Welcome to Experience Matters!

A collection of internship and co-op experiences completed by Grand Valley students.

Grand Valley students are doing amazing things through professional experiences outside the classroom. This site gives viewers an inside look at these experiences. See some spotlighted experiences below, or click on View Experiences above to find more!

Experience Matters

Detroit Public Television Internship

Brandon, Film & Video

Kept time as Assistant Director for both weekly shows, MiWeek and American Black Journal, as well as Live Pledge Events and Roadshows (a YouTube link for the American Black Journal Detroit 67 Roadshow,...

Learning about Integration in Ireland

Denise, International Relations

Everyday tasks that I completed were updating the Facebook website and Twitter with Irish news and events on immigration. In the beginning of the internship I found journalists that often reported...

Electrical Engineering in the Architecture/Engineering Industry

Greg, Engineering - Electrical

I aided in the layout and design of lighting systems in new construction buildings as well as historical renovations. I also provided design assistance in the layout of power distribution systems...

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