Driven
to Discover

University of Delaware students are in action this summer - through research, community service, internships and study abroad programs.

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UD triathlete studies Achilles tendons: youtube.com/watch?v=CcufTJ9moaQ

UD triathlete studies properties of Achilles tendons
 

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UD students' research aims to help honey bees: youtube.com/watch?v=87JMzP54SU8

Undergrad looks for ways to improve honey bee disease resistance 

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    Research Experiences 

    Senior geological sciences major Alana Hodge spent several weeks putting her knowledge to the test out in the field researching glaciers and creating geologic maps of sites like the Grand Canyon and Moab, Utah, with UD's Department of Geological Sciences.

    Student Internships

    UD empowers all students to develop and achieve their professional aspirations. Here are a few of our undergraduate students who are pursuing internships this summer.

    James Massaquoi

    James Massaquoi

    Intern at Google
     

     

    Major: Economics 

    James is a Global Customer Care Intern. 
     

    Annie Stohler

    Annie Stohler

    Intern at Amazon Web Services
         

     

    Major: Marketing

    Annie is working with the Talent Acquisitions team at AWS.

    Brandon Bell

    Brandon Bell

    Intern at Grey Towers National Historic Site

     

    Major: International Relations 

    This internship was subsidized by the UD Internship Grant.

    UD Fashion Students Collaborate with Shoe Designer Ruthie Davis: youtube.com/watch?v=RAyz1t4iuMc

    Designing their futures 

    UD fashion students had the opportunity of a lifetime working alongside a leader in the fashion industry - Ruthie Davis. This summer, students spent time with Ruthie in her New York City design studio learning from her expertise and collaborating on future projects. 

    Abby Christopher

    Abigail Christopher
    Intern on Capitol Hill

     

    Majors: Political Science & English
     

    Abigail is an intern with the United States House Committee on Education and Labor.   

    Alanna Weiss

    Alanna Weiss
    Intern at Jet Support Services 

     

    Major: Hotel, Restaurant, Institutional Management

    Alanna is a Global Strategy and Corporate Development intern, forecasting trends in the aviation industry. 

    Mia Carbone

    Mia Carbone
    Intern at HeadCount

     

    Majors: Political Science, Communication Interest 

    HeadCount promotes voter registration and participation in democracy through the power of music. 

    Study Abroad 

    Study Abroad is a hallmark of a University of Delaware education, and more than one third of all undergraduate students will participate in at least one program before graduation. This summer, 150+ students are taking advantage of programs in places such as Peru and Hong Kong. 

    Jesse Sandler

    "This program allowed me to be fully immersed in a new culture. I've learned not only in the classroom but also through everyday experiences. I've made awesome new friends. I am so thankful for this opportunity and for the support of my parents."  

     

    Jesse Sandler
    Studying in Granada, Spain

    What are you discovering this summer?

    Submit your summer internship, research, or study abroad experiences. Email us at socialmedia@udel.edu