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SCA Announces New Roles for Seattle-Based Executives

(SEATTLE, WA) January 26, 2015 – The Student Conservation Association (SCA), the national leader in youth service and stewardship, reports two long-time members of its Seattle leadership team have been assigned to new and expanded national roles.

Steve Smith has been...Read more

SCA Names Two to Senior Posts

(ARLINGTON, VA) January 22, 2015 – The Student Conservation Association (SCA), the national leader in youth service and stewardship, has announced two senior appointments:

  • Lauren Kass Harnishfeger has been named Vice President for Individual Giving and...Read more

Exelon Foundation and SCA Renew Partnership

(CHICAGO, IL) January 21, 2015 –More than 250 underserved high school students in Chicago and Philadelphia will enhance local parks, gain important career skills and earn a paycheck through an acclaimed summer jobs program conducted by the Student Conservation Association (SCA)...Read more

Wildlife advocate lives his dreams

Jackson Hole News & Guide

Stacy Noland fell in love with the Pacific Northwest when he was living in Chicago in the 1970s.

Wondering what to read for his second-grade book report, Noland was watching a Looney Tunes episode that mentioned Puget Sound. That was when he decided to read about the ocean inlet and...Read more

Secretary Jewell and NPS Director Jarvis join SCA for MLK Day Event

(WASHINGTON, D.C.) January 19, 2015 —- US Interior Secretary Sally Jewell and National Park Service Director Jonathan B. Jarvis joined more than 400 Student Conservation Association volunteers at Anacostia Park in Washington, DC on Monday, Jan. 19, to commemorate Martin...Read more

Valerie Naylor, superintendent of Theodore Roosevelt National Park and SCA Alum. Photo by April Baumgarten

Naylor reflects on career with the National Park Service

Bismarck Tribune

MEDORA, N.D. — Valerie Naylor says she was not pursuing a career when she volunteered at Theodore Roosevelt National Park, but she found one.

“It was life-changing,” she said of time she spent in the park with Student Conservation Association, a nonprofit aimed at creating the...Read more

Under Secretary of the US Department of Agriculture at the Film Screening

Engaging the Next Generation of Conservation Leaders

The Student Conservation Association joined forces recently with other advocates of youth service and stewardship at the U.S. Department of Agriculture headquarters in Washington, DC for an event titled “Films about Engaging the Next Generation of Conservation Leaders.” The presentation featured...Read more

Rafael Rosa, new Vice President for Midwest Region, Student Conservation Association

Rafael Rosa named Vice President for Midwest Region

Rosa has deep roots in Nature-based learning. Looks to Expand SCA Opportunities and Impact in Chicago and Beyond

CHICAGO, IL – November 24, 2014 – The Student Conservation Association (SCA), the national leader in youth service and stewardship, today announced the...Read more

NH state parks have better trails, facilities thanks to AmeriCorps

WMUR

ALLENSTOWN, N.H. —New Hampshire’s state parks have better trails and facilities, thanks to a 20-year effort of service by AmeriCorps.

Gov. Maggie Hassan and the Executive Council celebrated the partnership between New Hampshire State Parks, the Student Conservation Association...Read more

Jefferson Award Winner: Bettina Mok

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