STUDENT ARTIST WINS DISNEY INTERNSHIPAug 15th, 2008 | By tcj | Category: 20-1: Native Voices, Modern Media, Tribal College News
Lyman “Yogi” Vivier (Standing Rock Sioux), 29, is an Art-Art Marketing student at United Tribes Technical College (UTTC, Bismarck, ND). He and his wife, Jenifer, a Teacher Education student at UTTC, have three children ages six, seven and eight. Vivier was awarded a six-month internship in the Disney College Program at the Disneyland® Resort Anaheim, California. The program’s website calls it the “internship of a lifetime.” Disney interns may custom design their learning curriculum, take education courses (tuition free), engage in specialized learning and possibly earn college credit.