Gavin Cooper – Partners in the Park

The Partners in the Park program has provided me with one of the greatest opportunities in my life. I traveled with seven other honors students to Glacier National Park in Montana. The main objective of the trip was to perform citizen science. We performed our duties while exploring the incredible landscapes of the park. WeContinue reading “Gavin Cooper – Partners in the Park”

Partners in the Parks – John Callahan

John Callahan recently traveled to Costa Rica for Partners in the Park, which is an outdoor learning experience supported by the National Collegiate Honors Council. PITP projects at national parks across the country offer unique opportunities for collegiate honors students and faculty to visit areas of the American landscape noted for their beauty, significance andContinue reading “Partners in the Parks – John Callahan”

Partners in the Parks – Alexandra Marter

I had a wonderful trip with the Appalachian Trail PITP program two weeks ago. The Virginia mountains were gorgeous and I learned a lot about conservation issues along the trail. Included are a few pictures from the trip. Some are of my group doing trail maintenance volunteer work, some are of the forest, and oneContinue reading “Partners in the Parks – Alexandra Marter”