As my internship is now winding down, I am looking forward to going back home and spending the rest of my summer with close friends and family. I am grateful for having the opportunity to spend the summer in Washington D.C. I loved working for the Park History department; they are a group of amazing Historians and some of the … Read more
As my internship comes to a close today I thought it would be nice to display the final sheet set for the Carnegie Mansion Pergola project that I worked on with Naomi. The both of us work extensively on this project for the past couple weeks, as you may know Naomi end her internship a couple of weeks ago. From … Read more
My 10 week internship has finally come to an end. It started off slow but now its as if I just got to D.C.! Its a bittersweet feeling to have ended this internship but I am so excited to get back to my home in San Antonio, TX! The last 2 weeks have been busy tying up ends on my … Read more
It has been a little bit more than a week since I left my site, and I am taking this opportunity to reflect on my experience with you. Maybe some of these things will resonate with some of you.
My favorite time spent at my site was when I was stationed at the North Bridge! I enjoyed making small conversation … Read more
I can’t believe that my internship is over. It was hard to say bye to the Golden Gate Bridge and the Presidio, but harder was to say bye to the people I worked with for the last 3 months. My park rangers Jose and Alejandra were amazing during my time at the Presidio. They taught me and showed … Read more
During my eighth week of my internship, Environment for the Americas flew me out to Colorado along with the other EFTA interns for a post internship workshop. We stayed at Cal-Wood Education Center near Boulder, Colorado. Cal-Wood is a beautiful, log cabin facility which hosts educational programs and includes cabins for participants to sleep in.