Intern Blog Postings

Monday, July 25, 2016

Maria McQuillan

This week at NASA was another busy week. I can’t believe the poster session is already less than two weeks away. This week I worked with my mentor to continue to analyze the solar wind and analyze the interaction of solar wind and mercury.

Sunday, July 24, 2016

Simon Wright

What a week. Where do I begin?

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Maria McQuillan

This week at work was all about optimization and organization. I spent a good portion of my work week writing up programs to improve my work efficiency. Some of my programs used to take upwards of 3 hours to run just due to the amount of data that was needed for each process.

Monday, July 18, 2016

Dahlia Baker

This past week has been a continued grind towards the end goal of my project: to make and test a sample of our infrared absorbing material.

Monday, July 18, 2016

Jose Corona

Finally got to go visit a Smithsonian!

Monday, July 18, 2016

Isabel Binamira

Tangible evidence of progress made in this internship thus far!

Monday, July 18, 2016

Vanessa Espinoza

This week was kind of a weird week because it felt shorter than usual. Work, as always, seemed to fly by. I am kind of worried because I feel like there’s so much I want to do, but not enough hours in the day. I have started a new project and that is very exciting.

Monday, July 18, 2016

Simon Wright

I am currently in sunny (hot) Sacramento, California! I flew out on Friday and arrived at my hotel in that evening, exhausted but happy to be here. (Why is it that flying is so exhausting?

Monday, July 18, 2016

Victoria DiTomasso

NYC came to DC this week! In between reviewing teaching guides, I spent time with my parents and three friends from home.

Monday, July 18, 2016

Samantha Spytek

I have completed my sixth week as an SPS intern. That's 60,480 minutes or 3,628,800 seconds. Aaaaaand, we're done! We're done we're done we're done! Our group has finished going through all of the the previous lesson plans, dotting all of the i's and crossing all of the t's.

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