Student Internship Experiences

Baby birds
One of the rescued friends that Amanda Fitzgibbons, 2015, encountered during her summer internship at Seabird Sanctuary in Indian Shores, Florida. Be sure to read her infographic that attempts to answer the question: what to do if you find a baby bird?


Read the blog of Destiny Davis, 2014, about her internship experiences at Harlem United and her personal experiences in New York City.

A hike in Fernbank Forest
Kimberly Reeves '12, leading an informative hike through the old-growth Fernbank Forest during her Urban Watch Internship at Fernbank Museum of Natural History.


Midwest Avian Adoption
Lauren Billips '12, and friends, at Midwest Avian Adoption. Lauren completed an internship at the avian rescue facility during her winter semester break.

Interns at Creative Loafing
Triple Threat: (from left) Johnnie Sanchez (2013), Christen Thompson '12, and Kelsey Clodfelter '12 taking a break from their spring internship responsibilities at Creative Loafing, Atlanta's alternative weekly newspaper.

Read a creative, non-fiction piece by Merrill Montgomery '12 about her internship at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, titled "Miracle of Science."

Read Sarah Klingenberg's (2013) blog about weekly summer internship adventures with Burnaway, the online magazine and destination for engaged dialogue about the arts.