Intern Experiences

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Meet one of our Maine government summer interns

Through the Maine Government Summer Internship Program, Karoline Bass has a summer internship with the Division of Technical Services for the Maine Department of Environmental Protection (DEP). The division includes scientists, geologists, engineers, and data managers who focus on petroleum-contaminated sites. The Department is part of one of the four bureaus that compose the Maine […]

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Featuring interns: Nathan McIvor and Anthony Inhorn at Volunteer Maine

Each year the Maine Government Summer Internship Program is pleased to place interns in a variety of state agencies and municipalities, some more well-known than others. This year Volunteer Maine hosted two of our interns, which in turn allowed us to learn more about what they do at Volunteer Maine. Anthony Inhorn, a Political Science […]

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Featuring municipal government interns

We hear from two of our fantastic summer interns serving in Maine municipal governments – Michael Levesque working with the Town of Vassalboro: My name is Michael Levesque and I will be starting my third year at the University of Maine Farmington this fall. I have been interning at the town of Vassalboro since June […]

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Arianna Castonguay – “I Learned Skills I Would Never Get Out of College!”

Arianna Castonguay a senior economics major at the University of Maine describes the skills that she learned while serving as an intern at the Maine Bureau of Consumer Protection. While there Arianna worked in the office taking phone calls from the public, working in the office, conducting field examinations, and co-authoring two booklets regarding financial […]

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Claire Reid – Toxicology and Outreach Assistant

My name is Claire Reid and I attend the University of Notre Dame as a Political Science and Economics double major.  Over the summer, I worked as the Toxicology and Outreach Assistant for the Board of Pesticides Control. The BPC is housed under the Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry and is tasked with regulating […]

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