More than 20 students in the human resource development (HRD) undergraduate major recently completed internships.
Sixty-seven students and fourteen manufacturers across the state of Indiana successfully participated in Purdue University’s Indiana Next Generation Manufacturing Competitiveness Center (IN-MaC) summer paid internship program.
Abilene Perez, a junior in user experience (UX) design, was awarded first place at the 2017 Intern Project Fair during her internship at Hewlett Packard Enterprise in Houston, Texas.
Purdue University senior Miranda Lung admits to being surprised by how much she has been learning in her internship at Lafayette, Indiana-based Wabash National Corp. She is majoring in computer and information technology.
Lin Qian’s doctoral dissertation will focus on enterprise resource planning (ERP) and its ability to help create efficiency in a non-profit organization. She was able to see ERP in action on a global scale during her four-month internship at the United Nations Secretariat in New York City this summer.
Two Purdue professional flight majors are being praised for their roles in helping Marion Municipal Airport become 2015 Indiana Airport of the Year.
The world was watching as Craig Lewis worked toward a very strict building deadline during his 2014 summer internship with Skanska in New York City. Skanska was in charge of one part of the renovation of the United Nations General Assembly, and it needed to be done by the opening of the 69th session Sept. 16. And as if the convergence of world leaders to the job site was not stressful enough, Lewis had to deal with a sudden promotion halfway through the job.
Johnny Frisco’s work and recommendations are saving Purdue University money from reduced energy usage.
Frisco, a mechanical engineering technology major from Indianapolis, has worked for the Energy and Engineering Services division of the Office of Physical Facilities since May 2012.
As a student intern, he is charged with diagnosing problems and finding solutions to issues related to indoor air quality, HVAC systems or indoor plumbing.
Students and faculty from Purdue's Department of Building Construction Management visited Saudi Arabia for a second straight year last spring.