The first training classes have already taken place and we are getting ready for February’s classes, which will start in a few weeks. We started off each class with teambuilding so the students could get to know one another. Everyone got a lot closer through the Human Knot (see pics above). Don’t worry-we won’t make these students complete the Knot again! Each group made goals for the training classes and then we reviewed some [...]
Congratulations to our top 20 students that have made it into the spring training classes for our 2014 High School Intern Program! This is our 10th year for the program and we are so excited for another round of impressive students. Special thank you to all of our donors for this year, The Boeing Employees Community Fund, Google, Alcoa Foundation, and VWR Foundation; without them, this program would not be possible. Thank you also [...]
The internship is literally the best thing ever! I’m so glad Kate came to my school to speak to me about this program. Every ounce of effort you put into becoming an intern is completely worth it. The encounters and activities you experience at the Aquarium are some that most people will never get to experience. I feel like the internship not only impacts the summers of the interns, but it impacts the rest [...]
Now that your internship is almost over, what are your thoughts on the internship program? What did you learn/gain from doing this? Any advice for students who would like to do this internship in the future?
Why do y’all keep saying that it is almost over! It just makes us sad. L Really, though, I think the internship program is great. It is really well structured and has a great educational benefit. I’m so grateful [...]