Student and Alumni Success Stories

Alumni Spotlight: Melissa Benson

Melissa Benson had a unique and fulfilling experience at Berea College. She attended the college as a non-traditional student and majored in Art History while also holding multiple labor positions, including at the Philanthropy Office and the Art and History …

By Eduard Ciobanu
Eduard Ciobanu Employer Relations Specialist
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Intern Spotlight: It’s a ‘Grand Night’ for Interns Megan Meadors & Fig Vance with UK Opera Theatre

Megan Meadors and Fig Vance are interning this summer with the University of Kentucky’s (UK) Opera Theatre program. This has been Megan’s second and Fig’s first summer interning with Dr. Everett McCorvey, Director of Opera Theatre. On Friday night, Internship …

By Sara Cornett
Sara Cornett Internship Coordinator
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Alumni Spotlight: Colby Bigham ’21

Colby Bigham graduated in 2021 majoring in English and minoring in creative writing and Appalachian studies. Having worked as a part of the Writing Resources team all four years, Colby is more than well acquainted with writing and has it …

By Rowan Swift
Rowan Swift Peer Consultant
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