This week, we are excited to shine our intern spotlight on Usuaya! Usuaya has been working in the main cafeteria, and he has shown tremendous growth. We changed his job a recently from the inventory and restocking to food prep, and he has been learning his new tasks in the kitchen very quickly! Yeshika has been an … Continue reading Intern Spotlight On: Usuaya
We are back with week 2 of our Intern Spotlight series! This week, we are featuring Johnny. Johnny's sense of humor keeps us thoroughly entertained, and it was a popular theme in what the interns had to say! Johnny has been doing some great work in the two fitness centers at Cox. His supervisor, Suzanne, has been very impressed … Continue reading Intern Spotlight on: Johnny
For the next six weeks, we will feature each intern. The featured intern will write about his job and what makes him proud. The other interns will answer the following questions about the featured intern: What is one of the intern's strengths? What do you like about the intern? Write one additional sentence about the … Continue reading Intern Spotlight on: Enoes
Today Cox shined a spotlight on individuals with disabilities in honor of National Disability Employment month. We watched an incredible presentation and performance by Mandy Harvey, a singer who happens to be deaf. Mandy received the "Golden Buzzer" on America's Got Talent, and has since been sharing her story of overcoming barriers. Click here to watch … Continue reading Meeting Mandy Harvey
We've had a busy few weeks and haven't had a chance to update the blog recently. Usuaya started a different job rotation in the kitchen, and he is loving that he also gets to work in food service! All of the interns have been doing a great job commuting to work on MARTA. I love that we can … Continue reading It’s been a while!
Yesterday we took a trip to the Vocational Rehabilitation office to do intake meetings. The interns did a great job, and more information is coming soon. After the meetings, we spent the rest of the afternoon at L.I.F.E. @ GSU. Johnny got to take us to one of his favorite lunch spots, and then we … Continue reading Vocational Rehabilitation
Hey everyone! I apologize that there was no blog last week - I was in a meeting that lasted most of the week, so we decided to postpone the blog until this Friday. The interns are doing great work, and I've been hearing many compliments. We watched a presentation about what to do in the … Continue reading 2 Week Update