Internships: Real Experience with a Research Angle
Traditional internships, while valuable, usually involve on-the-job training assignments, but some Roanoke internships incorporate a strong research component.
During the past few years, Roanoke College Biology students have performed internships at biotechnology companies such as:
- Hospitals such as Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital
- Doctor offices
- Zoos such as Mill Mountain Zoo
The application for an Internship in Biology can be found here.
The Nu Chapter of Phi Beta Kappa at Roanoke College is hosting a lecture in celebration of its charter week this year. Dr. Duncan Porter, Professor Emeritus of Biological Sciences at Virginia Tech and Charles Darwin expert, will speak on "The Evolution of Charles Darwin."