Posts Tagged: Information technology

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 »

Stepping Stones to Growing Up

Being a Summer Associate at UPMC has been a life changing experience for me. I knew that one of the first things I had to do before becoming a Summer Associate was get comfortable taking risks. Pittsburgh was far from my home (Philadelphia), which meant moving away for the summer. In addition to a summer… Read more »