Summer Introduction to Engineering and Science (SITES) internship program

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LA Sanitation and Environment (LASAN) recognized students and its employees, who served as mentors, for this year's Summer Introduction to Engineering and Science internship program at the July 24 Board of Public Works meeting. Twenty-four high school junior and senior students from the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) participated in the six-week paid internship, where they gained work experience in various areas, including engineering, environmental science, information technology and accounting. LASAN partnered with LAUSD and the Economic Workforce and Development Department on this program, which is part of the City's Hire for LA Youth Program.