Education Helps Wildcats Succeed

Damarious Borden posed on basketball court

Inspiring Wildcat: Damarious Borden '22

Three Charlotte culinary students

Internship Gives a Baking & Pastry Arts Student Sweet Experience

Four JWU students stand in front of sign at conference

VIP Experiences Give Wildcats Entrée into Private Club Careers

America Mason on beach internship

6 Real-World Tips to Help You Land Your Dream Internship

Compass Day Women in Culinary Panel at JWU

Compass Day Panel Spotlights Women in Culinary Leadership

Rachel Jordan inside Collette headquarters in Pawtucket, RI

My Internship at Collette: Learning Tourism from the Inside

Career Fair

Hospitality Degree Leads to Career in the Digital Space

Nicholas Pezza

Performing a Hat-Trick

Kayla (center middle) with Kavita Thirupuvanam (far left), Thomas Joseph '06 (center front) and the rest of the Kitchen crew.

Martha Moments: My Internship at Martha Stewart Living

Students exploring the Medieval City in Rhodes

Exploring Living History and Hospitality in Greece

Career Fair

Alumni Executives Look to JWU for the Next Generation of Leaders

10th annual Academic Symposium

Student Research Shines in Academic Symposium

FAM Tour group in front of the famous, live Cotopaxi volcano

8 Days in Ecuador, One Life-Changing Trip