This past summer, students from the University of Delaware’s Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics discovered new avenues for professional preparation and practical hands on experience. Lerner College students pursued an array of remote, in person or hybrid internships, externships and other professional development opportunities. From MBA scholars to undergraduates entering their second year at UD, students across a spectrum of Lerner programs shared their experiences accomplishing an assortment of projects.

Each profile of our “My Summer Internship” series will provide a glimpse into one of these unique experiences and how students applied knowledge from their studies to be successful in the real-world.

Photp of student Will Wallace My Summer Internship: Will Wallace - Will Wallace, Class of 2023, finance major with a minor in business analytics, spent his summer as a mergers and acquisitions advisory intern with PwC.
Student Gia Famularo at PWC My Summer Internship: Gia Famularo - Gia Famularo, Class of 2023, accounting and finance double major spent her summer as a business process consulting intern at PwC.
Kavya Beldona Summer Internship My Summer Internship: Kavya Beldona - Kavya Beldona, class of 2023, marketing major with minors in advertising and international business studies, spent her summer as a leadership development program summer analyst at JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Felisters Wamayuyi Summer Internship My Summer Internship: Felisters Wamayuyi - Felisters Wamayuyi, class of 2023, dual MBA + MS Business Analytics and Information Management, spent her summer as a data analyst intern at Christiana Care Health System.
Alexander Pugliese Summer Experience My Summer Experience: Alexander Pugliese - Alexander Pugliese, class of 2022, entrepreneurship major, spent his summer participating in the Summer Founders program through Horn Entrepreneurship.
My Summer Internship Series: Jack Ruble My Summer Internship: Jack Ruble - Jack Ruble, class of 2023, sport management major with a minor in professional selling and sales management, spent his summer as a ticket sales intern with the Boston Celtics.
Claire Kaufmann summer internship My Summer Internship: Claire Kaufmann - Claire Kaufmann, class of 2024, sport management and marketing double major, spent her summer in the Summer Scholars program.
UD Lerner Students at BMW Classic Tournament UD Students Give Championship Effort At National Golf Tournament - Lerner students catered to eager golf fans who flocked to Wilmington to see the top 70 golfers play. Championship golf brought more than 100,000 spectators.
Josiah Hanson My Summer Internship Series My Summer Internship: Josiah Hanson - Josiah Hanson, Class of 2023, finance major with a minor in economics, spent his summer as a mergers and acquisitions summer analyst at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch.
Sanika Nawathe My Summer Internship My Summer Internship: Sanika Nawathe - Sanika Nawathe, class of 2024, operations management, management information systems and business analytics triple major, spent her summer as a coating additives market intern at Evonik Industries.
Riley Wagner Summer Internship My Summer Internship: Riley Wagner - Riley Wagner, class of 2023, business analytics major with a concentration in finance, spent his summer as a data analyst intern at Christiana Care Health System
Grace Ibach Summer internship My Summer Internship: Grace Ibach - Grace Ibach, class of 2023, fashion merchandising and management major with minors in advertising and business administration, spent her summer as an influencer marketing intern at QVC.
Daniel Kuria Summer Internship My Summer Internship: Daniel Kuria - Daniel Kuria, class of 2023, finance major with a minor in business analytics, spent his summer as an asset management analyst at Goldman Sachs.
Lauren Whitman internship experience My Summer Internship: Lauren Whiteman - Lauren Whitman, Class of 2023, hospitality business management major with minors in event management and beverage management, spent her summer as a rotational intern at Myers Park Country Club.