PCP-PIRE intern Justy Alicea ready to be lifted to the jungle canopy.


…Aaand we’re back! After over a week in Panama, we are back in Gainesville, a little tanner and a little … Continue

Museum Intern Will Tifft takes a swing at a difficult layer of Las Palmas along the Panama Canal.

Spring Break in Panama

This week 15 additional people descended on the Panama Canal – the University of Florida Spring Break crew has arrived. … Continue

Small projects using several prepping techniques.

A Quick Prep-Me-Up

My name is Will Tifft and I am one of the PIRE interns working in invertebrate paleontology. I graduated from … Continue

PCP-PIRE Intern Justy Alicea learning how to use the Avizo 3D imaging software

3D Horse Teeth!!!

I’m super excited to be rolling up my sleeves and finally getting some 3D imaging experience. My big passions being … Continue

Turtle plastron element pieced back together.

First Weeks

My name is Andrea De Renzis and I’m a PCP-PIRE Museum Intern here at the FLMNH. I’m interested in Vertebrate … Continue

A crab fossil collected from the Culebra Formation! The previous group of interns collected over 200 of these little creatures!

“Catching” Crabs…

¡Hola! It’s Adam, and I’m excited to share a bit of what I’ve learned with my first post. It’s been nearly … Continue