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Rachel Vandegrift

Rachel Vandegrift
Rachel is an Admissions Counselor at Global Experiences. She grew up in Baltimore, MD and attended Temple University in Philadelphia, PA. She is also a GE alum who interned in Barcelona, Spain with a marketing and PR organization.

Recent Posts

Intern Experience: Emily's Fashion Internship in Florence

Rachel Vandegrift | December.11.2019

In the Tuscan region of Italy lies a quaint, historic city, home to Renaissance-era art and architecture.

Emily H. indulged in the city’s lifestyle and became a Florentine in no time during her internship in Florence, Italy.

Intern Experience: Caroline’s Environmental Internship in Costa Rica

Rachel Vandegrift | October.08.2019

As she finished her junior year at Temple University, Caroline knew she wanted to broaden her professional horizons through an international internship.

Passionate about her majors in Media Studies & Production and Environmental Studies, Caroline was looking for an opportunity to focus on creative media production and communication, while also educating herself and others on environmental and social justice issues.

With previous experience volunteering, podcasting, conducting documentary work, and other leadership opportunities, she knew an internship in San José was the perfect next step to advance her career.

Read about Caroline’s life-changing, "Pura Vida" experience interning in Costa Rica!

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