Joseph Pangayao is a BS Education (Biology) student at Laguna State Polytechnic University-Sta. Cruz campus in Laguna. He had his internship program at the Museum of Natural History from 11 April to 18 May 2016.

At the Museum, Joseph was able to do taxonomic classification and identification of specimens, cataloguing and database maintenance, field works and participate in biodiversity surveys. Joseph was able to acquire skills essential in laboratory work and in documenting biodiversity work.

Asked if the internship has influenced his future career, Joseph says that "he can improve his ways of teaching specially in the biological sciences."

"I can teach my students techniques and methods in doing field works," said Joseph.