Not only do our students get to experience a life-changing trip, we also place them on a path to career fulfillment in sustainability & give them a group to call family. These are their stories...
"I want to leave our earth in better shape than I came into it. I want to make sure that my kids and grandkids and great-grandkids can live in this beautiful world without fear of losing the very things that make it so beautiful."
"Specifically, I think I would like a career in high impact research such as working at a national lab, or something relating to geothermal energy."
"I hope to lead by example in living the life that is right for me on my path, and to inspire others to walk their own path."
"This trip has been an eye-opening experience that has made me want to help create a better, more sustainable world."
"I want to leave the world more sustainable and less polluted than I found it."
"I believe I am part of a generation willing to set out a path and foundation for the future."
"I want to bring change to the world of conservation and sustainability by changing the way we look at our relationship with nature and the planet."
"I want to be able to say that I have helped make this world even just a little bit happier. If I have helped one person live a better life, then I feel like I have done something worth while in this world."
"I'd like help mitigate the impacts of anthropogenic activities on our planet in an effort to preserve it's beauty and ability to provide life for future generations."
"Sharing a positive attitude with others to maintain happiness while working towards the hard goal of saving our planet!"
"I want to leave a better, cleaner, greener future for our posterity. I want to power the world with renewable energy."
"I want to gain the knowledge necessary to create a Non-Profit Organization focused on destroying the technological and energy divide in our world."
"Since I also concern about climate change, have had many courses related to sustainability and took Iceland program this Mach, I really think I have the knowledge and passion for helping corporation or organizations. I also hope I can even get access to become an ambassador to spread out sustainability to others."
"Create innovative ideas to enhance environmental engineering processes that incorporate renewable energy and promote sustainability around the world."
"I want to revolutionize the world of clean energy and find ways to make it cheaper and more efficient."
"I want to educate the human race on how each person can live a sustainable life, and how to care for the earth and all of its natural resources."
"While there are countless ways to improve both the natural and built environment, my passions lie in the broad field of water resource management, renewable energy, and various sustainability initiatives."
"I want to inspire, motivate, and connect communities to together build the innovative solutions of the future. "