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Aleah Robichaud

Bachelor of Arts in Written Communications 2016

Current Title: Mortgage Underwriter at United Shore

"Talking to people (mortgage brokers) is a big part of my job. I am able to use the skills obtained in my Written Communications Degree to explain complicated information (and sometimes, unpleasant news) to brokers. Analytical skills are used during this job as well; You must be able to pick up on little details that could affect a loan."


AlyseAlyse Lindley

Bachelor of Arts in Written Communication 2014

Current Title: First Year Writing Instructor & Communications Liaison for The English Department at EMU

"The Written Communication program has given me a skill set that includes: adaptability, strategic problem-solving, and of course writing expertise. During my time as an undergraduate I was able to experience what it’s to work with a team of individuals on various projects, and how the process of invention truly works. These two things in particular are crucial to any job and I truly believe this program gives students practical experiences for the job field. "