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Carnegie Institution for Science

Data Science Intern

August 2019 • Washington, DC

What I liked

The freedom of work hours and all the people at the institution that were so friendly.

What I wish was different

I wish I could have worked there longer.

Advice

If you have any small chance to work with a professor with their research take it and expand as much from it as you can. not only does it provide real world experience in your field, it creates more networks that you can utilize to your advantage in the future. Whether that is for graduate school or future jobs.
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Summer Research Intern

June - August 2019 • Stanford, CA

What I liked

Good foundation for learning the process of research and good opportunities to interact with experts.

What I wish was different

The mentor ship was limited.

Advice

Reach out to a mentor and keep in contact with them continuously up to the start of the internship.
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Biology Research Intern

June - August 2018 • Palo Alto, CA

What I liked

Great experience with a lot of learning on the go

What I wish was different

More structure to internship program

Advice

Get to know other interns!
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research intern

June - August 2018 • Stanford, CA

What I liked

Had wonderful mentors and the chance to work independently.

What I wish was different

Better communication with PI/supervisor.

Advice

There is a high learning curve to new lab work.
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