Get Your Binoculars On, Girl Scouts!

On this past Saturday, Katelyn and I got the opportunity to help out at the Marsh Madness event at the Tijuana River National Estuarine Research Reserve. There was approximately 175 girl scouts that registered for this event in order to learn about environmental conservation and...

Night Festivities

This past weekend, the San Diego Science Alliance program called BE WiSE came to the Living Coast Discovery Center to host their overnight event. This program is amazing because it aims to engage young women in grades 7 and 8 to explore their interests in...

Upcoming Events

This week Katelyn and I have been getting ready for some exciting events to come. We are planning on working with Amanda Grant, the Director of Education at the Living Coast Discovery Center, in coordinating the BE WiSE Overnight event here at the Center. The...

Helping the Community

This past weekend, Katelyn and I had the amazing opportunity of accompanying Chantel to Long Beach to do some outreach. We drove in the government vehicle towards Clara Barton Elementary School to help create a garden for the local school kids. Apparently, the school board...

Reaching Different Audiences

This past weekend, I had the opportunity to work with my supervisor, Chantel Jimenez, along with Phi Beta Sigma's San Diego Omicron Lota Sigma's chapter, the Blue Heart Foundation, and Outdoor Outreach, on a habitat restoration project at the San Diego National Wildlife Refuge on...

Planning IMBD!

This week Katelyn and I have been working on setting up for our International Migratory Bird Day (IMBD) event in May. We researched the history of this special event and created a timeline for it in order to show it to the public. I was...

Taking the Lead

This week was full of education outreach! Katelyn and I got to lead our first class of sixth graders in learning about habitat restoration. I have to admit that at first I was feeling super anxious and worried about messing up or making a f00l of...

Busy second week

I did a variety of tasks this week, such as taking part in our education programs in partnership with the San Diego Zoo and conducting more research for International Migratory Bird day to set up an agenda for our meeting coming up next week. However, there...