Registrar emeritus Alex Smith was awarded the Citizen Archivist Award from the National Archives earlier this year for his work transcribing more than 15,000 historical documents.
When senior Zachary Clinchy, of Macungie, Pa., arrived in Australia for his semester-long Global Opportunities (GO) experience, he and his classmates used iVenture cards to experience some of the tourist attractions around Sydney. Curious if the company, which is based in Sydney, had any internship opportunities, Clinchy did some research and discovered Susquehanna alumna Lindsay Simoncavage ’09 within iVenture's ranks.
After transferring to Susquehanna from a Maryland college, Julianna Whalen knew she wanted to minor in museum studies to complement her major in communication studies. A junior from Shillington, Pa., Whalen is getting to experience a museum from behind the scenes through her internship at the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, known as the Penn Museum. She secured the opportunity with the help of Susquehanna alumnus Tom Stanley '07, whom she met at Break Through, Susquehanna's student-alumni networking conference.
Samantha D'Amico '18 has some big dreams--namely, making it as a television writer. Her summer internship will go a long way toward helping her get there. D'Amico, a broadcasting major from Middletown, Del., interned at the Cannes Film Festival, held May 17-28 in the luxurious city on the French Riviera.
Sophomore Shaneeka Emile contributed to research for studies that found diesel exhaust to be carcinogenic to humans through her summer internship at Penn State Hershey Medical Center.