May 2017

 So first I'd like to begin by introducing myself. My name is Griselda and I am a returning intern. Last summer I was fortunate enough to receive an internship position at Denali National Park & Preserve and I can say without hesitation that it has...

STEAM, it is the first time I have heard this term with an A. The full acronym stands for Science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, and art. How do you incorporate art with the rest of the terms? I couldn't see a connection, until I joined...

[caption id="attachment_1499" align="alignright" width="225"] Holding a river frog I caught herping in South Georgia[/caption] Hello everyone! My name is Sidney Woodruff, and I just started my internship with Greening Youth Foundation and the National Park Service this summer through the Mosaics in Science Diversity Internship Program. I'll...

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to enter a cave by sinking up to your chest in a pool of quicksand-like packrat poop? [caption id="attachment_1493" align="aligncenter" width="412"] One dirty job. Photo taken by Becca Miller, NPS.[/caption] If not, I'm here to tell you that it is a...

Hi my name is Malik Robinson and I am from a place called Waldorf located in Southern Maryland. I am currently a rising junior at the amazing and illustrious North Carolina A&T State University. While attending this college I am studying Sustainable Land Management. For those who...

Greetings everyone, my name is Marquise White and I am from Waldorf Maryland. I am currently a Senior at Frostburg State University where I am pursuing a degree in Wildlife & Fisheries, and minoring in Biology and French. As a child, I was always outside...

My name is Elizabeth. I was born and raised in southern California. I studied Conservation Resource Studies with a minor in Forestry in northern California and just graduated! I love being outdoors hiking, swimming, or even just sitting under the shade of a tree. This...

Laura Palma reporting for duty! Destination: US Virgin Island St. Croix I hail from the distant land of Miami Florida, born and raised. It’s also where I attained a Bachelor of Science in Marine Biology from Florida International University. As a recent graduate, I can tell...

[caption id="attachment_1356" align="aligncenter" width="394"] Panoramic view on the slope of a butte where we observed a bald eagle with binoculars and a telescope[/caption] My name is Dominique Ong (Dom for short) and I can officially check seeing a bald eagle off my bucket list! Together with another...

[caption id="attachment_1342" align="aligncenter" width="768"] Last year internship work.[/caption] Hello blog reader, Here is Fabiane Barato the intern of last year of Mosaic in Sciences (MIS) for the Gulf Coast Network Inventory and Monitoring Program (GULN), Gulf Island National Seashore project. On that project I had the pleasure...