Student Stories

At the Intersection of Profit and Purpose

When Dahlia Mijarez ’16 started her summer internship at MB Financial, she didn’t even know what commercial banking was, let alone where it would take her.

“It was an opportunity to go into the city, be at a bank and learn …

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Fashion Design Student, Mia Hitterman, on Women Empowerment

“Throughout my k-12 education, I remember struggling to give presentations, talk in small groups, and even say my name. Growing up with a stutter gave me a different perspective on how I communicated with my teachers, friends, and family. I …

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Support of Latine Students Highlighted by Alumna, Adjunct Instructor

Dominican University’s status as a premier Catholic Hispanic-Serving Institution is celebrated in a piece published by the U.S. Department of Education.

Dominican University: Serving Latine Students in the Midwest was published Oct. 14 on Homeroom, the official blog of the Department of …

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Estera Piorek Named 2022 Recipient of Donna A. Hubert Memorial Scholarship

by LegacyProfessionals

We are proud to announce Estera Piorek, an Accounting major at Dominican University, as the 2022 recipient of the Donna A. Hubert Memorial Scholarship.  The goal of the Scholarship is to…

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Success Stories: Bianca Leon

What was your favorite part about your internship?

I have several favorite parts of the internship. Firstly, the internship allowed me to experience new things. Prior to this internship, I had never visited a golf course. There is a first …

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English and Spanish Major Pens Articles for Modern Language Association Internship

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Success Stories: Ethan Klosak

Where did you intern while completing your degree?

My internship was at Allstate as a Financial Analyst Intern in their Allstate Brand Operations Department where I assisted with monthly reporting and then helped at the beginning of their planning season …

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Accounting Major Develops College Finance Workshop for Incoming Students

July 13, 2022

Pawel Kawa’s own experience of accumulating college loan debt inspired a project aimed at providing peers with basic college finance facts as they venture into higher education.

Kawa, an accounting major beginning his senior year at Dominican …

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Moskal Scholar Wrapping Up Summer of Sea Slug Study

Jashui Zarate Torres, a rising sophomore at Dominican University, is wrapping up a summer of conducting studies in learning and memory as the recipient of the 2022 Moskal Scholar Award for neuroscience research.

The Moskal Scholars program provides funding to …

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Wintrust Financial Partnership Provides Dominican Students with Internships, Scholarship Funds

A five-year partnership between Dominican University and Wintrust Financial is giving 10 students an opportunity to gain real-world experience in business and finance.

Two Dominican students selected for the first year of the new fellowship are working in 12-week paid …

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