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The Final Post!

Upon moving to Monterey earlier this month, I officially completed both of my summer fellowships! After spending months researching blue carbon for The Nature Conservancy, I compiled the information into a 17-page report. This outlined the key aspects of my research including What is defined as blue carbon and different sequestration rates  Types of wetlands […]

Wrapping Up the Summer, but Not My Time on Utila

What did you accomplish with your host organization? What was the impact of your work? During my time with the Whale Shark and Oceanic Research Center (WSORC), I developed an understanding of the fragile relationship between many of the organisms living on and around the coral reefs of Utila. After learning to identify and understand […]

Final Reflection- EDF’s Ocean Summer Program

What did you accomplish with your host organization? What was the impact of your work? This summer my internship with the Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) required me to produce a report on important fish stocks that are likely to, or are in the process of, shifting across Exclusive Economic Zones. I was able to synthesize […]

Midd Notes

by Petar Gardian, DLINQ Intern For my personal inquiry during the summer internship, I strived to explore backend website development, more specifically, I wanted to create a data repository website where Middlebury College students can share class not…

The Season Ends

I have formally completed my time with the Environmental Defense Fund this Summer. It was incredible and fulfilling work, all of which I feel proud to have been a part of. I am especially thankful to the CBE for supporting me throughout this experience.  As a recap, during my internship with EDF I worked across […]

End of Summer and Fellowships

The past month has been an absolute grind! Between my fellowship with The Nature Conservancy, the Center for the Blue Economy/MARCO, promotion to Ocean Rescue Lieutenant and planning my move to Monterey, I have been extremely busy. I also had the opportunity to compete in USLA Lifesaving Nationals in South Padre Island, Texas in August […]

MOCR End of Fellowship Reflection

Well, my fellowship has officially come to an end. It’s been a few weeks since I finished actually, and I’ve taken this time to really reflect on my experience. What did you accomplish with your host organization? What was the impact of your work? I accomplished a lot during my time with the NYC MOCR! […]

Practical Creativity

by Mai Thuong, DLINQ Intern For my summer internship with DLINQ, I tried to learn more about digital fluency through team and personal inquiries. For team inquiries, through different prompts related to a digital awareness, I was encouraged to explore …

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