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Green Careers Digest: November 14th, 2011

GREEN CAREERS DIGEST: NOVEMBER 14th, 2011

1. “Leave No Stone Unturned” (Web Article – Dartmouth Login Required)(Job Search Tips & Websites)
2. Vermont Law School Environmental Law & Policy Scholarship(s)
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Fall 2012 – E.P.A. Greater Research Opportunities Fellowship (2 – Year Program)
4. Oregon Leadership in Sustainability: Graduate Certificate Program
5. Calypso Farm & Ecology Center Apprenticeships & Internships (Summer)(Ester, AK) – PAID
6. REU: Watershed Characterization – Source of NYC Water Research Experience (Summer) Deadline: 2/10/12
7. All Ivy Environmental & Sustainable Development Fair – Save The Date – 2/24/12
8. REU: Sustainable Land and Water Resources (Summer) – 3/31/12
9. JUNIORS/SENIORS: Research Associate: UMass Boston Center for Governance & Sustainability (Winter/Spring)
10. Eco-Village Internship with Language-Learning Experience in Iceland (All Terms)
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1. “Leave No Stone Unturned” (Web Article – Dartmouth Login Required)(Job Search Tips & Websites)
“If you’re a job hunter in this difficult economy, you need as many tips and inside lines as you can get. Obviously a personal referral and traditional networking are your best tickets to a job, but sometimes it also helps to look in the right place for your job listings. Most green job hunters…[Read more by visiting: http://bit.ly/sKWpq8]

2. Vermont Law School Environmental Law & Policy Scholarship(s)
Vermont Law School located in South Royalton, VT has the top environmental law program in the United States. In addition to a JD, interested candidates can also explore pursuing either a dual degree or the Masters in Environmental Law & Policy program. If you are a Dartmouth student interested in learning more about full-tuition scholarships to programs at Vermont Law School, please email Sarah.Streit@Dartmouth.edu for more information.

3. Fall 2012 – E.P.A. Greater Research Opportunities Fellowship (2 – Year Program)
The GRO Undergraduate Fellowship is intended for students entering their last two years of study before obtaining their first bachelor’s degree. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), as part of its Greater Research Opportunities (GRO) Fellowships program, is offering Greater Research Opportunities (GRO) undergraduate fellowships for students in environmental fields of study. For more information, visit: http://1.usa.gov/pNB8ad

4. Oregon Leadership in Sustainability: Graduate Certificate Program
The OLIS Graduate Certificate is an intensive program that trains students in the concepts and skills of sustainability. It is designed for students from diverse backgrounds who want to prepare for emerging sustainability careers in the public, private, and nonprofit sectors. You will be immersed in an interdisciplinary learning community with an emphasis on practical experiences. This year-long program will equip you to play a key role in addressing the key sustainability issues of climate change, green economy, ecosystem services, green infrastructure, and social justice. For more information, please visit: http://olis.uoregon.edu/

5. Calypso Farm & Ecology Center Apprenticeships & Internships (Summer) (Ester, AK) – PAID
The exciting pace of farming in Alaska is contagious. Farm apprentices arrive just as the last of the snow is melting off. Apprentices are immediately integrated into the small farm crew and work alongside experienced farmers. Apprentices are a part of every aspect of producing food on the farm, including field preparation, planting, irrigating, writing harvest notes, caring for the greenhouse and interacting with the public. For more information, please visit: http://bit.ly/u8UFzv

6. REU: Watershed Characterization – Source of NYC Water (Summer) – 2/10/12 (New Paltz, NY) – PAID
Open search for 12 summer (2012) field hydrology, geomorphology, geology, geography, ecology, chemistry, and biogeochemistry undergraduate research positions at SUNY New Paltz, NY through the National Science Foundation Research Experience for Undergraduates program. Deadline is February 10th, 2012. For more information, please visit: http://bit.ly/u9O6Fc

7. All Ivy Environmental & Sustainable Development Fair – Save The Date – 2/24/12
The All Ivy Environmental & Sustainable Development Fair will be hosted by Columbia University on 2/24/2012. For up-to-date information, follow the Facebook Fan Page at http://on.fb.me/q676Fy.

8. REU: Sustainable Land and Water Resources (Summer) – 3/31/12 (Minneapolis, MN) – PAID
This Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) introduces undergraduate students to interdisciplinary research on sustainable land and water resources that is essential for improving management practices. Student projects will integrate the Earth-surface dynamics, geology, ecology, limnology and paleolimnology, and hydrology principles and techniques required for sustainable land and water management and restoration. For more information, please visit: http://bit.ly/epvdqL

9. JUNIORS/SENIORS: Research Associate: UMass Boston Center for Governance & Sustainability (Winter/Spring)
The Center for Governance and Sustainability at the McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies at the University of Massachusetts Boston is seeking a Research Associate for its Global Environmental Governance Project. The Associate will assist in conducting an in-depth, comparative analysis of historical financial contributions to environmental organizations in the UN system. Deadline is November 20th, 2011. Apply by logging into the Liberal Arts Career Network (LACN).

10. Eco-Village Internship with Language-Learning Experience in Iceland (All Terms)
Sólheimar offer seven internship programs which are: 1) Sesseljuhus – environmental study internship; 2) Forestry; 3) Organic Horticulture; 4) Nærandi – Food production and Bakery; 5) Service learning (grocery store and coffee shop); 6) Art workshop (weaving, textiles, painting, ceramics, organic soap-making, candle-making, woodworking); 7) Carpentry. The interns contribute approximately 35 hours of manual labor per week in exchange for room and lunch.
Once a week, for three months, students get language lessons. Program participants get an Icelandic language lessons and sessions about Icelandic culture and saga. For more information, please visit: http://bit.ly/vZiW1x

 

 

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