Tag Archives: Cuyahoga River

End of the Internship Reflection

As we approached the last week of our 2013-2014 resident programs, we asked our intern staff to reflect back on the year.  Here is what they had to say: MADDIE: Any advice for future interns? Take advantage of the park, … Continue reading

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AN AWESOME WEEK

St Hilary Grade School joined us this week for our All the Rivers Run resident program.  With perfect weather, wonderful smiles, and awesome sightings of biodiversity, we could not have asked for a better week.  Here are some of the … Continue reading

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The Amazing Race Challenge: Akron Public Schools Spring Excursion

For two consecutive years, Akron Public Schools has partnered with Cuyahoga Valley National Park and Conservancy to establish a summer school program focused on environmental education.  Students worked with park rangers, conservancy staff, and C-TAG program specialists to complete an … Continue reading

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Paddle’s Amazing Journey

Have you ever experienced something ordinary turn into something incredible?  We have.  A few months ago, Karie, one of our second year interns, crafted a boat from a block of wood.  It started out as just a hobby; she wanted … Continue reading

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All the Rivers Run- Level I

While we’ve shared many of our special events here on the blog, we haven’t really explained in detail what happens here during a typical week.  From late August through May, each week we host middle school students for our All … Continue reading

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Frankenstorm Hits the EEC

To say that the Frankenstorm brought us rain would be an understatement.  While we are very thankful that we did not have damages as severe as the coast, we certainly had our share of commotion.  Almost all of our programming … Continue reading

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Training Week 2

It’s hard to believe that intern training has already come and gone.  The second week flew by faster than the first; with more training, more bonding, and even some community service!  Here are some pictures to sum up the week… … Continue reading

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Beware of the Book of History

A very peculiar event occurred last week during opening ceremony; an event so strange, so unusual that you may even have trouble believing.  It started out just as any other Tuesday would.  We set up opening ceremony down by the … Continue reading

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