19 June 2020

The Best Ice Breakers Break Hard Ground

The ice breaker was scheduled for an hour. A whole hour. I'm sure I'm not alone in my loathing of ice breakers. They quite literally feel cold, effete, an experience that, if any bonds come…
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19 June 2020

Representation in Outdoor Spaces Matters!

Hello everybody! Hola a todos! I just finished the second week of my internship, and so far this experience has been different from what I expected it to be. The pandemic brought about a lot…
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17 June 2020

Using privilege to address inequity

I grew up exploring the woods and rivers with my family: seeing, touching, and eating from the trees and animals. I learned from my biologist parents about missing elements in the Southeastern US forests, such…
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12 June 2020

Working for the National Park Service in their D.C. Office (but really my dining room table/backyard)

Hi all! Hola a todos! Last week I started my new job as a Citizen Science Latinx Engagement Intern for the National Park Service in their Washington D.C. Area Support Office, or WASO for short.…
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03 June 2020

Learning to Love in Justice

The video of George Floyd’s murder by Minneapolis police officers is atrocious. He called out for breath. He called out to his mother. No one helped him. Prior to his murder, Breonna Taylor was murdered by…
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28 May 2020

Las vidas Negras importan

What started as a blog post has instead transformed into more than that - it is a call to action, a plea to mi gente, and a renouncing of racism.  Mi gente, it’s time to…
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