Driven
to Discover

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

Research Experiences 

 

Undergrad looks for ways to improve honey bee disease resistance 

Ben Sammarco is studying the effect of honey bee brood mixing on disease resistance and stress tolerance. The study through the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources' Apicology Lab  ]could lead to the development of new techniques to enhance hive health and improve food security and our overall agricultural ecosystem.  

Read More

  Field Research Rocks

Geology-field-camp-resized

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.

Research & Innovation at UD >

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.

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. 

Career Center >

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. 

Study Abroad at UD >

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