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College Students Spend Spring Break Working in National Parks, Not Sunning on Sandy Beaches

SCA

WASHINGTON, DC (February 27, 2013) – More than 200 college and university students will spend their spring breaks volunteering in some of our nation’s greatest national parks – foregoing the traditional week at the beach. Students will improve park habitats and prepare for...Read more

Confessions of a National Park Ranger

The Washingtonian

Originally published in “The Washingtonian”

As a national park ranger on the Mall, my job was to make sure tourists came home with good stories

By Molly E. McCluskey; SCA Alumna, Arches...Read more

Congressman Arcuri corrals funding for Graze-NY program

Mid-York Weekly

By Michael Gurecki (SCA Intern) for the Mid-York Weekly

Pastures and pocketbooks of upstate farmers will be seeing a bit more green in 2010...Read more

Connecting Students and Conservation

FWS Refuge

Student Conservation Association intern Joshua McBee worked with the Sewee Association/Sewee Visitor Center, part of Cape Romain National Wildlife Refuge in South Carolina. (...Read more

Conservation Begins Here - July Wrap-Up of SCA in the News

Various

Plant Corps restores coastal habitat at Hook

Holmdel Independent ‎Jul 30, 2009‎
Lucas Kelly, an intern with the Student Conservation Association,...Read more

Conservation Corps Puts 200 Youth to Work in New York State Parks

readMedia Newswire

For more information contact: Dan Keefe, 518-486-1868

Conservation Corps Puts 200 Youth to Work in New York State Parks
Department of Labor partnership funds $3.35 million youth job-training program in State Parks; Over 40 Student Conservation Association members...Read more

Conservation Corps' Trail is a Stellar Achievement

Connecticut Post

By Keila Torres - Copyright 2009 Hearst Newspapers

Students create solar system model behind Discovery Museum

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Conservation jobs offer varied experiences and opportunities

The Buffalo News

By Gerry Rising

I suspect that this is going to be a tough time for school and college students seeking summer employment. With formal records...Read more

Conservation Leadership Corps Creating Green Jobs for 80 Detroit Area Teens

CBS Detroit

Source: CBS Detroit Local

DETROIT — Detroit-area teens are putting their green thumbs to work thanks to Johnson Controls, a global diversified...Read more

Conservation Leadership Corps program puts 36 teens to work in Baltimore parks

New York Times/PRNewswire

BALTIMORE, July 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Thirty-six Baltimore teens begin work to restore and maintain Baltimore-area parks this month as the Johnson Controls Conservation Leadership Corps (CLC) program launches into its sixth year. The program provides local teens with job-readiness...Read more

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