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Completed Internships (since 2004)

Following is a list of internships completed since 2004, when a student from Muhlenberg College first requested the opportunity to do an internship with the Alliance. (Also see samples of work completed by interns.)

— Completed Internships —

Campus Sustainability

  • Elyse Jurgen, Moravian College
  • Bridgette Diaz, Cedar Crest College
  • Laura Deutsch, Lehigh University
  • Rachel Edgar, Cedar Crest College
  • Jennifer Tillman, Lafayette College
  • Sarah Morgan, Lehigh University
  • Elizabeth Swiatek, Lehigh University
  • Chiu Cheng, Moravian College
  • Janet Saunders, Muhlenberg College
  • Jacy Good, Muhlenberg College
  • Amanda DeMers, DeSales University,
  • Christina Roccamo, Moravian College,
  • Olivia Koebler, Cedar Crest College
  • Katherine Stevenson, Cedar Crest College
  • Samantha Lukascievicz, Moravian College
  • Spencer Marte, DeSales University, 2009
  • Jennifer Bell, Lafayette College
  • Paul Ferry, Lehigh University
  • Brenna Bowman, Lehigh University
  • Jessica Bancroft, DeSales University
  • Nicole Belanger, Moravian College
  • Garth Denton-Borhaug, Moravian College
  • Katherine Stevens, Lafayette College

Sustainable Campus Dining

  • Laura Schmidt, Lehigh University (EPD)
  • Mark Colasurdo, Lehigh University
  • Amrita Mookerjee, Cornell University
  • Sally Sanjuan, Lafayette College

Climate and Sustainability in Schools

  • Rachel Rubino, Lafayette College
  • Hannah Brosky, Lehigh University
  • Christina Ciliento, Northwestern University
  • Nicole Karsch, Muhlenberg College

Let’s Talk About Climate

  • Megan Heintz, University of Pittsburgh
  • Courtney Cohen, Lafayette College [volunteer]

Let’s Talk About Food

  • Courtney Cohen, Lafayette College [volunteer]
  • Megan Arnold, DeSales University
  • Elana Weinstein, Lafayette College
  • Samantha de Lannoy, Muhlenberg College

Climate Protection / Climate Action

  • Viktorija Danta, Lehigh University, 2006
  • Jessica Saliby, Muhlenberg College
  • Lindsay Chamberlain, Kutztown University
  • Tara Beretsky, Kutztown University
  • Christina Bianco, Lehigh University
  • Stefanie Wnuck, Lafayette College
  • Lindsay Meiman, Lehigh University
    (Climate and Sustainability Commitment for BASD)

Communication & Media

  • Margaret Allen, Lehigh University
  • Leah Boecker, Muhlenberg College
  • Melanie Carroll, Lehigh University
  • Molly Majewicz, Muhlenberg College
  • Maison Allen, Moravian College

Communication & Design [Graphic Design]

  • Ted Colegrove, Moravian College
  • Jessica Bodine, Moravian College
  • Jillian Pagliei, Moravian College

Community Planning for Resilience & Sustainability 

  • Courtney Cohen, Lafayette College (independent study)

Sustainability Impact Assessment project (2018)

  • Olivia Barz, Lehigh University
  • Ryan Dougherty, Lafayette College
  • Harris Eisenhardt, SUNY–ESF
  • Ashley Kushner, Lafayette College
  • Brandy Moser, Boston University

Community & Restorative Justice   |   Law Enforcement & the Justice System

  • Amanda Leone, Lafayette College
  • Alexandra Edelstein, Lafayette College
  • Cara Brumfield, Lafayette College
  • Michael Chavkin, Lehigh University (Law Enforcement & the Justice System)
  • Emily Kim, Lafayette College (Law Enforcement & the Justice System)

Democracy In Action

  • Grace Puleo, Moravian College

Editing & Publishing (Directory) –

  • Nick Preneta, Muhlenberg College
  • Holly Stoneback, Moravian College
  • Katie Amari, Muhlenberg College
  • Ted Colegrove, Moravian College
  • Jennifer Lavelle, Muhlenberg College
  • Jennifer Menegus, Moravian College
  • Jaclyn Swope, Moravian College
  • Katherine Goscilo, Muhlenberg College
  • Emily Schwoyer, Muhlenberg College
  • Alexandria Sousa, Lafayette College
  • Emily Paulin, Moravian College
  • Alyssa Fama, Kutztown University
  • Samantha Keenan, Moravian College
  • Brianna Marmol, Moravian College
  • Maegan Ochse, Kutztown University

Fair Trade

  • Zachary Alles, Lafayette College

Future of Food

  • Farrin Jay, Muhlenberg College

Sustainability & Community Health

  • Sebastian Grant-Lucania, Lehigh University [fracking]
  • Julia Ward, Lafayette College [air quality]
  • Grant Pellitteri, Moravian College [transportation]
  • Julia Dionne, Ohio State University
  • Coleen Carney, Syracuse University
  • Kendall Garden, Lehigh University (Synthetic Turf)

Sustainability & Health [Food] – (also see Future of Food)

  • Codi Gauker, Moravian College
  • Suzanne Walzer, Muhlenberg College
  • Ali Schklair, Muhlenberg College (Healthy Food for Healthy Communities)
  • Kaylee Christ, Muhlenberg College (Healthy Food for Healthy Communities)
  • Brittany Rodak, Lehigh University [campus dining services]
  • Christine DeSalva, Lafayette College [campus dining services]
  • Melanie Cybriwski, Lafayette College
  • Andrew Malmgren, Muhlenberg College
  • Jennifer Zdon, Lehigh University

Sustainability in Business

  • Brenna Bowman, Lehigh University (Sustainability in Healthcare)
  • James LaRose, Lehigh University (MBA)


[updated December 2017]