Brandon Devlin – Proving myself to myself

Brandon Devlin – University of Richmond It’s funny to think that our lives can fundamentally change based on the smallest decisions we make.  In March of 2001 I was a sophomore at the University of Richmond, and I can assure you that I harbored no grand illusions of having a paradigm-shifting experience like I ended up with that summer.  I … Read More

Southwestern AdvantageBrandon Devlin – Proving myself to myself

Jake Hoffberg – Being my own boss

Jake Hoffberg – Indiana University It was my Junior year at Indiana University. I had already committed to working in New York at the Young and Rubicam advertising firm working of the Colgate Global Account. I thought my summer in NYC would be everything I had dreamed. Internship in my field of interest, big city atmosphere, and away from being bored … Read More

Southwestern AdvantageJake Hoffberg – Being my own boss

Danielle Roos – Extraordinarily difficult, extraordinarily rewarding

Danielle Roos – Dordt College I was a sophomore at Dordt College when I first heard about Southwestern Advantage. A girl I knew, Jessi Rieken, mentioned to me that she had a job the past summer where she had made $10,000. I was immediately intrigued, as I had to pay my own way through private college and had made, let … Read More

Southwestern AdvantageDanielle Roos – Extraordinarily difficult, extraordinarily rewarding