JWU Student Blogs

JWU ADTEAM Visits Hill Holliday and CEO Karen Kaplan

The JWU student ADTEAM and Ad Club received an invitation from Hill Holliday, a prestigious, national advertising agency based in Boston, Massachusetts, to visit and take a tour there this past November. The visit included a panel presentation by Hill Holliday representatives, including a JWU alumnus, and the chance to meet and talk with Hill Holliday Chairman and CEO Karen Kaplan, one of the few female CEOs/chairmen in the US.

Topics: Graphic Design Advertising & Marketing Media Studies Providence Johnson & Wales University Business Engineering + Design Arts & Sciences ADTEAM

A New JWU Writer in Session

Emily Lemieux features Marina DeAngelis in her latest installment of "People of JWU." Marina is a JWU Providence student majoring in English who is incredibly passionate about life and writing. Meet Marina. 

Topics: Providence Arts & Sciences

Hannah’s Trek to JWU

Emily Lemieux introduces readers to JWU Providence student Hannah Blossom. Hailing from West Chester, PA, Hannah has a passion for running, exotic locales and Providence. Get to know Hannah like Emily does.

Topics: Hospitality Providence Arts & Sciences Travel & Tourism

JWU Political Science Student Wastes No Time

Gabriella Forte is wasting no time at JWU Providence.  In her first year, she's diving into her political science major by devouring everything she can about foreign and American politics, starting a Political Science Club and learning so much from her valuable professor, Dr. Kevin DeJesus.

Topics: Providence Arts & Sciences Political Science

A JWU Student’s Efforts to Save the World

Emily Lemieux, a Connecticut-bred media & communications major, debuts her 1st blog post with a new feature called 'People of JWU.' She's got a knack for telling stories; read this one about Ruth, a JWU Providence student working to make JWU a zero waste university.

Topics: Sustainability Media Studies Providence Arts & Sciences