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FSU grad finds inspiration in nature, internship

Tallahassee.com

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Tallahassee native Neal George recalls spending many a summer day enjoying the city’s great outdoors.

“My parents would say...Read more

From Visitor To Advocate: A Student’s Journey Through National Parks

As I was growing up in Chevy Chase, Maryland, the “kid’s corner” of our garage contained a shiny blue butterfly net, several empty Smuckers jars, and some plastic magnifying glasses pulled from children’s books on insects. The picture books on bugs, whales, birds, and other animals were...Read more

From NASA to the Vatican: 10 Amazing Internships

Business News

Sick of waiting tables at the local crab shack over summer break? It doesn’t have to be this way.

You could be gaining professional experience and potentially having the time of your life — with the right summer internship.

Whether you want to be an...Read more

Former Collegiate Runners Make Impact with SCA

Keene Equinox

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Five questions with Courtney Hayes

The Frederick News-Post

Courtney Hayes, of Frederick, recently volunteered with the national Student Conservation Association, which provides high school and college students with opportunities to promote environmental stewardship through community service.

What sparked your interest in...Read more

Cape Cod National Seashore

Find Your Park, Find Yourself

Cape Cod Times

Cape Cod is one of the most popular destinations in all of Massachusetts. People endure hours in their cars for a single moment on its shores. But how many of us really know this place?

Most visitors, and even many locals, are unaware of the Cape’s native Wampanoag culture. Or that...Read more

Padre Island National Seashore float at recent Mardi Gras parade

Find a Treasure at Padre Island National Seashore

Corpus Christi Caller Times
 
“I didn’t know we had a national park here!”
 
You have no idea how many times I’ve heard that since arriving last summer at Padre Island National Seashore. I’m an intern, a Centennial Volunteer Ambassador, charged with community outreach in...Read more

Finch celebrates city’s teen wildlife ambassadors

The Bridgeport News

Mayor Bill Finch congratulated a team of Bridgeport high school students at Beardsley Park on Sept. 5 for their 10 months of service to the city and its wildlife.

The teens are the first members of the WildLife Guards, a program launched in 2012 by Audubon Connecticut in partnership...Read more

Fall River students working in support of a healthier planet

South Coast Today

By SEAN McCARTHY, Fall River Spirit correspondent

The environmental movement is galvanizing young people around the world, and this summer...Read more

Extending the Florida Trail

St. Petersburg Times (Florida)

Mitch Almon is doing a great thing by extending the Florida Trail across Hernando, opening seldom-explored corners of our beautiful county to residents and, hopefully, attracting visitors willing to drop a few bucks into the local economy.

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