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This fall, sign up for Sustainability In Action!

Selected Topics – Sustainability in Action (ENV-0195-2) is designed to give students a broad exposure to all aspects of sustainability with an emphasis on the wide variety of careers available in the field.

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Here are the highlights:

  • Wednesday evenings from 6:00 – 9:00 (may end early some nights!)
  • Counts towards an Environmental Studies major or minor.
  • Open to all students, from freshmen to graduate students.
  • Format will feature an academic orientation on weekly topics followed by speakers / panels from “the real world” working in these fields.  Not a lecture class but rather a discussion class!
  • Class projects will be opportunities for job shadowing, informational interviews, and blogging.

If you would like more information please contact Eric Van Vlandren at Eric.Van_Vlandren@tufts.edu.

Various Internships, Environmental League of Massachusetts (Boston)

The Environmental League of Massachusetts, a non-profit on Beacon Hill, is seeking intern candidates for fall semester or the full academic year.  College students and graduate students with a passion for environmental protection are encouraged to apply.  Applications are accepted on a rolling basis, but we encourage candidates to get their applications in as soon as possible.
 
Intern Positions
·         Development/Communications Intern: Development and Communication Interns play a key role assisting with fundraising, communications, events, general administration, and special projects at ELM. The position offers an opportunity to develop and hone professional skills, gain exposure to best practices in fundraising and communications at an advocacy organization, and help strengthen the reach and effectiveness of the environmental community in Massachusetts.
·         Policy Advocacy Intern: Put your research, communication, and data management skills to use to contribute to our advocacy team’s work to influence state environmental policy. You will attend and assist with numerous meetings and events, conduct research, draft testimony and other brief documents, proofread materials, assist with keeping our database up-to-date. You will gain exposure to a wide-range of issues related to environment, energy, and climate. You will meet leaders from dozens of environmental organizations. You will come away with a greater understanding of how policymaking on the state level really works.
 
Application Instructions
To apply, please submit a PDF with a one-page cover letter and one-page resume to info@environmentalleague.org. Please address your cover letter to Environmental League. The cover letter should note which internship you are applying for. Please explain why you are interested in interning at ELM and what skills you will be able to contribute, as well as your availability. 

 

Various Positions, Hubway (Boston)

Join the team at Hubway and help to transform the way people get around the Boston metro area. Bicycle sharing is a convenient, fun and healthy transportation option that enhances urban livability and mobility. We are especially looking for bike mechanics (full-time, part-time, and/or on-call) and field bike technicians (checking on bikes out in the field). 

Learn more.

Energy and Sustainability Intern, City of Cambridge (MA)

The City of Cambridge DPW is seeking a motivated, well-rounded individual with an eye for detail to provide analytic and program support for energy efficiency and sustainability projects in City facilities.

 

Learn more.

DEADLINE: Wednesday, September 7th

Environmental Engineer/Physical Scientist/Life Scientist, Environmental Protection Agency (Boston)

Earth Day is every day at EPA! Come help us protect the environment! Our diverse workforce connects to more than just a career—we share a common passion to promote a cleaner, healthier environment. Discover how exciting safeguarding our natural resources and protecting human health can be. We consistently rank as one of the top Federal agencies in which to work, with great benefits and work flexibilities. Find yourself at EPA.

This is a Recent Graduates position in the Pathways Program. This program provides an entry-level developmental experience with the potential to lead to a career in the Federal Government after successfully completing two years under the Program. Upon completion of the developmental program, Recent Graduate appointees may be non-competitively converted to a term or permanent position without further competition.

Learn more/apply.

Deadline: August 2, 2016

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