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The Geospatial Centroid internship program is at the core of our operation.  Interns at the Centroid are involved in specific projects to gain valuable hands-on, real world experience with geospatial applications.  Projects range from on-campus support for faculty research to off-campus partner internships with external agencies. Other responsibilities include the daily operations of the office such as providing Geospatial Help Desk services or organizing events.

Centroid interns…

  • Come from all across campus
  • Build on their classroom knowledge by working on real-world projects for diverse clients
  • Create a professional network with external partners and each other
  • Love GIS and want additional opportunities for work experience
  • Assist clients from both on- and off-campus
  • Are paid for projects they work on
  • Receive invaluable technical and workplace skills in a collaborative and stimulating environment.