Internship Spotlights

 

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Xavier Bell 

Xavier is working with National 4-H Council as a program assistant in Washington, D.C. As a program assistant, Xavier became a licensed D.C. tour guide and program facilitator for Citizen Washington Focus and Leadership Washington Focus.

Dana

Dana Bryant 

Dana is attending the United States Dairy Education and Training Consortium in the dairy hot spot of Clovis, New Mexico. USDETC allows students to gain hands-on experience while focusing on different aspects of the dairy industry each week.

Ja'lyn Grant

Ja'lyn Grant

Ja'lyn is assisting the Animal Health sales team at Santa Cruz Animal Health in Keller, Texas by shadowing individuals on the sales team as well as working with them to meet and exceed sales goals. She will also assist at horse shows.

Madi Hannon

Madi Hannon

Madi is traveling across Louisiana as an education outreach intern for the Audubon Zoo. She is teaching the public about different species of wetland animals and the importance of conservation efforts. 

 

Caroline Lamonte

Caroline Lamonte 

Caroline is a design intern in New York City for Donna Degnan. She practices hand sketching, CADing sketches, patternmaking, cutting and sewing. She was asked to design five looks for the Spring 2018 line with one design going to stores.

James McCann

James McCann

James is interning at First South Farm Credit in Zachary, Louisiana where he assists with agricultural financing. He is learning about the many aspects of loan requests and will present his own project to First South in August.

Cameron Roig

Cameron Roig

Xavier is working with National 4-H Council as a program assistant in Washington, D.C. As a program assistant, Xavier became a licensed D.C. tour guide and program facilitator for Citizen Washington Focus and Leadership Washington Focus.

Chelsea Romph

Chelsea Romph (right)

Chelsea is an animal behavior intern at Chimp Haven in Keithsville, Louisiana. She will be introduced to chimp behavior and behavioral data collection by studying captive chimapanzees. Interns will also learn environmental enrichment methods.

 

Allison Sommers

Allison Sommers

Allison is interning at the Louisiana Master Gardener Program. She is currently working on website development as well as basic and advanced program materials for the LMG Moodle pages. She has also created a retention survey that will go out to all LMG members.

Federico Bueno

Federico Bueno (left)

Federico is interning at Flowers Baking Company in Baton Rouge. He is currently learning about food safety and quality assurance. The internship has also allowed him to gain insight on the work environment of the baking industry.