Tag Archives: Cuyahoga Valley National Park

FALL-ing for CVNP

Fall has been a busy season here in Cuyahoga Valley National Park! Many awesome groups have come out to celebrate NPS’s Centennial year. Here are just a few to showcase our Autumn! AKRON PUBLIC SCHOOLS 9TH GRADE EXCURSION This November, our Akron Public Schools … Continue reading

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Hiking in a Winter Wonderland!

Students learn about the watershed all year long! Some of you may be wondering what we do at the Cuyahoga Valley Environmental Education Center (CVEEC) in the winter. The temperatures have dropped, the ponds have frozen, and there’s snow everywhere. … Continue reading

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A Weekend for Cadettes

On October 10-12th we welcomed thirty-one girls from seven troops across northeast Ohio. During their stay, the girls had an amazing time exploring the Cuyahoga Valley National Park and completed three badges: Night Owl, Animal Helper, and Field Day! The … Continue reading

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2014 Clam Bake

Our Annual Clam Bake at the Cuyahoga Valley Environmental Education Center was held on September 21 this year. This event draws in members of the community for an evening of fun, food, and support for the CVEEC’s educational programs. The … Continue reading

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Meet the CVEEC’s 2014-2015 Intern Staff

Meet our new staff! We are excited to welcome a new group of field instructor interns for the 2014-2015 school year. They will spend the next ten months teaching classes, hanging out with students, and enjoying the Cuyahoga Valley National … Continue reading

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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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Jonathan Jarvis Visits CVEEC

Jonathan Jarvis, director of the National Park Service, visited Cuyahoga Valley National Park on April 10th, 2014.  Among his many scheduled appearances and tasks – speaking at the City Club of Cleveland, addressing Cuyahoga Valley staff at a park-wide assembly, … Continue reading

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EECO Conference 2014

This past weekend, our Field Instructor Interns traveled to Deer Creek State Park for the 47th annual Environmental Education Council of Ohio (EECO) Conference. While there, they presented their final poster project; the last step needed to earn their official … Continue reading

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From Camper to Teacher

This week at the CVEEC, we were joined by 7th grade students from St. Paul Catholic School in North Canton, Ohio.  Colleen Justus, the lead school coordinator for their trip, is actually a former camper of our resident program! Colleen … Continue reading

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Alternative Spring Break: Students Choose Restoration and Relaxation

College students often spend their spring breaks relaxing at the beach. The group that visited Cuyahoga Valley National Park (CVNP) had something different in mind. They wanted to make a difference! This past weekend, more than 30 college students from Ohio, … Continue reading

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