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Career Development Center

2015 Funded Internship Awards and recipients

Summer funded interships were awarded to a number of students with a variety of different interests. Congratulations to this year's award winners:

Award Recipients

Environmental Studies Award

  • Kerxhalli-Kleinfeld, Michaela '16, environmental studies: Saratoga Plan                             
  • Coburn, Sarah '16, environmental studies: Bodhi Surf and Yoga School, Costa Rica                                                                                                                 
  • Hollister, Eliza '15, environmental studies: Radix Ecological and Sustainability Center, Albany, New York

FACT Award                                                                        

  • Belport, Justine '17, psychology: Animal Assisted Therapy Services, Woodbridge, Connecticut
  • Green, Sarah '16, psychology: Hallowell Center, NYC

Haley Award                                                                     

  • Rielly, Lauren '15, art: Chilmark Pottery, West Tisbury, Massachusetts

Levine Award

  • Bennett, Addison '16, government: the White House

SGA Award                   

  • Alpert, Rene '15, social work and psychology: Children's Rights Policy Department Intern, NYC 
  • Bakhuluma-Ncube, Langa '18, public health (self-determined): comprehensive HIV management at Newlands Clinic and Training Center           
  • Behnke, Natalie '17, philosophy, studio arts: curriculum design intern at React to Film, NYC 
  • Burrell, Xavier '18, English: college access intern 
  • Cheung, Emily '17, environmental science and antropology: Conservation Fisheries inc.
  • Clark, Kaelen '16, environmental studies: Community Harvest Project 
  • Cruz, Glenibel '15, sociology: Project Morry 
  • Elsner, Jamie '18, biology: reproductive medicine research at UC San Diego  
  • Parsons, Dorothy '16, government: math and science teacher in Addis-Ababa
  • Herman, Jared '15, environmental studies: agroforestry and permaculture at Border Green Energy Team, Thailand
  • Hotaki, Nosheen '18, government: interpreter at Helsinki Citizens' Assembly
  • Iturralde, Rafaela '18, environmental studies: National Coordinating Entity for Environmental NGOs in Ecuador
  • Katz, Rebecca '16, anthropology: art research collaboration on extinct languages
  • Maltzman, Noa '18, psychology: Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism 
  • O'Neill , Zia '17, environmental studies: bike and build cyclist   
  • Sina, Tesfahunegn '17, management and business: teacher at Fresh and Green Academy  
  • Tananbaum, Noah '17, government: U.S. House of Representatives                         
  • Winkler, Nikhita '15, dance: therapy and counseling at Leave UR Mark  
  • Wingate, Tracey '18, undeclared: Seacost Family Promise   

Skidmore Summer Funded Internship Program

  • Nguyen, Ahn Vu  '17, computer science, SSFIAP: CDC, Vizalytics, NYC  
  • Gretchko, Allison '17, sociology; English, SSFIAP: EMG, Closed Sessions, Chicago, Illinois
  • Braziunas, Theodore '18, management and business,  arts administration, SSFIAPL Gilbert Award, Girlie Action, NYC
  • Coletta, Melia '17, art history, arts administration, SSFIAP: Gilbert Award, Massachusetts Foundation for the Humanities, Northampton, Massachusetts
  • Thompson, Miranda '17, social work , SSFIAP: Smolens, C.H.O.P.    
  • Choden, Tsering '17, environmental studies, SSFIAP: Llano, Childreach Nepal  
  • Berger, Gavin '15, chemistry, theater, SSFIAP: McDermott, Project Healthcare, Bellevue Hospital, NYC 
  • Pugliese, Katheryne '16, sociology; Spanish, SSFIAP: Megan McAdams, Colectivo Hetaira, Madrid  
  • Pradier, Arden '17, international affairs, sociology, SSFIAP: Megan McAdams, Sustainable Bolivia   
  • Tessema, Emebet '17, economics, international affairs, SSFIAP: Parents Council, Shaye Global International Trade Development, Troy, New York
  • Gurung, Maya '15, international affairs, economics, SSFIAP: Smith ACME, Adhikaar, NYC
  • Reyes, Ana Cruz '16, management and business, SSFIAP: Noah Qua, ADEL-Sonsonate, El Salvador
  • Roth, Olivia '17, management and business, dance, SSFIAP: Noah Qua, National Museum of Dance, Saratoga Springs, New York
  • Rangonese, Isabella '17, biology, SSFIAP: Jeannie Rosen, Coastal Waterbird Program, Massachusetts Audubon Society
  • Welsch, Madeleine '17, visual arts, environmental studies, communications, SSFIAP: Susan Schwartz, Leslie Dill and Amanda Browder Studios
  • Tinaz, Berke '16, biology, mathematics, SSFIAP: Allen (Bus/Athlete), Cornell University
  • Klein, Simon '17, contemporary media and culture (self-determined major), SSFIAP: WXPN, NPR Philadelphia
  • Zeng, Amy '18, psychology, computer science, SSFIAP: AHRC of NYC's Redfield Center, NYC

Other

  • Williams, Natalie '15, management and business: $5,000, Eastman Entrepreneur Award, MediBloom   
  • Workman, Rebecca '15, English, media/film studies, art history, theater: Odd Lot Entertainment                                                                                                   

 

Award Listings

Major

Award

Organization

Computer science

SSFIAP, Career Development

Vizalytics, NYC

Sociology/English

SSFIAP, Elizabeth M Glotzbach

Closed sessions, Chicago,  Illinois

Management and business/arts administration

SSFIAP, Gilbert Family Award

Girlie Action, NYC

Art history, arts administration

SSFIAP, Gilbert Family Award

Massachusetts Foundation for the Humanities

Social work

SSFIAP

C.H.O.P.

Environmental studies

SSFIAP

Childreach Nepal

Chemistry/theater

SSFIAP

Projectr Healthcare, Bellevue Hospital, NYC

Sociology/Spanish

SSFIAP, Megan McAdams

Colectivo Hetaira, Madrid

International affairs/sociology

SSFIAP, Megan McAdams

Sustainable Bolivia

Economics/international affairs

SSFIAP, Parents Council

Shaye Global International Trade Development, Troy, New York

International affairs/economics

SSFIAP, Atlantic AMC

Adhikaar, NYC

Management and business

SSFIAP

ADEL-Sonsonate, El Salvador

Management and business/dance

SSFIAP

National Museum of Dance,

Saratoga Springs, New York

Biology

SSFIAP

Coastal Waterbird Program, Massachusetts

Visual arts/environmental studies/communications

SSFIAP

Leslie Dill and Amanda Browder Studios, NYC

Biology/mathematics

SSFIAP

Cornell University

Management and business

Eastman Entrepreneurial Award

MediBloom

Management and business

Eastman Entrepreneurial Award

MediBloom

Management and business

Eastman Entrepreneurial Award

MediBloom

Contemporary media and culture

SSFIAP

WXPN, NPR Philadelphia

Psychology/computer science

SSFIAP

AHRC of NYC's Redfield Center, NYC

Computer science

SSFIAP

Girls Who Code, NYC

International affairs/environmental studies

SSFIAP

Earthos

Sociology/gender studies

SSFIAP

Earthos

Environmental studies/music 

SSFIAP

Earthos

Anthropology

SSFIAP

Quebec Lab Foundation

Geosciences

SSFIAP

Quebec Lab Foundation