Employer Services and Career Events
Internships and Experiential Education
Glenda Henkel, M.Ed., M.S., Associate Director and Internship Program Coordinator
Glenda specializes in experiential education, especially internships, as well as resume writing and preparing personal statements for grad school applications. In addition to her Career Center roles as liaison to the College of Education and the Honors College, Glenda serves on the University Academic Advising Council and the Women in Leadership Conference planning committee.
A life-long Marylander, Glenda earned a B.A. in English with a minor in Psychology and certification in Secondary Education from Frostburg State, a M.Ed. in Student Personnel and Guidance from the College of New Jersey, and a M.S. in Professional Writing from TU. She came to TU in 1984 as an Associate Director of the Internship/Cooperative Education program and found a home and career that she loves! In her spare time, Glenda enthusiastically supports her kids, college and professional sports, music, Barnes & Noble (yes, she camped out for more than one release of Harry Potter) and the public library.
Laura Smith, M.Ed., Internship Coordinator/Career Advisor
Laura is a member of the internship team, and is the liaison to the College of Fine Arts and Communication. She has experience with marketing and employer outreach for the Career Center, but specializes in educating students about career resources through various workshops (please see the faculty section of our website for the workshop request form). Laura originally hails from the great state of Texas, completed her undergraduate degree at the University of North Carolina Wilmington and her M.Ed. at James Madison University. Laura has worked at TU since 2008 and joined the Career Center team in 2012.
Rachel Bachman, M.Ed., NCC, Internship Coordinator/Career Advisor
Rachel joined the Towson Career Center in March of 2014. She specializes in internships and partnering with the College of Liberal Arts. Originally from Morgantown, WV, she received a B.A. in Sociology and Women’s Studies from Guilford College in Greensboro, NC. After struggling with finding the right career path, she realized she wanted to help others in the same situation and received her M.Ed. in School Counseling from Loyola University Maryland and her National Counseling Certification. Outside of work, Rachel enjoys TV with her dog, books set in boarding schools, making things, and biscuits.
Ryn Kapp, Graduate Assistant
Ryn serves as a member of the Internship Team and the Counseling and Advising Team in the Career Center. She co-organizes mobile units and participates in organizing a variety of Career Center events.
Originally from Oil City, Pennsylvania, Ryn earned a B.S. in Psychology from Millersville University of Pennsylvania. She is a current counseling psychology graduate student at Towson University. In her spare time, Ryn enjoys camping and spending time on the beach.
Jasmine England, Career Peer Advisor and Student Assistant
Niyah Henson, Career Peer Advisor
Saurabh Khatiwada, Career Peer Advisor
Anthony Famiglietti, Student Assistant
Larry Gardner, Student Assistant
Akhira Muhammad, Student Assistant
Shane Henise, Public Speaking Intern
Jalen Swain, Public Speaking Intern
Amanda Sands, Public Speaking Intern / Marketing Intern
Aaron Stroud, Marketing Intern
The Career Center
7800 York Road Building, Suite 206 (map)
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Call to schedule an appointment.
Express Hours Fall and Spring Semester: Monday – Thursday, 1 - 4 p.m.
(No appointment needed for 15-minute consultation)