Tag Archives: Sustainability

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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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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Farm School 2013

Where does our food come from?  Where is it grown and how does it get to our plate?  Are some foods healthier than others?  What does it take to become a farmer? Akron students from Findley CLC spent three days … Continue reading

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Talons, beaks, and feathers, oh my!

Talons, beaks, and feathers, oh my! Yesterday, we kicked off our ornithological version of our All the Rivers Run resident program.  In this adapted resident program, students will don their binoculars and focus their week’s exploration on birds.  While still … Continue reading

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Why Donors Matter

Donors are an essential part of our All the Rivers Run programming. For more information on how you can help, visit our website HERE.

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Meet the CVEEC’s 2013-2014 Interns

FIELD INSTRUCTOR INTERNS: Name: Mysha Clarke School: Kalamazoo College Major(s): Economics Major; Spanish Minor, Environmental Studies Concentration Home town: Westmoreland, Jamaica What are you most excited about for the year? I am most excited to see the changes in the … Continue reading

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Summer Camp Highlights

It’s hard to believe summer camp season has already come and gone.  We had a blast with our kids this year doing everything from outdoor skills to making cheese.  Each week of our summer offered a different themed camp.  Here … Continue reading

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End of the Year Reflections

With just one week left of the 2012-2013 Resident Program, we took a minute to reflect back on the year.  The following are interviews with our Field Instructor Intern Staff; what did they learn from their year at the CVEEC, … Continue reading

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Girl Scouts at the CVEEC

Over 100 Girl Scouts and their troop leaders joined us for our two annual spring scouting weekends.  With warm spring sunshine and green leaves sprouting everywhere, the weather could not have been more perfect.  Girls delved into hands-on badge work … Continue reading

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