Area SUNY Potsdam Students Complete Spring 2015 Internships

POTSDAM, NY — Nearly 250 SUNY Potsdam students completed internship placements at companies, non-profits or campus departments in Spring 2015.

SUNY Potsdam’s internship program places students with employers whose interests align with their studies. Each student intern has a faculty sponsor, and earns between 1 and 12 credits toward their degree requirements.

Last semester’s successful student interns included:

Stephen Auyer from Oswego, NY, who interned with the Rice Creek Field Station in Oswego, NY

Matthew Donovan from Oswego, NY, who interned with Usherwood Office Technology in Syracuse, NY

Nicholas Hagan from West Monroe, NY, who interned with the Indian River Lakes Conservancy in Redwood, NY

Cooper Sheldon from Mexico, NY, who interned with the SUNY Potsdam College Counseling Center in Potsdam, NY

The SUNY Potsdam Experiential Education Office is dedicated to helping students reach their full potential. For more information, visit

About SUNY Potsdam:

Founded in 1816, and located on the outskirts of the beautiful Adirondack Park, The State University of New York at Potsdam is one of America’s first 50 colleges.

SUNY Potsdam currently enrolls approximately 4,100 undergraduate and graduate students.

Home to the world-renowned Crane School of Music, SUNY Potsdam is known for its challenging liberal arts and sciences core, excellence in teacher training and leadership in the performing and visual arts.

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