Summer UpTurn Hub

This is where you will find all of the resources you will need throughout the Summer 2022 Internship and Projects Programs

Weekly Info

Tue, 5/31


Wed, 6/1


Thur, 6/2


Fri, 6/3


Fri, 6/10


Fri, 6/24


Fri, 7/8


Fri, 7/22


Fri, 8/5


Fri, 8/12


Welcome, Internship Prep, and Making a Strong First Impression

UpTurn Guide | Slides


UpTurn Guide | Slides

Networking and Career Pathways


Goal Setting, Managing Up, and Workplace Communication

UpTurn Guide | Slides

Conflict Resolution, Identity in the Workplace, and Networking Prep

UpTurn Guide | Slides

Networking Day and LinkedIn

Slides | Networking Plan


Personal Finances, Career Paths, and Career Inventory

UpTurn Guide | Slides

Workplace Culture, DEI in the Workplace, Mock Interview Prep

UpTurn Guide | Slides | Interview Prep Workbook 

Mock Interviews, Job Searching, Resumes, and HR Panel

UpTurn Guide | Slides

Job Finances and Wrap Up


HR Panel Recording

Essential Links

In-Person Info

In-person training days will take on Augsburg University campus in the Hagfors Center for Science, Business & Religion building

Parking Information

[Campus Map, Parking Pass]

Public Transportation

  • Blue Line Light Rail Stop - Franklin Ave. Station

  • Green Link Light Rail Stop - West Bank

  • Bus Stop - Cedar Ave. S & 6th Street or Riverside Ave. & 22nd Ave S.

Program Coach Groups

Morning Cohort

Afternoon Cohort


Cathy Milostan, MBA
Sr. Tech-to-Market Specialist

Argonne National Laboratory

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Laura Hamilton
Retired CEO
MTS Systems Corp.

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Tim Blinkhorn, MBA


The Flying Locksmiths


Ann O'Callaghan

Senior Program Manager


Cyrus Heimlich

Keo Robin

Melissa Reyes

Jailias Xiong

Zainab Abdi

Asma Guedi

Rahma Hassan

Biel Wiel

Abigail Laryea

Bella Nduwayezu

Patience Kollie

Gabriela Leovan

Vincent Cody-O'Neill

Nichole Sum

Kaltuma Hassan

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Meron Demissie, MBA

Design Manager


Marianne Malko

Retired Director

Ethicon Endo-Surgery

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Nykeesha Greer

Supply Chain Analyst


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Chris Lambert

VP of Technology

HealthSavings Administrators

Xiang Lai

Jane You

Abdullahi Mohamed

Solomon Kenefick

Abdirisak Mohamud

Mahabuba Hasan

Tenzin Nyima

Sumalee Vang

Martin-Malik Williams

Abdirahman Ali

Zakaria Jamari

Ha Tran

Abdullahi Abdirizak

Makenna Hoerth

Jackson Kirchoff

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Katie Jacobs, MBA

Senior Director of Sales Enablement

Best Buy

Lanie Johns

Macy Meilahn-Kinard

Cha Her

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Chetna Tandon
Manager, Talent

Margaret A. Cargill Philanthropies

Jenny Jefferds

Sales Director

Solutia Consulting

Leslie Rubio

Eh Neidah Tee

Yupha Chang

Fatima Altaf

Patrick Asamoah

Elvis Nyasani

Anh Lien

Katie Moline

UpTurnships Program Staff

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Ellie Kim

Program Coordinator

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