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Alli Donovan Speaks: My name is Alli Donovan, I am originally from Vincennes Indiana. I just recently graduated in May from the Kelley School of Business at IUPUI, with a degree in marketing. And right now, I’m doing a postgrad internship for the summer at the Indianapolis Zoo, as a marketing and events intern.
[Video, various shots: Alli Donovan appears on camera walking across a parking lot with cars behind her and the downtown Indianapolis skyline in the background; Donovan is seen walking next to a step garden; Donovan is seen walking next to a building; Donovan is seen opening a door to a building; Donovan is seen walking across screen and scanning her ID card; Donovan appears on camera sitting in front of red backdrop]
[Words appear next to the IU trident and ‘IUPUI’: Alli Donovan; Kelley School of Business Graduate]
Donovan speaks: The majority of the internship has been working with planning, implementing and then executing the summer concert series.
[Video: Donovan appears on camera walking into office; Donovan sits in a chair at a desk; Donovan looks ahead at monitor screen while typing; Donovan is shown pulling out notepad]
Donovan speaks: I went through school being a marketing major, and then decided my last year of school that I was interested in event management as well.
[Video: A hand is shown writing on paper with a blue pen; Donovan is shown writing; a hand is shown writing on paper with a blue pen; Donovan picks up telephone to speak; Donovan picks up walkie-talkie to speak; Hands are shown typing; Donovan is shown looking at computer monitor; Donovan is shown laughing]
Donovan speaks: This internship has allowed me to see that I can pull off an event, and that I enjoy it too.
[Video, various shots: Donovan is shown walking with trees and an event stand in background; Donovan is shown walking with “Forests” sign in background; Donovan appears at table with co-worker arranging items on table]
Donovan speaks: I love being in Indy. Living here and staying here, I believe it’s just that much easier to receive these internships and these full-time jobs.
[Video, various shots: Donovan is shown tending to the guests at a table; A guest is shown putting paper into raffle drum; Donovan receives papers from two guest and places them intro raffle drum
Donovan speaks: Coming from Vincennes, I was one of those people who was super-nervous to go to college. When I got here, it took me a little longer than probably the normal freshman to go out and get involved.
[Video: Donovan arranges items on table; Donovan is shown smiling while standing behind table; Donovan receives a paper from a guest and places it into a raffle drum; Donovan receives a paper from a guest; Donovan closes the door of the raffle drum; Donovan spins and then opens the raffle drum]
Donovan speaks: I recommend anybody – you know, if you find some organizations or anything that you’re passionate about, pursue it and find those internships and build those connections, and it’ll work out in your favor.
[Video: Donovan and co-worker are shown standing behind table as guests approach them; Donovan appears on camera sitting in front of red backdrop; Donovan receives paper from guest to place into raffle drum; Donovan is shown walking in profile shot with trees in background; Donovan is shown from behind walking down sidewalk; screen fades to white]
[Words appear: IUPUI WORKS INDY]
[Image appear: Red colored silhouette of Indianapolis skyline in portrait format]
[Screen changes to black]
[Words appear: IUPUI]
[Words appear: Fulfilling the promise]
[Words appear: iupui.edu]
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You know internships provide great experience. You also know that Indianapolis provides great opportunities. Put them together, and you have a dynamite combo that prepares you for a lifetime of success.