Senior Shawna Edmiston has been selected to receive the Norwell High School Internship Spotlight award. Shawna is doing her experience at Norwell High School with AP Chemistry teacher Mr. Mark Weinert in conjunction with the Norwell Work Based Learning Program. She is the daughter of Mike and Rachel Sponseller and Joshua Edmiston.
As an intern in AP Chemistry, Shawna helps prepare for labs that involve mixing chemicals and calculating equations. She has also observed Mr. Weinert as he teaches the class with his instructional techniques and classroom management styles. Shawna is learning more about the hands on part of chemistry and how various students learn.
After graduation, Shawna plans to attend Purdue University at West Lafayette to study Veterinarian Medicine. She will eventually attend veterinary school and earn her doctorate to become a veterinarian.