Additional Resources

Below are various resources that summarize the success of the Akamai internship program, various aspects of the program, and additional research that has been done to supplement the program, such as valued workplace skills.

Please feel free to distribute with credit attributed to the Akamai Workforce Initiative, Institute for Scientist and Engineer Educators, and additional authors of individual documents.

Contact us at akamai@ucsc.edu for any specific requests, we are happy to support you if you would like anything customized for your use!

2018 Akamai Internship Program Highlights

Click for the 2-page, printable Akamai Highlights page, produced in 2018.  Includes our latest tracking outcomes of Akamai success!

2014 Fact Sheet on Akamai Outcomes
Valued Hawaii STEM Workforce Skills
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An Engineering Technology Skills Framework that Reflects Workforce Needs on Maui and the Big Island of Hawai‘i
Scott Seagoves & Lisa Hunter, 2010

The UCSC Institute for Scientist & Engineer Educators: Supporting Multi-Level STEM Workforce Development
Inverness Research, July 2014

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This brief presents an external perspective on the design of the Institute for Scientist & Engineer Educators, its relationship to the Akamai Workforce Initiative, and the contributions of ISEE to local workforce development at multiple levels. It also distills broader design lessons that may be of interest to other STEM workforce development initiatives.

The Design and Evolution of the Akamai Workforce Initiative
Inverness Research, July 2014

This brief presents an external perspective on the Akamai Workforce Initiative. It describes the rationale, history, and key design features, as well as the details of the Akamai Internship Program.

Contributions of the Akamai Workforce Initiative
Inverness Research, July 2014

This brief presents an external perspective on AWI and is authored by Inverness Research. Inverness collaborated with leaders of iSEE and AWI to examine the returns on the long-term investment in AWI.