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The World Is Waiting

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The World Is Waiting

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Casey Bricker found herself on the National Mall during a summer internship at the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History.

National Museum of Natural History

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Three University employees have returned from a visit to Turkey, where they visited six universities to explore international programming options.

Cal U commercial.

A California University student had the chance to teach golf to children as an assistant program coordinator for the Bhutan Youth Golf Association in the tiny Himalayan Kingdom of Bhutan.

From the Mon Valley to the "Big Apple," a California University student landed an entertaining internship at the Late Show With David Letterman.

A Cal U student mixes in some skiing during his internship with Educating Adventures near Queenstown, New Zealand.

California University of Pennsylvania students participating in a Geology Field Course explored unfamiliar terrain and mapped the uppermost rock layers of the Grand Canyon and a cinder cone and fault scrap near Death Valley.

Death Valley National Park

The Anaheim Ducks flew over to Cal U to give one student his shot at the NHL during an equipment manager internship.

Two Cal U students traveled much of the world during a Semester at Sea experience, including a stop in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

A Cal U student delivered donations to many schools in Ghana during her Semester at Sea experience.

In Costa Rica, Cal U study abroad students had the chance to go zip lining.

Students for the PASSHE Summer Honors Program stand in front of the Colosseum in Rome.

California University study abroad students get to experience snorkeling in South Africa.

These California University of Pennsylvania study-abroad students worked directly with the London Metropolitan Police. They responded to stabbings, assaults and a home invasion during their time in London. In addition, they worked on crime scenes and honed the criminal investigative practices they learned during class. They also explored present-day White chapel, examining the areas where Jack the Ripper’s victims were found.

Ashley Koval, a recent Cal U graduate with a chemistry degree, stands in front of the Great Sphinx of Giza, a limestone statue that stands on the Giza Plateau on the west bank of the Nile during a Cal U Honors Study Abroad Program in Egypt.

California University students sample for macro-invertebrates in the Namorana River in Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar. These small animals can be used as an indicator of stream quality and habitat disturbance.

Cal U student Jennifer Babiak spent her summer working for Pittsburgh's Whirl Magazine. #communications #marketing #caluofpa #internships

California University of Pennsylvania student Marshall Lefebvre works with an owl at the National Aviary in Pittsburgh. During his internship, Lefebvre learned to handle and feed individual animals. #environmentalsciences #wildlife #internships #caluofpa

Bachelor of Science in Environmental Studies : CAL U

California University of Pennsylvania student Jason McGeary, a senior accounting major, worked with Kennametal, Inc. in Latrobe, Pa. during the summer of 2013. #accounting #kennametal #internships #caluofpa

Business Administration: Accounting Concentration : CAL U

Beachside towns can always use a few extra police officers in the summer. A Cal U students gained valuable training during his internship with the Ocean City Police Department.

A Cal U student recently completed an internship with Bluetext, a digital marketing firm located in Washington, D.C.

There is more to Cal U's PGM program than clubhouses and fairways. One student worked with the Callaway Golf Company this summer. #internships #golf #caluofpa

Washington, D.C. is a popular internship destination for many Cal U students. For example, about 100 students have participated in internship opportunities through The Washington Center since 2006.

Taiwan — 9,000 miles from the Cal U campus — was a fantastic internship experience for one student who worked at Brickyard, a popular Taiwanese music venue.

Landing a job in the music industry takes determination and lots of hard work. Instruction from a four-time Grammy Award nominee also helps! A California University student spent last summer with hip-hop producer Kendrick Dean in Atlanta.

Many students at Cal U are turning their passion for sports into successful careers. This summer, students are holding internships with the Pittsburgh Pirates, Philadelphia Flyers, Charlotte Bobcats, Washington Wild Things, Pittsburgh Riverhounds, Wheeling Nailers, Pittsburgh Passion and Evansville Otters.

PNC Park Greeting Card by Shawn Everhart

The English Institute in Santiago, Chile, was the internship destination for two California University of Pennsylvania students who taught English classes to Spanish-speaking children.

Whether in print, television, or radio, California University students are working hard this summer to deliver breaking news. You may see, hear or read their work through KDKA-TV, WPXI-TV, WJPA, CBS Radio, Whirl Magazine, Minuteman Press and Keppler Press Corp.

Cal U geology students are helping to monitor soil and water in the Marcellus shale play as they work with the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection.

Students involved with Cal U’s American Democracy Project will participate in both the Democratic and Republican conventions this year. Students also will be placed in volunteer fieldwork positions with the party, convention committee, host committee, media and other convention-related organizations and events.

Celebration of retro design | UNIQUE

A California University of Pennsylvania student recently completed an internship in the library and archives at the Heinz History Center in Pittsburgh. Now her work has been published in the center’s ‘Western Pennsylvania History’ magazine.

California University student Lucie Fremeau’s summer internship is with Fox News in New York City. Fremeau is learning about the station’s use of social media to cover events. Click the photo above to read her blogs.

It’s a fun ride for Cal U students who choose an internship with Kennywood Park Corp.

Imagine a summer in Sydney! One California University student had that experience while working in an assisted living facility in Australia.

Many of Cal U’s students studying earth sciences are spending their summers working in national and state park systems. This summer students are completing their internships with Ocala National Forest in Ocala, Fla. and the Badlands National Park in Interior, S.D.

Badlands National Park (U.S. National Park Service)

What’s more exhilarating than helping the Navy research, develop and test weapons, surface ships and submarine systems? Not much, in our book. Cal U student Eric Berringer’s internship is with the U.S. Naval Surface Warfare Center.