For the duration of this internship, I worked as an intern at King's College Hospital. More specifically, I worked in research in their biochemistry department under the supervision of Dr. Royce Vincent, who is a biochemist and endocrinologist at the hospital. In this role, I worked mostly in data analysis and assisted on the research projects that Dr. Vincent and his team were undertaking. Dr. Vincent specialized in the area of obesity and the implications of weight loss/gain from an endocrine perspective, and I worked on two major projects within that field: 1.
Established in 2019 by Kathy A. Klingenstein '76 and Robert A. Miller '75, this fund supports students with financial need participating in an international summer study program.
CIIS Virtual Internship Program
As an intern at Sustainable House, I was fortunate to have the opportunity to work directly with Michael who owned the company. During the time at my internship, I helped Michael in writing blog posts that went out to followers of his website. I also helped Michael in doing research for the Sustainability consulting he did on a whole bunch of different issues.
I interned at BIS Oxford Economics, based in Sydney, Australia. They provide consulting for various sectors of the economy, so my role was to assist in research. I updated excel files to reflect progress on construction and infrastructure projects in Australia. I also conducted research examining the wider economic benefits of roads. I utilized Australian Google and conducted in-depth research of many different projects and sectors.
Working with Ghenova I was a business development intern, and I was responsible for helping with the comapny's current expansion into the U.S market. Ghenova is an engineering company that focuses on the development of large-scale projects such as naval vessels and power plants. My job was to research renewable energy projects located in the U.S that were in early stages of development, and report these back to my supervisor along with potential business contacts.
Jividha is a non-profit organization that strives to educate the community on environmental issues and promote biodiversity and conservation. I worked directly with the president of Jividha, Rajiv. Over the course of the internship, I completed research projects on plastic pollution, green buildings, and the environmental impacts of transportation. With my research, I prepared presentations and flyers for the organization to use to spread awareness and educate others.
The role I held this summer with Studio Bellesi Giuntoli was an environmental and marketing consultant. I first worked with their website, reviewing it through an environmental lens while looking at the English and grammar, as well as the content and marketability. I next read through their blog with a similar environmental viewpoint and made note of changes that might be made to best present the information.
This summer I interned with THATMuse, a London and Paris based company that offers street and museum treasure hunts. THATMuse works with groups of all sizes, from families to corporate groups, to engage with the spectacles of Paris and London, especially in museums such as the Louvre and the British Museum! As a THATMuse intern, I worked on marketing and media projects. From crafting a marketing campaign and contacting luxury travel agencies, to competition research, to social media campaigns, I worked to make sure the THATMuse name was known.
As an intern for the Epiphany School, I prepared and presented informative presentations over Zoom to third and fifth grade students. I also formulated and created various projects and class activities for the students to do. Finally, I ensured that all relevant avenues of the Environmental Studies curriculum were covered and that the students fully comprehended the material.
Connect the Dots (CTD) is a stakeholder and community engagement firm that brings together community and public sector partners to develop innovative and actionable solutions for our towns and cities. As a marketing intern with CTD, I conducted research to know best practices of public involvement, outreach, and general development activities. Additionally, I planned and maintained Connect the Dots' social media presence on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.
Poder Ciudadano is a nonprofit organization that focuses on electoral corruption and democracy in Argentina. Poder Ciudadano guarantees that people are aware of the electoral process as well as determines that the elections are fair and just and no signs of corruption have been influencing the elections.My role as an intern was to look into cities and provinces to determine if all areas were following electoral protocol. As well as filled out and organize all excel and write up documents.
My internship revolved around researching the economics and environmental impacts of biofuels. Primove's primary product was called AgroGas, which is a bioCNG (bio compressed natural gas) which is a biofuel. I did research on all types of biofuels, compared them to traditional fuels, and looked into which biofuels were the most sustainable and had the most potential.