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Student Conservation Association President to Retire in 2014

Washington, DC (January 9, 2014) – After 16 years of service, Dale Penny, President and CEO of the Student Conservation Association (SCA), the national leader in youth service and stewa

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Secretary Jewell Announces $1 Million Private Funding Commitment to Advance Youth & Conservation Initiative

WASHINGTON, D.C. – As part of an ambitious initiative to engage and employ the next generation through America’s great outdoors, Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell today announced a public-private partnership with American Eagle Outfitters, Inc.

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SCA Names Top States, Universities & Sites for Conservation Volunteers

WASHINGTON, DC – November 14, 2013 – The Student Conservation Association (SCA), the national leader in youth service and stewardship, today announced the states and universities that provided the most youth volunteers to its conservation programs in national, state, and local pa

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SCA President and CEO Dale Penny on Suh nomination

(WASHINGTON, DC) October 31, 2013Statement by Student Conservation Association (SCA) President and CEO Dale Penny on nomination of Rhea S. Suh as Assistant Secretary for Fish and Wildlife and Parks:

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Student Conservation Association Joins US Disaster Response Program

(WASHINGTON, DC) October 28, 2012 – The Student Conservation Association (SCA), the national leader in youth service and stewardship, has signed a formal agreement with the federal Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) to assist in disaster response and preparedne

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SCA and American Eagle Join Up For Service Event at Riverside Park

SCA and American Eagle Join Up For Service Event at Riverside Park

On the morning of June 4th, over 100 employee volunteers from American Eagle Outfitters joined SCA members and crew leaders for a waterfront clean-up at Riverside Park in Manhattan.

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Alaska Community Crew Members

Young Alaskans Go To Work Outdoors

Noa Otto is part of a group of 17-20 year olds that have enlisted with the Student Conservation Association for a summer internship. Right now they’re working on the University Lake trail, an Anchorage dog park that is surrounded by outlying bike trails.

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Vassar Alumna Returns To Help Plant Hundreds Of Trees

A 1955 Vassar College graduate returned to campus this week to participate in a tree-planting project as part of an organization she founded.

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Finch celebrates city’s teen wildlife ambassadors

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.

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SCA Founder And Vassar College Alumna Liz Putnam Will Join Vassar Students And Faculty Members To Plant 1,100 Trees On Campus

Part of the September 11th National Day of Service, the Effort will Strengthen the Vassar Farm and Ecological Preserve, Which is Open to the Public

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