[6] Work [Life] Experiences

One of my most recent professional endeavors was a summer internship at Canterbury Park, a Minnesota horse racing track. I worked in their Marketing Department, more specifically as the “On-Mic/ On-Camera Intern”. I… Continue reading

[5] An Eye for Design, Art

Since I was a young child, my parents have placed a strong emphasis on art, sustainability, and design. I attended preschool at Portuguese Bend Nursery School, a cooperative parent participation preschool on the… Continue reading

[4] Future Plans

My future plans regarding education should give you insight as to why I am so enthusiastic about this opportunity. In the coming months I intend to apply for the 4 Cities Program (UNICA… Continue reading

[3] The President’s Leadership Society

Prior to my freshman year at Iowa, a received a letter nominating me to apply for the President’s Leadership Class co-taught by UI President Sally Mason, Kelly Jo Karnes (the UI Associate Director… Continue reading

[2] Who is A.R.T.?

I am currently undergoing my fourth and final year at the University of Iowa. My not-so-distant spring graduation date is fairly horrifying, however, much more so exciting. The years I have spent at… Continue reading

[1] Where Shall We Begin?

Greetings! My name is Amanda Rena Troldahl and this is my application for the 2013 Reimagine Downtown course. 13 hours ago I learned of this course opportunity. 10 hours ago I emailed Associate… Continue reading