LOWELL — Within the midst of the pandemic, Lowell Excessive College was capable of run a profitable internship program for seniors this 12 months with the assistance of its neighborhood companions.
Nineteen seniors had been positioned in numerous companies and neighborhood organizations to discover their profession pursuits and school majors. Lowell Excessive College has all the time supplied an internship program; nonetheless, the final two years have been a problem to supply on-site alternatives.
This 12 months, internships had been positioned within the areas of engineering, well being, enterprise and legislation.
Some highlights of this system embrace 4 seniors — Mariany De Amorim, Sorida Hou, Kavi Oeur and Palamee Vongdara — who supported the telehealth operations at Lowell Neighborhood Well being Middle. Their duties included serving to sufferers log into their appointments via digital units, educating sufferers on how you can use know-how to entry care and translating in numerous languages.
Jennevie Thomas served as an intern at PrideStar/Trinity EMS the place she rode the ambulance to numerous calls and even helped consolation a toddler on the scene of a hearth. Jennevie was supplied a scholarship for EMT coaching this summer time.
Sokrath Un carried out information assortment and assisted with a analysis challenge on the climate results on wind generators at UMass Lowell.
A senior internship exhibit was held on Might 19 to showcase their experiences and rejoice their accomplishments.
Lowell Excessive College thanks the next companions:
- Superior Eye Care Associates
- Lowell Neighborhood Well being Middle
- PrideStar/Trinity Ambulance
- Larger Lowell Well being Alliance
- Jeanne D’Arc Credit score Union
- Junior Achievement
- Lowell Humane Society
- Lowell Public Faculties
- Lowell Dentistry for Kids
- Enos and Martin Regulation Agency
- Middlesex Neighborhood Faculty Dental Clinic
- Mooyah Burger
- Undertaking Study
- Riverside Surgical Specialties
- Santander Financial institution
- UMass Lowell