Thirty-5 undergraduate and graduate college students are performing in point out, municipal and county offices through the 2021 Maine Federal government Summer season Internship System.

The Margaret Chase Smith Policy Center at the College of Maine administers the program that supplies complete-time, 12-7 days do the job practical experience to learners who are Maine inhabitants and students attending Maine faculties.

Twenty-two interns are functioning in departments of Maine point out federal government, such as Schooling Labor Economic and Group Improvement Environmental Security and Protection, Veterans and Unexpected emergency Management. Thirteen are taking section in municipal and county internships in spots ranging from Bangor to Bathtub.

The students’ academic backgrounds consist of regulation, small business, federal government, environmental scientific studies, engineering and economics. They’re utilizing awareness and techniques they’ve gained in higher education to work as GIS specialists, town manager assistants, law interns, hydrogeology assistants, advertising and planning experts, media information creators, and conservation assistants. A lot of have expressed fascination in pursuing a career in government or public support.

MCS Plan Centre pairs each intern with a direct supervisor in the host agency, section or municipality. Learners deal with assigned assignments and present their expertise, enthusiasm and refreshing approaches to challenges facing departments and communities. Learners acquire skilled do the job practical experience, networking alternatives, and insights into the capabilities of regional and point out governments.

Due to COVID-19, some interns are performing remotely a lot of get the job done in-individual, and most hope to changeover to in-man or woman do the job as government places of work reopen.

The 103rd Maine Legislature established the Maine Govt Summer months Internship Method in 1967 to bring in and pick out higher education learners with ambition and talent for non permanent internships inside government. More than the past 50 many years, nearly 1,800 pupils have completed internships. For a lot more info, check out

Adhering to are the interns, in alphabetical get, as perfectly as their hometowns, college attending, and placements.

Karoline Bass of Orono, Maine St. Lawrence University hydrogeology assistant, Maine Department of Environmental Security

Clio Bersani of South Egremont, Massachusetts Bowdoin Higher education Commissioner’s Workplace intern, Maine Department of Training

Hannah Bonine of Bath, Maine University of Southern Maine arranging research assistant, Maine Division of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry, Land Use Organizing Commission

Christine Bratcher of Bucksport, Maine Husson University outdoor business undertaking assistant, Maine Section of Economic and Neighborhood Progress

McKenna Brodeur of Oakland, Maine College of Maine at Farmington move up plan assistant, Maine Division of Labor

Meghan Buckley of Greene, Maine Temple College opioid reaction job assistant, Maine Governor’s Place of work of Policy Innovation and the Potential and DHHS Place of work of Behavioral Well being

Alec Byron of Farmingdale, Maine Thomas Higher education economic and neighborhood improvement coordinator, Town of China

Caleb Coffin of Edmonds, Washington University of Maine at Augusta strengthening our electronic link with the local community intern, Town of Winthrop

Savannah Clark  of Vassalboro, Maine College of Maine cemetery census and mapping challenge organizer, City of Vassalboro

Mia Denison of Brunswick, Maine College of King’s University gains and insurance policies coordinator, Maine Section of Administrative and Fiscal Services

Elliot Dixon of Albion, Maine University of Maine clever transportation Techniques and targeted visitors protection analyst, Maine Division of Transportation

James Dixon of Clinton, Maine Norwich University bridge servicing assistant, Maine Department of Transportation

Madison Douglas of Windham, Maine College of Southern Maine crisis functions planner, City of Bridgton

Kiara Frischkorn of Beverly Hills, California College of New England local weather and electricity lead by illustration intern, Maine Governor’s Workplace of Coverage Innovation and the Long term

Sarah Gracie of Liberty, Maine University of Maine Faculty of Law lawful assistant, Maine Office of the General public Advocate

Oliver Hall of Auburn, Maine Williams School data processing and financial study assistant, Maine Section of Labor

Shannon Harty of Bowdoinham, Maine Saint Michael’s Faculty county arranging assistant, Lincoln County

Emmett Herr of Yarmouth, Maine McGill College employee advocate assistant, Maine Workers’ Compensation Board

Drew Hersom of Grey, Maine University of Maine College of Regulation neighborhood and economic development committee intern, City of Gray      

Ryan Kovarovics of Arlington, Virginia Bowdoin Faculty enterprise advancement assistant, Maine Department of Economic and Community Development

Megan Lemieux of Vassalboro, Maine Unity Faculty very important information administration and GIS intern, City of Readfield

Michael Levesque of Augusta, Maine University of Maine at Farmington GIS mapping coordinator, Town of Union

Jacob Maker of Walpole, Maine Norwich University town manager assistant, Town of Chelsea

Andrew Meredith of Haddam, Connecticut Bowdoin College GIS assistant, Town of Bathtub

Hajna Nagy of Gardiner, Maine Bowdoin Faculty diversity, equity, and inclusion assistant, Maine Section of Well being and Human Companies

Hayden Ouellette of Augusta, Maine College of Maine strength and engineering assistant, Maine Division of Defense, Veterans and Unexpected emergency Management, Maine Army Nationwide Guard

Wilson Radulski of Bangor, Maine Husson University conservation assistant, Maine Department of Protection, Veterans and Unexpected emergency Management, Maine Military Nationwide Guard

Peter Sachs of Freeport, Maine Kenyon Faculty Freeport economic development and scheduling intern, Freeport Financial Enhancement Corporation

Katie Educational facilities of Gorham, Maine University of Southern Maine neighborhood and financial advancement assistant, City of Tub

Kimberly Smith of West Paris, Maine University of Maine benefits and policies coordinator, Maine Division of Administrative and Economical Services

Samantha Stone of Southington, Connecticut Husson University bureau of rehabilitation companies intern, Maine Department of Labor

Kathleen Tims of Cornish, Maine University of Maine sustainability intern, Maine Division of Environmental Security

Charles Volkwein of Portland, Maine College of Maine College of Regulation customer credit rating examiner intern, Maine Department of Specialist and Economical Regulation

Benjamin Willertz of West Bath, Maine University of Maine energy and engineering assistant, Maine Office of Defense, Veterans and Unexpected emergency Administration, Maine Military Countrywide Guard

Casey Wooden of Norton, Massachusetts University of New England environmental/stormwater intern, City of Windham.

Contact: Peggy McKee, [email protected]