Environmental Science Graduate lands 9-month Internship in Florida
Environmental Science graduate Erin Stewart (UMW Class of 2013) will soon begin a 9-month internship taking care of some very large felines at Big Cat Rescue in Tampa, Florida. Erin will be caring for the cats and leading tours at the facility. After the internship, she plans to continue her education in graduate school, majoring in conservation biology or zoology, with the ultimate goal of working in endangered species conservation.
Earth and Environmental Science Grad begins PhD program at American University
Environmental Science major Abby Lindsay, UMW Class of 2006, is enrolled as a PhD Student at American University’s School for International Service. After graduating from UMW, Abby completed dual Master’s degrees in Environmental Policy and Urban Planning at Tufts University in 2009. She then worked as an Environmental Cooperation Advisor at the United States Department of State, before deciding to return to graduate school to concentrate on doctoral studies. Abby completed a Honors in Environmental Science senior thesis while at UMW.