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Eileen Baird

Major: Culinary Food Science



Company/Organization: East Mill Bakeshop and Catering
Company/Organization website: http://www.Eastmillbakeshop.com
Destination: Dubuque Iowa
Timeframe: Summer

Advisor/Coordinator Email: ebeirman@iastate.edu

I was responsible for...
I was in charge of making bread products and pastries, helping with prep for the line, shutting down the line, and cleaning at the end of the day.

I accomplished...
My greatest accomplishment was that my lemon bars were perfect by the end of the internship

I learned...
The greatest lesson I learned from this experience was that when you own your own business it is important to keep you personal life out of the workplace.

Advice for others...
When you are deciding on your future career make sure you work in a place that you enjoy the environment as well as the work.

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