The increasingly rapid progress of global warming & climate change have created an urgent need for dramatic action to reduce greenhouse gas emissions [GHG] and adapt to the rapidly-changing climate.
- See description of proposed summer project; a spring internship could build a foundation for the summer.
Interns will work on a combination of the following tasks and will gain a strong understanding of ways to reduce GHG, develop plans for adaptation, and strengthen their project development and project management skills:
- Research climate action plans by communities and institutions, including colleges & universities.
- Identify a specific community or institution here in the Lehigh Valley that could develop or improve a climate action plan
- Explore ways to increase community awareness of the urgent need for climate action
- Develop a presentation for community & campus audiences to share your insights and raise awareness of the need for action
- Write articles and/or blog posts on various aspects of campus sustainability
[Updated March 2018]
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