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 an impact in the world by creating a piece of technology that can either create sustainable energy in a more efficient way or a device that can improve the efficiency of other technologies."
"Small changes such as bringing a reusable water bottle with you can make such a huge impact on the places you travel to and the people you meet. A small change can be the beginning of something huge."
"My goal is not to have my name remembered, my goal is to impact the world in a way that betters people's lives and creates a more sustainable future."
"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."
"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!"