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...
"Before The GREEN Program, I wasn’t sure what I wanted to do in life. This program inspired me to pursue a path in sustainable energy, specifically hydro electric."
"I’m excited to be a TGP Ambassador this semester because The Green Program was a phenomenal and life changing experience for me."
"This study abroad experience taught me much more about life, energy, the environment, and global communities than I ever could have imagined."
"Going on the Fukushima trip has solidified my reasoning for studying nuclear engineering"
"The site of Iceland is like no other, and the receding glaciers I’ve now seen in person serve as the ultimate reminder as to why I continue to fight for our islands"
"After seeing the impact that renewable energy systems can make, I feel more direction than ever in my career goals."
"I can honestly say I will always be able to look back on this trip as one of the most incredible things I have ever done."
"I couldn’t have imagined a better way to learn about renewable energy, experience Iceland, try new things and meet new people all in one week!"
"This program solidified what I’m passionate about"
"I feel more inspired from my courses at Iceland School of Energy now knowing that science can change and help the world."
"My experience in Nepal exceeded my expectations and I highly recommend this trip to anyone interested in sustainable development."
"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."
"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."