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...
"With my skills of bringing people together for a common cause, I think I can change the world for the better."
"I am extremely passionate about environmental justice and combating climate change."
"After my program, I realized I wanted to pursue chemistry research that aspires to further develop sustainable technologies."
"GREEN helped me fuel my passion and grow a burning desire to do what I wanted with it"
"I want to foster sustainable cities and human practices. We’ll start with micro-smart grids!"
"As a geek and an artist, I love to get folks stoked about STEAM"
"I am most passionate about access to clean water, sustainable energy storage, and sustainable agricultural practices."
"I would really like for our waters to be clean and accessible, the earth to be healthy, and for people to laugh more. Sounds like I have a lifetime of work ahead of me!"
"I believe that I am a next-generation pioneer of my industry because I am willing to take the extra time and energy to find the “greenest” way to complete the task."
"With the capability of working together on technical innovations we can arrive at feasible solutions much more quickly and with a sense of unity."
"I believe diversity and different cultures are all beautiful in their own way."
"No other study abroad program will provide this unique combination of meaningful impact, education, and fun."
"I firmly believe that the millennial generation will ultimately have the biggest impact of any generation thus far."
"It is impossible to be a civil engineer who doesn't see the need for sustainable infrastructure."
"I’m passionate about planning sustainable communities, disaster risk reduction, and clean energy."
"My biggest takeaway from my GREEN program experiences were the educational lessons and connections to real world issues where I could actually apply what I learned in class."
"There’s a new outlook and feeling you can only get from one of these incredible programs."
I want to leave the world more aware of climate change and sustainable efforts than when I entered it.
"I want to make a mark on the world by inspiring others to be their best."
“Your combination of fostering learning while balancing the focus on helping students discover who they are as individuals and as part of a group is the key. Thank you… this is the type of inspiration faculty can use to keep going as well.”