Celebrating Internships!

In lieu of our annual Internship Recognition Luncheon we are pausing to celebrate the work employer/supervisors, faculty/staff, and student interns dedicate to making internships such a prominent component of the Grand Valley educational experience.


Announcing the 2020 Internship Award Recipients


Outstanding Internship Employer of the Year (for profit)

Plante Moran


Outstanding Internship Employer of the Year (non-profit)

Lake Michigan Credit Union


Advocate of Year

Outstanding Internship Advocate of the Year

Suzanne Zack, Department of Visual & Media Arts


Outstanding Internship Supervisor of the Year

Shane Sievers, Feyen Zylstra

Supervisor of Year


undergraduate intern of the year

Outstanding Undergraduate Intern of the Year

Jacqueline Schmehil, Biology
Dire Wolf Project, Inc


Outstanding Graduate Intern of the Year

Eva Kool, Public Health
Kent County Health Department

Intern of Year


Congratulations to all the nominees!