Extension Internship Spotlights

photos of three of the summer interns

UConn Extension offers experiential learning to undergraduate students each summer through our internship program. Each of the UConn students is paired with an Extension educator, and gains experiences with our programs that can help launch their careers. Our students share their experiences with the various statewide educators and programs.

Interns Featured in UConn Today

Genesis Rosario

UConn 4-H New Haven County Intern | Major: Allied Health Sciences, '24 CAHNR

Riley Courtney

Fairfield County Community Nutrition Intern | Major: Kinesiology, '25 CAHNR

Jillian Bowen

One Health Intern | Major: Pathobiology, '25 CAHNR

Marlena Takes

One Health Intern – Storrs Campus/Windham County  | Hometown: Tolland, CT