Our students intern at renowned NYC biomedical facilities, including the Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Weill Cornell Medical Center, Columbia University, Hospital for Special Surgery, Museum of Natural History, and Rockefeller University. These internships allow students to gain valuable research experience while making career connections. Read about recent student experiences below.
Beatriz Morocho ’16:
“I interned in Mount Sinai’s Morishita Lab, where I ran behavioral tests on mice that have a genetic modification to determine the effects on attention. I also worked as a Pharmacy Technician at Rite Aid Pharmacy, where I typed prescriptions, billed claims to insurance, and counted and dispensed medication while also servicing patients.”
Urban and Environmental Studies Internships
Environmental Studies Internships
Jillann Mahmoud, an Environmental Studies major, interned with the New York League of Conservation Voters. Jillann reported, “I worked with the State Director for Environmental Policy. My main role was doing research on current environmental issues and environmental policies. I also conducted candidate research and lobbied policy makers/elected officials.”
Alexis Keller, an Environmental Studies major, completed a professional immersion internship at the United Nations. Read all about it here.