Research conducted as an intern in the University of Oregon‘s Summer Program for Undergraduate Research (SPUR) not only sealed an interest in science by Christine Liu, it also landed her an award from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute to support her efforts.
Tory Tilton, University of Rochester class of 2012 is from Sycamore, IL and a double major in international relations and religion, minoring in Russian studies.
Flinders University student Emma Gorman will have a unique opportunity to work closely with the newly established United Nations Working Group on Business and Human Rights.
Carolina Salguero, a native of Bogota, Colombia, is a second year graduate student at Harvard’s MCO (Molecules, Cells & Organisms) training program, a current recipient of National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship, and a co-author of a research article published in the prestigious Nature magazine.
Sierra Gregg was excited about her internship at the Office of Presidential Libraries in Washington. Her task in the summer of 2011 was to help beef up the office’s social media presence on sites such as Facebook and Twitter.
Carmen Kruse is a 21-year-old international student from Austria who came to National University to study abroad for one semester. She studied music and media management in Munich, is a huge opera fan, and considered herself quite fortunate to land a marketing internship with the San Diego Opera.
As a junior at Princeton University, Victoria Worthen was attracted to the posting for a summer internship at Mercer Street Friends because of a strong interest in nutrition and obesity prevention.