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Megan Mariotti

Major: Event Management



Company/Organization: Iowa Arboretum
Company/Organization website: http://www.iowaarboretum.org
Title: Special Events Intern
Destination: Madrid, IA
Timeframe: Summer 2017

Advisor/Coordinator Email: rmcclain@iastate.edu

I was responsible for...
I helped with weddings- I drove the bridal party for pictures and to the ceremony, I set up chairs and decorations. I also am planning an event that raises money for the internship program.

I accomplished...
As I am still working on it, I think the independence I am gaining.

I learned...
Never be afraid to ask questions or for help.

Advice for others...
It is a lot of work but it will work out in the end.

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