Summer Internship Series: My Summer as an Environmental Advocate

Mae Riordan ’18

Agriculture Outreach and Advocacy Intern, Missouri Coalition for the Environment

This summer, I worked as the Agriculture Outreach and Advocacy Intern at Missouri Coalition for the Environment (MCE). I worked directly under Alicia Lloyd, MCE’s Clean Water Policy Coordinator. My tasks for the summer included organizing footage, interviews, and pictures from their “Farm Tour” into tangible products to release to the public.

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Summer Internship Series: Surfing through Five Rivers Metro Parks

Will Shepard ’20

Five Rivers Metro Parks, Dayton, Ohio

My name is Will Shepard. I’m from Thetford Vermont which is a tiny little town about twenty minute drive away from Dartmouth college. I am 21 years old and a sophomore here at Denison studying Political Science. I took a gap year last school year and went to New Zealand and had an absolute blast.

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Summer Internship Series: Emily Oaks Nature Center

Craig Freeland ’19

Emily Oaks Nature Center, Skokie, Illinois

My​ ​name​ ​is​ ​Craig​ ​Freeland​ ​and​ ​I​ ​am​ ​an​ ​Environmental​ ​Studies​ ​and​ ​Educational​ ​Studies​ ​double major​ ​with​ ​a​ ​minor​ ​in​ ​Art​ ​History​ ​and​ ​Visual​ ​Culture​ ​from​ ​Lanham,​ ​MD.​ ​This​ ​summer​ ​I​ ​had​ ​the opportunity​ ​to​ ​work​ ​at​ ​Emily​ ​Oaks​ ​Nature​ ​Center​ ​in​ ​Skokie,​ ​Illinois.​ ​Prior​ ​to​ ​this​ ​I​ ​spent​ ​two​ ​days at​ ​another​ ​non-profit,​ ​but​ ​quit​ ​after​ ​realizing​ ​the​ ​organization​ ​did​ ​not​ ​operate​ ​with​ ​the​ ​integrity that​ ​I​ ​expected.

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Summer Internship Series: Solar Spotlight

Kathlyn Craigie ’18
Intern, Small Town Solar, Granville, Ohio

Summer internship series: solar spotlight - js8af5trroomclb2zdjg_small_town_solar_headshot_kathlyn_7-150x150.jpg image #0My name is Kathlyn Craigie and I am a senior at Denison University. I am a double major in Communication and Psychology and had an internship with Small Town Solar this summer. Prior to this internship, I did not have much knowledge about solar energy or renewable resources.

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