Barney School of Business Success Stories
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Kaitlyn Keeler '21
Kaitlyn Keeler, a finance major, is interning with Aetna, a CVS Health company, in the Finance Internship Program.
Nicole Etta '20
Barney School of Business is one of the leading business schools in the country. Graduating senior, Nicole Etta, made the most of the opportunities presented by Barney and was hired for a full-time position before graduating. She will be working at Cigna in their Risk Management and Underwriting Leadership Development Program.
Sara Aguilar '20
Graduating senior, Sara Aguilar, studied Marketing and Management at the Barney School of Business. As a part of the stringent Barney curriculum, Aguilar participated in an internship, which lead to a permanent full-time position in her senior year. Come the fall, Sara will be working as a marketing associate at The Hartford.
Caitlin Maralack '20
Senior Caitlin Maralack, explains that “UHart gave me the education, confidence and opportunity to get involved and explore my passions and interests in different areas.” This is exactly what the triple-majoring graduate and D1 athlete did. She made the most of her four years at the University of Hartford.
Anthony Gomez '20
Barney senior, Anthony Gomez, will be starting a full time position in Financial Management and Consulting at KPMG in New York City directly after graduation. He received this opportunity as a result of an internship he did in the summer of 2019 combined with the support, hard work, and opportunities in which he engaged at Barney School of Business.
Hayley Nolan, MBA '20
Upon graduation from the Barney School of Business, Hayley Nolan will have earned her MBA, but plans to take a non-traditional approach to starting a new career. For the past five years, she has been working towards academic success, and rather than landing an office job, she will be playing professional soccer at a club and International level with Republic of Ireland Women's Soccer team.
Carlie Desulme Charles '20
Barney School of Business graduating senior, Carlie Desulme Charles, dreams of going to graduate school and pursuing a career across the pond. She remembers attending a study abroad lunch during her freshmen year, where she learned that the skills acquired as an undergraduate at UHart would prepare her to continue her studies in another country.
Rolando Calderon '19
Accounting major Rolando Calderon is currently studying for his CPA and working as campus recruiting intern at KPMG, where he will be a full-time audit associate starting Fall of 2020.
Marketing Major Lands Travelers Position Before Graduation
Prior to graduation, senior Ninamarie Ayala, has secured a full-time position at Travelers in their Business Intelligence and Geo-spatial Development Program (BIGDP). She is majoring in Marketing at the Barney School of Business.
Teaming Up: UHart students from different disciplines work with manufacturing giant
At the University of Hartford, hands–on learning to prepare students for the future takes place in class and through job shadowing, internships, and independent study. Last spring, Chelsea Chaves ’20 was one of four students in an interdisciplinary independent study working with Hubbell Incorporated conducting market research on Arc Fault Current Interrupters (AFCI), a circuit breaker that breaks the circuit when it detects an electric arc in an effort to prevent electrical fires.
Katelyn Leach ’21
Through the structure of Katelyn Leach's daily tasks at Whittlesey Forward Advising, she has been able to increase her professional confidence and trust in the skills that the staff at the Barney School of Business have instilled in her.