From left: Samantha Bunting, Densen Watson, and Shane Clanton.
Three interns, Samantha Bunting, Shane Clanton, and Densen Watson, are working for Rural Sourcing, Inc., Jonesboro. AR., a company that specializes in contracting outsourcing services in rural Arkansas for U. S. Companies. The students are assisting company programmers to develop secure messengering applications as part of the company's infrastructure. The interns coordinate their work efforts with company mentors using e-mail, telephone, and weekly conference calls. The interns receive an hourly stipend for the 10-12 hours a week that they work on the internship project.