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Recycling Communications Intern, Tufts Office of Sustainability (Medford, MA)

The Tufts Office of Sustainability is seeking an undergraduate student intern to help update the http://operations.tufts.edu/tuftsrecycles/ website, create educational materials for waste reduction programs at Tufts, monitor the recycling & sustainability inboxes, and update various communications channels including the Sustainability at Tufts website, blog, email newsletter, and social media. The intern may assist with other marketing and communications tasks as needed.

 

Application Deadline:  Resumes will be reviewed on a rolling basis
To Apply:  Send a resume and cover letter to Recycling Fellow Aoife Hayes via email at recycle@tufts.edu

Specialty Recycling Intern, Tufts Office of Sustainability (Medford, MA)

The Tufts Office of Sustainability is looking for an undergraduate student to manage specialty recycling collection infrastructure, processing, and drop-off of all its specialty recycling items.  This position requires that the intern be active and willing to walk around campus to collect materials and ensure that our waste streams are working efficiently. Other responsibilities for the Specialty Recycling Intern include negotiating with current or potential vendors, tracking and reporting weights and shipments, and working with parties interested in starting new specialty recycling streams to determine feasibility and logistics.

 

Application Deadline:  Resumes will be reviewed on a rolling basis
To Apply:  Send a resume and cover letter to Recycling Fellow Aoife Hayes via email at recycle@tufts.edu

Northeast Fellow, Put A Price On It Campaign (Various locations in New England)

Put A Price On It is a national campaign that mobilizes young people to advocate for science-based and equitable pricing policies at the state and national level regarding carbon emissions. In order to strategically pass equitable and science-based policy, Fall Fellows will be based in regions where there is currently policy being considered, specifically in the Northeast. Fellows will be trained to conduct public outreach on the local and state level.

Fall 2018 Northeast Fellows will be in key states for passing carbon pricing, such as Massachusetts, Vermont, and Rhode Island.

Read more about the fellowship here

Application Deadline:  Wednesday, August 1st
To Apply: Fill out the application form

Put A Price On It Summer 2018 Fellowship, Our Climate (multiple locations)

Put A Price On It and Our Climate is a national campaign that mobilizes young people to advocate for strong and fair carbon pricing policies at the state and national level. By putting a price on carbon, we will hold polluters accountable and transition our economy to a clean energy future. Fellows will work closely with Our Climate staff to achieve mutually agreed upon goals. Fellows will spend 5-10 hours a week on related activities. This educational and supportive arrangement is designed to build the strong and diverse coalition of leaders needed to pass fair and effective climate policy. In order to strategically pass equitable and science-based policy, Summer Fellows will be based in regions where there is currently policy being considered, specifically Washington state and the Northeast. Fellows will be trained to conduct public outreach on the local and state level.

 

Application Deadline:  June 1st, Future deadlines for Fall and Spring Fellows
Apply: Fill out online application, and find more information on the position and future positions here.

Friends of the Earth Grassroots Fellow (Amherst or Boston, MA)

Friends of the Earth Grassroots Fellow (Amherst or Boston, MA)

This fellowship aims to create a pathway for people in underrepresented communities to gain further opportunities in environmental organizing. Therefore, we are prioritizing members of communities that are underrepresented in the mainstream environmental movement. Women, people of color and youth are highly encouraged to apply.

Find more information from Friends of the Earth.

 

Application Deadline: May 20th
Apply Online: On the Friends of the Earth website.
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