Fales, '06, Has a Business That Fits to a Tee
He sold his first order of apparel, Josh Fales recalls with a grin, as a junior at Albion College in April 2005. “I think I sold them for five dollars a pop,” he said. And for Fales what started as a hobby soon turned into something he could turn into a career. Today, Fales is founder and president of CreateMyTee, an online retailer that specializes in custom designed T-shirts, sweatshirts, sweatpants and various other apparel.
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Internship Sees Kneisel, '17, Play Key Role in Detroit Thanksgiving Parade
"When you say you work for the Parade Company to someone who lives in Detroit, expect a handshake and a long conversation," says Evan Kneisel, '17, who as a fall-semester intern performed a wide variety of important tasks related to sponsorships for Detroit's annual Thanksgiving Day parade. "People are really interested and are grateful for what we do."
Christina Khim, '14, Has Found Her Home Away from Home
Christina Khim has found a home in America, along with nearly 2,000 other Myanmar natives who have come to this part of Michigan for a second chance, and in some cases, a final chance. The associate director of the Burma Center in Battle Creek still remembers everything about the day in 2009 when her life changed forever.
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Road Trip Means Business Trip for Neal, '16
Dylan Neal, a senior on the Albion men's lacrosse team, learned that sports isn't the only way to tour the country. Though his summer internship with Cotswold Industries, a leader in technical textiles, lasted only three and a half weeks, Neal tackled a marketing project in New York, learned about the manufacturing supply chain in South Carolina, and job-shadowed a sales-and-trade-show assignment in San Francisco.
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