Blog

Jul
17
2015
by Chelsea Rath
Chelsea presenting at the 6th grade science expo.

In September of 2014, at the commencement of this year’s AmeriCorps term, all 32 Project Conserve members met each other for the first time at orientation. We all got to know each other, and...

Jul
13
2015
by Anna Alsobrook

In my first week at MountainTrue, one of our co-directors told me to make a list.  “Make a list of goals, you’d like to achieve during this year.”  I’ve heard...

Jul
8
2015
by Erin Lineberger

The importance of nature play is a growing discussion in the international environmental education community. In addition to engaging children in understanding the world around them, working...

Jun
11
2015
by Erica Johnson
Group gathers for a photo at the Highlander Research and Education Center

 “I have great belief in the fact that whenever there is chaos, it creates wonderful thinking. I consider chaos a gift.” – Septima Clark

I spent the last week at...