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  • BW Baldwin Wallace College

Alumni Spotlights

Sharon Eicheldinger (Schaefer)

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  1. Class Year


  2. Degree

    Bachelor of Arts

  3. Major

    Communication Studies

  4. Minor

    Public Relations

  5. Hometown

    East Aurora, NY

  6. Biography

    There isn't a day that goes by that I don't reminisce about my time at BW -- whether it's about one of my professors, a course I took that has helped me in my professional life, PR Club, everything I learned through my internships, my beloved Alpha Phi sisters or studying abroad, not one of my experiences was dull. Being so involved was the best thing I could have done as it helped me land my first job out of college at The Greater Cleveland Partnership/COSE and lead me to my current position in Marketing at Hyland Software, Inc.

Questions and answers

What is your favorite thing about BW?

The close-knit feel, intimate class setting and the endless opportunities to get involved.

What advice would you give to prospective students?

Get involved, work hard, have fun and take every opportunity to meet people. You will love it and you will shine if you do this!

How did BW help you prepare for life after college?

The internships, coursework and extracurricular activities I was involved in (PR Club) helped me land my first job out of college and my current one.

What would you have changed about your undergraduate experience?

I would have minored in Business as well!