Coaching and Resources
Science and Technology careers can include everything from lab science to software development to engineering, as well as other careers that require a strong background in science. Professionals in these fields work in labs, clinics, offices, and classrooms.
The Piper Center is eager to support you in finding internships and research in science and technology. Please stop by the Piper Center anytime during business hours to have an initial conversation with a Peer Advisor. When you are ready to go further and meet with our science and technology career coaches, Paul Edwards (primary) or Nate Jacobi (secondary), please schedule an appointment through Handshake.
Piper Center Events
Forensic researchers aim to give weight to slivers of evidence
Can a single thread found at a crime scene — or a fragment of wire found in the aftermath of a bomb explosion — be substantial evidence? For six years, St. Olaf College summer researchers have been working to prove that the answer is “yes.”Read More
Ole-Achievers: Branden Moriarity ’07
“My advice is to start doing research early, so find those summer research opportunities, or even the directed research that’s available at St. Olaf” -BrandenWatch Now
‘America’s Got Talent’ features St. Olaf physics professor and alumni
America’s Got Talent recently featured St. Olaf College Associate Professor of Physics Jason Engbrecht and alumni Bryce Danielson ’11 and Christian Weeks ’13 for their knack for thinking outside the box.Learn more
The impact of a global education
“Traveling abroad really changes the way you think, especially if you have the right mindset. Voting is a luxury. So is water,” says Brynna Freitag ’18.Explore