The Lyco Lowdown: An Insider's View of Life at Lycoming

Andrew Squires, a current Lycoming student, writes about his summer internship experience

Posted by Andrew Squires on Aug 17, 2017 11:56:19 AM

The Williamsport Internship Summer Experience (WISE) program provides students entering their sophomore, junior or senior year at the College with a resume building opportunity, workforce experience in a field of interest, assistance in choosing/confirming a major and time management skills between their work and personal life. Lycoming College asked our WISE Interns to reflect on their experiences and what follows is a series of their responses.

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Topics: Summer Experience, Internships, WISE program

Daniel Tierney, a current Lyco student, tells us about his WISE internship experience…

Posted by Daniel Tierney on Aug 3, 2017 9:50:34 AM

The Williamsport Internship Summer Experience (WISE) program provides students entering their sophomore, junior or senior year at the College with a resume building opportunity, workforce experience in a field of interest, assistance in choosing/confirming a major and time management skills between their work and personal life. Lycoming College asked our WISE Interns to reflect on their experiences and what follows is a series of their responses.

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Topics: Summer Experience, Internships

Getting on Track at AutoTrakk...

Posted by Brianna Fulp on Jul 20, 2017 3:30:00 PM

The Williamsport Internship Summer Experience (WISE) program provides students entering their sophomore, junior or senior year at the College with a resume building opportunity, workforce experience in a field of interest, assistance in choosing/confirming a major and time management skills between their work and personal life. Lycoming College asked our WISE Interns to reflect on their experiences and what follows is a series of their responses.

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Topics: Summer Experience, Internships

The WISE Internship Application

Posted by Montana Crossman on Mar 31, 2017 5:30:00 PM
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Topics: Summer Experience, Career Advice

My Life-Changing Summer Experience

Posted by Kaitlyn Hipple on Oct 4, 2016 11:34:11 AM

This kind of experience can't be found in the classroom.

This summer, I was a recipient of the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Humanities and Social Sciences Grant. For eight weeks, I collaborated with Lycoming College Spanish professor Dr. Sandra Kingery to translate Mexican author Xanath Caraza’s novel, Pulsación, a collection of twenty-five short stories, from Spanish to English. When people ask me about my work with Sandy, my immediate response is that she changed my life. I may joke and say that she broke me and made me never be able to read Spanish again without trying to translate it, but I know she has taught me so much. She taught me how to truly read Spanish and to be able to understand and interpret it. More so, she granted me a new lens to read English, too, which in return makes me a better writer in both languages.

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Topics: Summer Experience