“My internship was an invaluable experience. I learned not only from the work I did, but also from the relationships I built working side-by-side with a diverse group of scientists. I came away with a new perspective on scientific research and a better understanding of the research world.”
-2011 biochemistry graduate Brianna Oelschlager interned at SRI International Center for Advanced Drug Research on a project combining the fields of entomology and protein biochemistry. Brianna graduated from medical school at Hershey Medical Center in 2015.
Internships and Practicum
To learn more about your STEM-related career and gain valuable experience while pursuing your undergraduate degree, explore doing an internship.
Internships challenge you to:
- develop new skills
- gain experience working in STEM-related fields
- collaborate in a team
- build relationships with potential employers
- learn more about what you want to do with your STEM career