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My Trip to Austin, TX!
My Trip to Austin, TX!

Now that I have been in Texas for over 2 months, I wanted to start exploring outside of Houston. I’ve been having a great experience at work and a lot of fun with other interns in this huge city, but I kept hearing I needed to visit Austin while I was here. Luckily, the long […]

“Confusion, Concern, & Set Up for Failure”
"Confusion, Concern, & Set Up for Failure"

The title of my post sounds a lot like something Joan Rivers would say on Fashion Police on E!; however, it actually refers to an email that was sent to me regarding one of my tasks I had been working on! “Sending it out to the Field Specialists as is would likely lead to confusion, […]

How We Operate
How We Operate

I am now officially over the halfway mark for my summer internship with Univar. Time has been flying by, but I am still learning new and exciting things every day. This past week I spent learning about operations by observing truck drivers, material handlers, warehouse supervisors, operations managers and lab technicians in their day to […]

Halfway Already?

It’s been quite a while since I’ve documented any part of my internship experience — but at least if I say it’s because the last few weeks have been a whirlwind of learning on the job and exploring Los Angeles and southern California, I’m not lying.

New skills & friendships
New skills & friendships

             

Classwork vs. Real Work
Classwork vs. Real Work

One thing I have found fascinating in my internship is when I run into a problem that involves skills I have developed in classes in Fisher. Interestingly enough, only twice have I been able to take classroom experience and apply it to a work task. In fact, this internship has taught me more new concepts […]

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