Monthly Archives: March 2013

JOB: Wilderness Fellow with the National Wildlife Refuge System, Alaska

Here is a great 6 month paid opportunity through US Fish & Wildlife for recent graduates or soon to be graduates. NOTE APPLICATION DEADLINE IS MARCH 15TH. Wilderness Fellow Position Overview The Wilderness Program of the National Wildlife Refuge System … Continue reading

Posted in Jobs, Post-Grad, Western US

BEYOND UVM: Metta Earth Leadership Training: Generation Now

Metta Earth Leadership Training: Generation Now Where:  Metta Earth Institute in Lincoln, VT When:  June 15th-30th July   6th-21st                July  29th-Aug 4th Credits: You may be able to earn credits through your university. Assistance is available. Cost:  Two Week Course $1500, One … Continue reading

Posted in Beyond UVM, Eastern US

INTERNSHIP: Paid summer climate change internships with National Park Service/Mason’s 4C

Climate Change Communication Paid Internships, Summer 2013 National Park Service (National Capital Region)& George Mason University’s Center for Climate Change Communication Deadline: March 31, 2013 Description The National Park Service (NPS) cares for special places saved by the American people … Continue reading

Posted in Eastern US, Internships

JOB: Opening with the Fund for the Public Interest, Amherst, MA

Hi, Are you a graduating senior? Start your non-profit career with the Fund for the Public Interest! We’re currently hiring graduating seniors to run our grassroots campaign offices across the country as Citizen Outreach Directors. The Fund for the Public Interest … Continue reading

Posted in Beyond UVM, Eastern US, Jobs, Post-Grad

BEYOND UVM: Summer Program in the Catskills – Eco Practicum

Eco Practicum is a summer program for college students & recent graduates. Part think-tank, part action-workshop, participants live on an environmental education facility in the heart of the Catskills and get the opportunity to farm, learn from peers, and meet … Continue reading

Posted in Beyond UVM, Eastern US

INTERNSHIP: Unpaid Internship with Muichic, an Eco-­friendly Jewelry Company in Burlington

Fun, creative unpaid internship with Eco-­friendly Jewelry Company Logistics Associate (unpaid) About Muichic: Muichic is 100% natural, sustainable  & organic jewelry ethically handmade in Colombia out of the tagua seed. We are passionate about promoting Tagua as a sustainable alternative to ivory. We were recently approved as members of the Fair Trade Federation, and are looking for ways to expand the reach of the environmental benefits of our jewelry. … Continue reading

Posted in Eastern US, Internships

JOB: Watershed Stewardship Position at Paul Smith’s College, Adirondacks

Positions:  Full-time temporary (approximately 25) and part-time temporary (few) positions available. Full-time (40 hours) – work all weekends plus 3 days per week (5 days per week total); Part-time position works weekends, plus Thursday mornings. Background & Mission of the … Continue reading

Posted in Beyond UVM, Eastern US, Jobs, Post-Grad

BEYOND UVM: Vermont 4000′ Summer Expedition

The VERMONT 4000’ BACK COUNTRY NAVIGATION + MULTI-DAY CANOE TRIP LANDSCAPE INTERPRETATION + EDIBLE & MEDICINAL PLANTS ANIMAL TRACKING + PRIMITIVE FIRE-MAKING Who: Ages 18-25 When: May 27 to June 4, 2013 Where: 36 mile hike on The Long Trail … Continue reading

Posted in Beyond UVM, Eastern US

JOB: VNRC seeks Natural Resource Planner

The Vermont Natural Resources Council (VNRC) has an exciting opportunity for a motivated individual with a minimum of 1-3 years of experience in land use and natural resources planning. We are seeking a planning and outreach professional to support projects … Continue reading

Posted in Eastern US, Jobs, Post-Grad

BEYOND UVM: Summer Field Course – Colorado Ecosystem Studies

— SUMMER 2013 CREDIT FIELD COURSE — Colorado Ecosystem Field Studies * Study, hike, & camp in the amazing foothills of the Rocky Mountains* * Gain valuable career skills in hands-on ecosystem field research * * Earn 3 undergraduate semester … Continue reading

Posted in Beyond UVM, Study Abroad, Western US