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With Washington, D.C., and Baltimore just 90 minutes away, Shepherd University students have a multitude of internship opportunities available in the metro region. Recent internships include:

Student earns fellowship at National Institute of Standards and Technology

Christian Burns, a computer engineering and computer science major, is spending his summer working at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in Gaithersburg, Maryland. Burns, of Hagerstown, Maryland, was chosen for an 11-week Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) during which he will work in cybersecurity with industrial robots. >MORE

Students use NASA West Virginia Space Grant Consortium fellowship, SOARS grant to conduct tree research

Sierra Hoffman, a senior biology major from Hagerstown, Maryland, received an undergraduate research fellowship from the NASA West Virginia Space Grant Consortium, which allowed her to work with Dr. Mark Lesser, assistant professor of biology, over the summer and to attend the upcoming US-IALE meeting. Amaris Jalil, a sophomore biology major from Charles Town, received a Shepherd Opportunities to Attract Research Students (SOARS) grant to help with the research. >MORE