Intern Blog Postings

Monday, January 14, 2019

Michael Welter

It’s been about 5 months since the 2018 SPS Interns packed up our stuff, said our goodbyes (for some of us, through tears), and headed back to our corners of the country. When I returned back to North Carolina, I felt...different.

Headshot of Sarah Monk, AIP Mather Policy Intern

Monday, August 20, 2018

Sarah Monk

Why has it taken me so long to upload my final blog post? I guess because I really can’t put into words how meaningful and unforgettable this summer has been.

Monday, August 20, 2018

Brigette Smith

I am writing this as I sit on my balcony in Bangkok overlooking the most beautiful vegetation I have seen in my life.

Monday, August 20, 2018

Nathan Foster

Well, I've been home for a week now. I hope to stay in touch with a whole lot of people from this summer - all the interns, my coworkers, everyone in the SPS office - and I still have a lot of thoughts, opportunities, and feelings from the summer.

Monday, August 20, 2018

Stephanie Williams

I am not sure if I can properly encapsulate the intern experience I had here. I feel so blessed to have had this opportunity and to be able to learn so much, and to meet such incredibly wonderful people.


Monday, August 20, 2018

Phoebe Sharp

I started my first day of work today.

headshot of Kristen Larson

Sunday, August 19, 2018

Kristen Larson

This week everything has settled into place. The internship is coming to a close and I wanted to make sure that I finished up everything that was on my plate by Friday. So in order to do that I finally crossed my t's and dotted my i's.

Which included: 

Headshot of Kristen Larson

Sunday, August 19, 2018

Kristen Larson

This week definitely felt surreal.

Sunday, August 19, 2018

Elon Price

I hope to live everyday of my life like I did this past week.  Cherishing every second and grabbing every opportunity. From board meetings to amazing Maryland crabs to my final day at the gym, it was a blast.

Friday, August 17, 2018

Collin Flynn

I could talk about my week like I did on all the other blog posts, but I think we're going to do something different this time…