Fun in the sun (IMAGE) DOE/Sandia National Laboratories Caption From left to right, Sandra Begay, a Sandia National Laboratories engineer and member of the Navajo Nation; Sarah LaVallie, an intern in the tribal energy internship program and a member of the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa Indians; Rachel Herring, another year-round intern and a member of the Choctaw Nation; at the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians’ off-grid solar-powered trading post. Sandia’s tribal energy internship program has provided two decades of real-world experience for Native and Alaska Native STEM students. Credit Photo by Lorenzo Vidali/Sandia National Laboratories Usage Restrictions With credit License Original content Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.