Gina D’Amato-Kaufman

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Flashback to my college days!

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Education History:  Widener University (undergraduate) and West Chester University of Pennsylvania (MS)

What was your major(s) in college, and what do you do now? BA Media Studies, MS Counseling Education

Why is Campus Philly's mission important? Campus Philly is a connector for young people to explore, engage, and build community in Philadelphia beyond their college experience. Campus Philly provides corporate partners and community agencies with access to talent, energy, and innovation to the next generation of leaders in the community and industry.

Why should students use Campus Philly as a resource during their college years in Philadelphia?Philadelphia is an amazing classroom. Access and opportunity to all that the city has to offer is priceless. Learning (and loving) how to live, learn, work, and play in the Philly ecosystem creates a win for everyone.

Why should organizations partner with Campus Philly? Colleges and universities that know the importance of ROI for programs and services are making a smart investment with Campus Philly. From social programming to internships and employment programs, Campus Philly provides students at any level of their higher education career access to all that Philly has to offer for young people making their way in the world.

Favorite Philly recommendations? The Azalea Garden at the Philadelphia Museum of Art is a great place on a spring afternoon. In the fall there is no better place to spend a Sunday than at the Linc or watching the Eagles. #GoBirds!