Welcome to Experience Matters!

A collection of internship and co-op experiences completed by Grand Valley students.


Grand Valley students are doing amazing things through professional experiences outside the classroom. This site gives viewers an inside look at these experiences. See some spotlighted experiences below, or click on View Experiences above to find more!

Experience Matters

West Michigan Refugee Education and Cultural Center - Research and Development Intern

Sheila, International Relations

As a research and development intern, my main task was to research Unaccompanied Refugee Minors, Unaccompanied Alien Children, and the Cuban and Haitian refugee background. With my research, I created...

Marine Mammal Research

Hannah, Biology

Principle Duties include: data entry, searching and cataloging journal articles, learning all research protocols, cropping and sorting photo-id fin images, learning to use photo-id programs such as...

Honduras

Brittany, International Relations

My internship was focused around a trip to Honduras. While I was there, I co-taught a finance class in Spanish to the people of Comayagua and La Canada. Before the trip I created lesson plans, learned...

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