Winter Work Blogs

Webb Institute students and alumni at NASSCO Drydock
Students and alumni at NASSCO Drydock.

Read Student First-Hand Experiences

2020 Winter Work Blogs

Webbies in Hollywood

Making a Home in Hollywood

Follow six upperclassmen who are spending winter work term in southern Florida; Addie Lindyberg ‘21, Audra Milbitz ‘20, Chris Bal ‘20, Dillon Esposito-Kelly ‘21, Isa Hill ‘20, and Mary McGuinness ‘20.

Webbies in Rotterdam

Webbies in Rotterdam

Eight weeks, three Webbies (Shannon Liu ’21, Linda Waters ’20, and Duane Lee ’20), and a lot of adventures coming your way!

Webb Adventures in Croatia

Webb Adventures in Croatia

Jack Becker, Ian Cosic, and Jackson Juska from the Class of 2021 are taking on Metal Shark Boats in Croatia.

2019 Winter Work Blogs

Juliette Lehman and Kevin Becker

NASSCO is STEEL-ing Our Hearts

Juliette ’22 and Kevin ’22 will attempt to navigate both working at a General Dynamics NASSCO shipyard in San Diego and cooking edible meals.

Chris Hamilton during Winter Work Term at Webb Institute

Boomin’ in Bama

Follow Chris ’22 and Sasha ’22 during their winter internship at Metal Shark Boats in Bayou La Batre, AL.

Sarah Stretch from the Class of 2019 at Webb Institute

Sandy Eggos

In her blog, Sarah documents her internship at GD Nassco in San Diego.

2018 Winter Work Blogs

Jonathan Hale '18

Jonathan Hale ’18

Winter Work: A D.C.* Story

Jonathan Hale ’18 is documenting his last Winter Work Term working for Gibbs & Cox in Arlington, Virginia.

Matthew Migliozzi ’20 & Grant Dixon ’20

Matt & Grant Lost at Sea

Matt and Grant are documenting their experiences aboard the Stolt Sincerity.

Westport 2018

Lina Tenenbaum ’21, Maggie Maguire ’21 & Ioana Mirica ’21

Westport 2018

Lina, Maggie, and Ioana are documenting their journey traveling to and working for Westport Yachts, LLC, in Washington.

Antarctica Trip 2018

Mara DuVernois ’20 & Nicholas Yarka ’20

Antarctica Trip 2018

Read about Mara and Nick’s Winter Work term experiences as they travel aboard the Maersk Peary to Antarctica.

Ben Hunt ’21

A Webb Winter

Read Ben’s experiences living on campus while working for Brewers Marine.

2017 Winter Work Blogs

Jonathan Wang ’20

The Wintern Tales

Jonathan Wang is documenting his first Winter Work term experience while working at SAFE Boats in Tacoma, Washington.

Ashley Dias, Muriel Weathers & Abashai Thomas ’19

Operation Deep Freeze

Read about Ashley, Muriel, and Abashai’s Winter Work term experiences as they travel aboard the Maersk PEARY to Antarctica.

Bree Louie '17

Bree Louie ’17

Cruising Italy

Check out photos of Bree’s experiences in Trieste, Italy as she works for Lloyd’s

2016 Winter Work Blogs

Bree Louie ’17

Cruising Miami

Brianna Louie ’17 will be spending her Winter Work term in Miami, FL working for Carnival Cruise Lines as an Energy Efficiency Intern.

Tom Hickey '18

Tom Hickey ’18

Webbie In The Gulf

Tom Hickey ’18 will be spending his Winter Work term aboard theEvergreen State. The Evergreen State is a 600-foot petroleum carrier owned by American Petroleum Tankers and operated by Crowley Maritime.

Andrew Vogeler

Andrew Vogeler ’18

From Belgium to the Persian Gulf and Back

Read about Andrew Vogeler’s sea term experience aboard the Maran Gas Al Jassasiya; as he and his classmate, Megan Green, travel from Belgium through the Suez Canal to ports in the Persian Gulf and back.