Megan Buchheit, CCT 2016

Portrait of Megan Buccheit

Undergraduate institution and major: Saint Louis University, B.A. in History

Area of focus in CCT: I focused my studies on the intersection of technology, business, and communication with an emphasis on digital media and marketing.

What did you do before CCT? Before CCT, I spent a year as a full time volunteer with the Jesuit Volunteer Corps, then an additional two years working in the nonprofit sector.

What activities did you participate in during CCT? While in CCT, I worked at the CCT Front Desk, was a Teacher’s Assistant for two courses, and was a peer reviewer for gnovis.

Why did you choose CCT? I was very impressed with CCT’s faculty and the way that CCT allowed me to customize my coursework by drawing on many different disciplines while retaining an overarching focus on technology in society.

Area of focus: I focused my studies on the intersection of technology, business, and communication with an emphasis on digital media and marketing.

What surprised you about CCT? I was pleasantly surprised by the strong sense of community in CCT and how interested all of my fellow grad students were in getting to know each other. 

What are you doing now? I work as a Digital Account Executive at Lautman Maska Neill & Company, a fundraising consulting firm that specializes in working with non-profit clients.