Unity College student Derrick Maltman ’14, a Captive Wildlife Care and Education major will be a summer intern at the Zoological Center in Tel Aviv, Israel.
Encouraged by the Career Resource Center at Unity College and his advisor, Maltman arranged for an interview with the Zoological Center via Skype and landed the position. Maltman will be working in the predator department cleaning enclosures, feeding animals, assisting with veterinary tasks, and other duties as needed.
Maltman’s experience will help bridge the gap between classroom experience and real world know how.
On his blog, Maltman will be making regular posts about his work experiences and will also include his observations on his new surroundings and have photographs to share as well.