Intern Blog Postings

Friday, July 20, 2018

Stephanie Williams

This week has gone a lot slower than the past few. The intern group hasn't had anything planned particularly, but that doesn;t mean we haven't gotten things done! 

Friday, July 20, 2018

Michael Welter

One of my closest friends Erin Brady and I have been on a constantly twisting and turning journey throughout our freshman, sophomore and junior years at

Friday, July 20, 2018

Daniel A Morales

After finding out that my project had met its match: the software Goliath. I felt like David in that scenario. This week has been wildy productive, though. My poster draft is due on Wednesday and final (newly updated) abstracts are due to NASA by next Friday.

Monday, July 16, 2018

Collin Flynn

By far the most exciting week so far. This week we had two tours, the first one Brigette took us through the Optical Society of America (OSA). We got the chance to meet with the CEO and some other important people from OSA.

Monday, July 16, 2018

Nathan Foster

This past week, I got sick, visited the center of American government, and did yoga.

Saturday, July 14, 2018

Phoebe Sharp

Disclaimer: No overarching theme that explores the depth of being a physics major. Below are some ramblings from this week. (Maybe this is another way I’m providing insight into being a graduated Physicist?)

Saturday, July 14, 2018

Krystina Williamson

“Physics is a way of thinking.”

Dear Internet,

On a Sunday evening I found myself being told by google maps to walk across a river.

Friday, July 13, 2018

Brigette Smith

Work has been pretty intense lately. I have been taking on new tasks every week and I’m always so worried I’ll let one of the smaller projects slip through the cracks.

Friday, July 13, 2018

Mikayla Cleaver

Last weekend was amazing- Peter came to visit me again! On Friday, we stayed in because it was slightly rainy here in DC.  We watched the World Cup game and then cooked dinner together (one of our favorite things to do).  On Saturday, we went to the zoo!

Friday, July 13, 2018

Amanda Williams

As I sit and work on write ups for our outreach page, I ponder about the different kind of obstacles people face to understanding a concept.