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Six Cool Summer Experiences for STEM students

Looking for summer experiences on Handshake can be overwhelming, especially at the end of a semester. That’s why we’re here, to help you out by sharing several of the cool summer experiences we have seen come through our office. Here’s a curated list of six experiences that provide unique opportunities to students which we think you’ll enjoy. Each have approaching deadlines so make sure to check out the details below so you can make sure to submit your materials before any deadlines.

Attend a Aerospace Summit with GE Aerospace

This summer GE Aerospace is hosting their Leaders Innovating Flight for Tomorrow Summit which brings college students from around the country to Cincinnati, Ohio for an exclusive view of the aerospace industry and early access to 2025 co-ops, internships, and their acclaimed development programs.

Intern at the Local Hydro Dam

Ever wonder about the Boott Hydro dam right in our backyard? Operated by Hull Street Energy, they have two very interesting summer internships you might want to check out if you are interested in pursuing environmental science, biology, or engineering opportunities.

15+ Summer Opportunities With the Office of Energy & Environmental Affairs

More than 15 paid internship positions statewide are being offered through the MA Executive Office Energy & Environmental Affairs. Internships covering forestry, civil engineering, marine aquaculture and invasive species, hydrology, and watershed education are all available make this aa great resources for STEM students to find exciting summer experiences to add to their resume.

Explore Cybersecurity with General Dynamics Mission Systems

If cybersecurity is your interest, then there’s no better place to work than General Dynamics Mission Systems in the Berkshires (Pittsfield, MA). It’s a beautiful place to spend your summer. Don’t let relocation deter you from applying.

Cutting Edge Bio-Therapeutic Internship With ViiV Healthcare

Be part of the next-generation treatments for people living with HIV/AIDS. Consider this CT internship with ViiV Healthcare, a division of GSK. This opportunity will allow a student to work alongside antibody engineers, protein scientists, virologists, and chemists to characterize and select potential drug molecules.

AI Meets Science at Waters Internship

Flex your chemistry and biology muscle with a touch of AI through this internship at Waters in Milford, MA.

We are getting new summer internship postings every day covering a wide range of career interests. These are just a few. Visit Handshake and update your profile and notification settings, so you don’t miss that next great opportunity.

By Greg Denon
Greg Denon Associate Dean, Career Services & Cooperative Education