Since 2013, AIChE has interviewed its WISE (Washington Internships for Students of Engineering) interns about their experiences. In the WISE program, engineering students entering their final year of undergraduate studies are selected to conduct research on a public policy issue for 9 weeks during the summer in Washington, D.C. Learn more about AIChE's WISE Progam. To learn about the participation of other engineering societies, go to http://www.wise-intern.org
Interviews with AIChE WISE Interns
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Watch 2015 WISE intern Jami Summey-Rice interview the 2016 WISE interns about their projects and experiences.
Tomas Wesley Green from the University of Kansas used his WISE internship in Washington to study how agricultural resources can contribute to the energy supply and bioeconomy. He...
Every year AIChE sends three students to Washington to research public policy issues and contribute to discussions on how engineers impact society. 2015's Washington Internships...
The three WISE interns sponsored by AIChE discuss their experiences in Washington, DC, where their work focused on natural gas and water policies.