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Bones and Flesh: Interning at the Field Museum’s Collections Resource Center

As we approach the beginning of the fall semester, the RU Sustain blog will be featuring posts from Sustainability Studies student’s summer internships. First up is senior Darlene Buibas, who completed an internship at the Field Museum of Natural History.  … Continue reading

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Apply Now for the Hubbard Fellowship!

Originally posted on The Prairie Ecologist:
We are now accepting applications for the 6th class of Hubbard Fellows with The Nature Conservancy in Nebraska.  Application deadline is September 21, and the position will run from February 2019 through January of…

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Paid Internship, Youth Conservation at the Field Museum

Hi folks, the Science Action Center at the Field Museum is hiring for a paid intern to work in the Youth Conservation Action (YCA) program this summer. Go to the site below and in the Careers section, just look for … Continue reading

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This summer, the Fund for the Public Interest  is hiring paid summer staff to work with Environment Illinois to run a grassroots campaign protecting wildlife! We are working to pass a statewide ban on polystyrene (or what a lot of people think of as … Continue reading

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WINDPOWER, the largest wind energy event in the Western Hemisphere is coming to Navy Pier in Chicago the second week of May. Students can register for $25 using promo code THURSDAYSTU and receive the below: Thursday (May 10) attendance to WINDPOWER Exhibition & Conference … Continue reading

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Summer Opportunities For SUST Students

It’s the time of year to get in your applications for internships and fellowships! The Chicagoland areas has so many opportunities for our students to get involved, so don’t wait until the semester is over to find something productive to … Continue reading

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Zero Waste at Rebuilding Exchange — it’s Scraptacular!

by Emma Vuillemot for SUST 240 Waste Roosevelt University’s SUST 240 Waste class, led by Prof. Graham Pickren, recently visited Rebuilding Exchange, a non-profit social enterprise (501c3) located along the Chicago River in Bucktown. Rebuilding Exchange, RX, is a facility … Continue reading

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