Intern Stories

Intern Story – Jump Starting My Career in the Bush

I have always loved lab work; a passion I believe was the reason for pursuing my Honors … Read more »

Intern Story – Mystery Paws

My name is Monika Ndafuda and I’m a young female scientist at CCF. I had the opportunity … Read more »

Intern Story – A Fruitful Time in The Bush

I am Julia Kanyanda born and raised in Ondobe, in the Ohangwena region. Ever since growing up, … Read more »

The Dung and the DNA Diaries Part II: The Elephanthood of the traveling Dung

by Mireille Vargas genetics intern from the US My adventure to the Cheetah Conservation Fund (CCF) started … Read more »

The Dung and DNA Diaries: My Time at CCF

When Dr. Caitlin O’Connell-Rodwell, a world-renowned expert on elephants and an adjunct professor with the Stanford University … Read more »

The Story of My Internship at the Cheetah Conservation Fund

Namibia is a country in southern Africa, a vast expanse of savannah about the size of Texas, … Read more »

Genetics Research: This is how we do it in Africa

I currently am a veterinary student in the United States at the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary … Read more »

Brooke: Live a Great Story, Love Everything

The summer before my junior year of high school I spent a few weeks serving as a … Read more »

Intern Story – Adventures of a Young Biologist

Last year in June 2017, I graduated for my masters in Conservation & Restoration of Biodiversity at … Read more »

Intern Story – Highlights of a Long-term Internship

I grew up Victoria falls, Zimbabwe, where I developed a deep passion for ecology. This passion has … Read more »