This post is a part of a four part blog series covering interning at Duke University Press. Today’s post highlights the summer student workers, their positions, and their fields of study.
Emily Chilton is the Social Medicine Reader intern at Duke University Press. She is a senior at Meredith College in Raleigh, North Carolina. She is majoring in English and history. She is considering graduate school to study English and plans to have a career in academic publishing.
Zachary Farmer started as a front desk intern at Duke University Press in May of 2017. He is studying sports management at Winston Salem University in Winston Salem, NC and will graduate in 2020.
Joshua Gay is a senior at North Carolina Central University in Durham, NC, studying English with a minor of mass communication. After he graduates, he plans to be a writer. Currently Josh is the Books Acquisitions intern at Duke University Press.
Sarah George-Waterfield is currently earning her doctorate degree in English at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Sarah earned her bachelor’s degree at Vanderbilt in Nashville, Tennessee.
O’landra Goodwin is graduating in December with a bachelor’s degree in mass communication with a concentration of Public Relations and Broadcast Media from North Carolina Central University. She is the DUP communications intern.
Tiffani Jones is studying accounting at North Carolina Central University and is expected to graduate in December of 2018. At Duke University Press, Tiffani is the accounting intern. After she graduates, she plans to start a small accounting firm.
Ithiopia Lemons recently graduated from North Carolina Central University with a bachelor’s degree in mass communication. She will be attending NCCU in the fall for graduate school where she will study educational technology. Ithiopia is a communications intern at DUP. Ithiopia plans to teach and eventually own a public relations firm.
Rachel Mosher is a graduate student at North Carolina State University studying English literature. She is currently a front desk intern at Duke University Press. She holds undergraduate degrees in history and German studies from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Henry Nooney is a senior at Elon University studying creative writing and literature. He plans to attend grad school after earning his bachelor’s degree before going into the publishing field. Henry is the Digital Strategy & Systems intern.
Alex Sanchez-Bressler is a Duke University senior studying gender, sexuality and feminist studies. Alex is the Books Editorial intern at the Press.
Charlescia Walton is a senior at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, studying international business. She plans to help businesses with their productivity abroad. She started interning at the front desk of DUP in May and completed her internship program in July.
Sarah Watson is beginning her junior year at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She has a double major of journalism and political science and a minor in education. She has been working at the Press as the Library Relations intern since September of 2016. After graduation, Sarah plans to work as an in house advertising employee for a large company.
Camille Wright has been at Duke University Press as the Journals Marketing intern since May. She will be graduating from North Carolina Central University in December with a bachelor’s degree in mass communication with a concentration of public relations. Camille plans to attend graduate school to study strategic public relations.