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  • The End of my Disney Journey

    Epcot Food and Wine Festival

    Two weeks have passed since my time at the Disney College Program came to an end. The purpose of this blog was to document the experience, as I went, ideally weekly. Well, anyone can see that my goal was not achieved. What my lack of posts does allude to is the days filled with irreplaceable […]

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  • Earning My Ears

    goofy

    As I am coming up to my third week here at the Disney College Program, I have just about earned my ears. Yesterday was my first day on my own without a trainer. It went well all things considered. The trainers tell you lots of good information about your location but theres so many things […]

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  • First Week: Training

    donald training

    This past week has been filled with firsts; first day of being a cast member, first park day with the roomies, first training day and many other things. I have managed to visit Disney Springs, Hollywood Studios, Magic Kingdom and Epcot multiple times. (Animal Kingdom is tomorrow!) I had traditions, and two days of training […]

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  • Packing and Itinerary

    packing winnie the pooh

    Packing This past week has been filled with packing, packing and more packing! I feel like I repacked the same bags multiple times trying to condense as much as possible in order to try to get it all into my car. I am a self proclaimed pretty-good-packer. lol Somehow I manage to fit everything I […]

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  • I Graduated!

    Graduated hands in air

    Somehow I managed to go 2 weeks without posting anything on here. Oops. In my defense the past two weeks flew by and were quiet eventful. The biggest event was that I graduated college! I graduated from Western Kentucky University with a Bachelor of Arts in Advertising. Of course with graduation comes decorating my cap! […]

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  • Rumors About the DCP

    Minnie and Mickey Apples

    Rumors about the DCP swirl around the internet, confusing soon to be DCP-ers about what’s what. But this article from Theme Park Tourist, debunks many of the rumors flying around about the program. It discusses everything from who gets to the Web Based Interview, to the price of rent being too much or whether or not […]

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  • WDW: Change is Among Us

    Lightening Mcqueen and Tow Mater Meet and Greet Disney's Hollywood Studios

    Change is a good thing. Thats’s what people say all the time, right? – Is it true though? This blog post is dedicated to my opinions about the changes being made throughout the parks at Walt Disney World. This is one of the hot topics on the Disney College Program Facebook group pages. Specifically, the […]

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  • Prof. Internship Interview

    Main Street At Night

    Well, today I had my initial professional internship interview for the Yellow Shoes Account Management Internship at the Walt Disney Company. I was beyond nervous going into the interview, but it went well i think. It was a conference call with three current members of the Yellow Shoes team, one was the individual who emailed me […]

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  • Acceptance Banners

    DCP Acceptance Banners

    Part of the reason I began this blog was to provide a place where I could compile all the tips, tricks and resources I find along my journey with other people who embark on the DCP journey. Here’s a link to the Facebook acceptance banners that I have seen so far. Enjoy! http://chelsearitter.com/lifeisthebubblesatdisney/dcp-acceptance-banners/