Reflections from SLIP Employers

At the conclusion of the summer internships, SLIP asks the supervisors to access their experience with the program and intern. Employers consistently see themselves as receiving as much as they give:

  • As always SLIP sends stellar interns to our organization. There really isn’t much room for improvement.
  • Everyone in St. Louis needs to know what you are doing to improve the chances for young men and women in our community.
  • We love our summer interns. They are so helpful.
  • We have had interns through SLIP for many years and it is definitely a help to my department.


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Zoryana is a very intelligent and pleasant young lady to work with. She’s very detailed oriented, efficient, and willing to work. She’s very competent and learns very quickly. We are proud to have her on our team this summer. Her enthusiasm to and for work is well appreciated. Her characteristics will take her for.”


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Sidora has shown a genuine enthusiasm to learn from the start. She is a good listener and expresses her questions and ideas clearly. She has been able to complete the tasks assigned to her with very little direct supervision. I have found the work she has done here to be thorough and accurate. Sidora is pleasant and respectful. She has repeatedly taken the initiative to offer her assistance with various projects. She is off to a good start for a successful professional future.”


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Caitlyn takes pride in every task delegated to her. She was professional in her attendance and her appearance every day. Caitlyn is very detailed and wanted to make sure her work was completed correctly. She was a valuable asset to our organization.”


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Daisia is exceptionally bright, dependable, professional and extremely hard-working. These traits are rare in a young person her age. She is a highly motivated self-starter who takes initiative. She is well-liked by all of us, she is good-natured and very responsible. Daisia does not like to sit idle and asks for another assignment if she has finished her work. Daisia is always willing to perform any task given to her. She tackles difficult assignments in a responsible manner. Once she has been given a task, she can be trusted to finish the project in an efficient and timely manner. She is one of those people you know will be a success and you just know that someday you will hear about Daisia. So look out world because here she comes. Daisia will be a star that will shine. We are proud to know her and wish her great success. Because of her exceptional abilities and performance, we all will miss her and her smiling face.”

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