The people who taught me and worked with me, as well as getting back in the lab and doing actual relevant work that has an impact on end-users.
I lived 49.8 miles away from work, and thus did not get the gas stipend. However, this is/was a minor thing and has nothing to do with the Elkhorn site. The staff here worked very hard for and with me to get this fixed.
Advice to Potential Interns
Don't hold back as an intern; ask questions if you need it. People here at the Elkhorn site are the kind of people who I would call friends and the same people are more than willing to answer a few questions.
Advice to Management
I have no issues with compensation, hours, employee retention, promotion policies, diversity or training. The people who I had/have the pleasure of working with seem to really enjoy their job and it shows, I think.
UNL needs to do a better job of getting you down to the Engineering Career fairs, held biannually.