Internships and Experimental Learning Off-Campus

Here are just a few of the "hands-on" experiences that our majors had last summer.

Ariel Miller '17
Ariel worked as an assistant for a publicist in Atlanta where she did social networking work.

Eliza Somsel '15
Eliza was the sustainability intern at Spectrum Health in Grand Rapids, Michigan, where she organized, facilitated, and created a standardized work for the hospital's Summertime Farm Stand.

Lauren Schoenwald '15
Lauren did promotional work at the Gay Games held in Cleveland, Ohio, this past summer.

Caroline Bybee '15
Caroline worked in Paraguay as a project supervisor for AMIGOS, a nonprofit she has volunteered for since she was 16, often promoting and advocating for the organization's events.

Larissa Branovacki '15
Larissa spent nearly 2 months in a culture exchange program in northwestern China, hosting English corners to help local Chinese students practice speaking English.

Matthew Ehrenberg
Matthew received an APEX Fellowship to work for a medical institute where he did medical translation from Spanish to English, and assisted an audiologist in diagnosing patients' problems.

Drew Maakestad '15
Drew worked in a PR firm in Minnesota, where she helped to plan events and worked with both business and consumer aspects of the firm.

Quang Nguyen '16
Quang worked for Earth Rangers Camp 2014, an educational camp for young children in Hanoi, Vietnam. He formulated lessons and organized educational outdoor activities for hundreds of Vietnamese students.