Tools for Meaningful and Engaging Internship Programs

  • Saturday, October 8, 2022
  • 9:00 am - 10:15 am

Presenter(s): 

Peter Kukla, Planetarium Manager, Eugene Science Center
Jennifer Powers, Featured Hall Assistant Manager, Oregon Museum of Science and Industry

Track: 

  • Community Engagement, Visitor Experience

Interns can be (and are!) more than just a morning coffee run. Inviting interns onto your team is a great way to introduce support, generate diverse ideas, and create valuable learning opportunities for all involved. But not all internship programs are created equal. This session explores tools and engagement strategies to provide more meaningful experiences to interns and to the institutions they contribute.