Posts Categorized: Information Technology

Overcoming Obstacles: Confronting Challenges in the Workplace

UPMC’s Summer Associates Program has been an educational, motivational and inspirational experience for me. We all know about the first day jitters and the panic mode that sets in as you walk to your first meeting without a clue what will be going on. The obstacles people face during their first internship or job are… Read more »

Navigating the ‘Burgh

Having to navigate a new city can be a daunting task. Driving is an option, as well as walking, but one of the best ways to get around is with public transportation. The public transit system here in Pittsburgh is run by the Port Authority of Allegheny County, which includes the bus, light rail (known… Read more »

A Guide for Making the Most of Your Summer Internship

The whole point of an internship is to learn and gain experience in your field of interest, and to possibly advance the internship position into a job after graduation. When I was offered a position to be an intern for the Summer Associates Program with UPMC, I was so excited to have the opportunity to… Read more »