Skip to main content
  1. Life
  2. Careers & Workplace
  3. Jobs

Towson University graduate students use snow day for professional development

See also

On December 10, 2013, meteorologist, Jim Cantore, visited Baltimore, Maryland to deliver his morning broadcast. Meanwhile, Towson University closed for the first large snow storm of the 2013-2014 winter season. With classes cancelled, students remained in their dorms and apartments to wait out the weather. This time could have been used for holiday shopping and decorating and baking. However, the typical season highlights (sleds, building snowmen, snowball fights, and hot chocolate) as well as a student's favorite snow day activity--sleeping in--went forgotten by the Towson University graduate students are dedicated to their studies and their professional development.

More Photos

  • Brittnee Alford, a professional writing major and a Towson writing center tutor, prepared final papers for her Rhetoric and Business Writing courses, planned a digital writing portfolio, and searched for jobs.
  • Will Jackson, a professional writing major and a Towson graduate assistant, wrote a paper for his Rhetoric course.
  • Jessica Clark, a school psychology major and a Towson graduate assistant, wrote a cover letter and a CV, created internship applications, and worked on a case consultation paper and poster.

This Towson Career Examiner finalized her own digital writing portfolio, which can be seen at



  • Dead babies found
    Seven dead babies were found in Utah resident Megan Huntsman's old home
    Shocking Discovery
  • Kendall Jenner
    Get the Coachella looks: Kendall Jenner’s nose ring, green hair and edgy nails
    Coachella Look
  • Dog's Easter basket
    How to fill your dog’s Easter basket with the perfect toys
    Easter Basket
  • Rabbit owners
    Bringing home the bunny: Important information for rabbit owners
    7 Photos
  • Haunted island
    The world’s most haunted island may soon be the most haunted luxury resort
    Haunted Resort
  • Sunken ferry
    Search continues for missing passengers after a ferry sinks off the South Korean coast
    Sunken Ferry

Related Videos:

User login

Log in
Sign in with your email and password. Or reset your password.
Write for us
Interested in becoming an Examiner and sharing your experience and passion? We're always looking for quality writers. Find out more about and apply today!