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Brian Collingwood joined the Denison community in January 2012 and is responsible for the management and growth of the Denison Internship Program. On the CE&D team and as a member of the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE), the Midwest Association of Colleges and Employers (MwACE), and the National Society for Experiential Education (NSEE), Brian focuses on positively impacting the career exploration and professional development experiences of individuals within the community. He is a former corporate recruiter and came to Denison after completing his graduate assistantship with The University of Akron’s Career Center, where he served on the employer relations team. Additionally, Brian interned at John Carroll University where he engaged in diversity awareness and leadership programs centered on identifying and developing transferable skills.
Brian holds a Master’s in Higher Education Administration from The University of Akron and a Bachelor’s in History with a minor in International Affairs from Xavier University. As a graduate student at The University of Akron, Brian was appointed to the The University of Akron Research Foundation’s Student Venture Fund, where he reviewed business proposals linked to local innovators seeking start-up funding.