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 hope to help spur the ever-growing transition to renewable energy, both through improving the technology behind it and through inspiring others to make their own impacts!"
"I want to leave this world knowing that I improved the lives of as many people as I could on both large scales and small."
"I hope to do something everyday that helps at least one person. Leave the world better than you found it. "
"I want to ensure that the earth remains habitable and prosperous for all. If I can design a product with the necessary properties to have an infinite lifespan either as a technical or biological nutrient, then I believe we can achieve my goals."
"In the future, I hope to work as a Civil Engineer world-wide and especially help impoverished countries with essentials like waste-water treatment plants, drinking-water treatment, building wells, etc."
"I would like to spread the love and joy from having a connection with the world and inspire others to look beyond the generic expectations of what it means to be successful and a human."
"i want to leave an impact on this world by engineering a more efficient and sustainable automobile."
"I want to share my passions and be able to get others feel the same as I do for our world And I want to be a voice, that works towards positive changes for our planet."
"My goal is to incorporate sustainability into not only my life and career, but to inspire others to do the same. A world with young leaders taking a more holistic approach, will be a better place to be."
"My big dream is to somehow be able to make a global impact that promotes sustainability, clean energy, and the pursuit of STEM education."
"This unique program not only highlights the need for renewable energy, but is also a memorable learning experience for students."
"I want to be able to say that I had a part in preserving natural areas where I live and help to foster a love for the outdoors and nature. I want to play a role toward transitioning our current society toward renewable energies and mitigation of climate change."
"I want to be a leader in the sustainability world so I can educate others on the value of living a sustainable lifestyle. Achieving this at a global level would mean a lot to me because sustainability issues are felt worldwide."
"A diligent, joyful, experimental and industrious worker who believes in working for a cause, in my case Sustainable Energy."
"Driven by passion to improve energy efficiency, eliminate transmission losses and attract companies to profit from green energy, I have gained experience in the fields of thermal and energy engineering, corporate finance and oil and gas."
"At the end of the day, I want to look back and confidently say that I have positively impacted the world by spreading sustainable development and furthering the use of renewable energy."
"As a woman in the field, I am the minority. The hope is that I can spread the importance of STEAM type careers amongst other woman, not just Geology, to help make the science related field more diverse. "
"I've always wanted to have a career in sustainability, and to do something that makes the world smarter, greener, and healthier!"
"I want to use my creativity and problem solving skills to tackle problems impacting people all over the world, especially in developing countries."
"The renewable energy and sustainability field is extremely alluring to me. I would love to work in this industry and be able to see how energy use develops throughout my lifetime."