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Check out what our 2015 University of Illinois Extension Interns are doing this summer!
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Meet our 2015 University of Illinois Extension Summer Interns

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Abigail Petersen Hi, I'm a senior at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign studying Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences . I am working with the University of Illinois Extension t his summer researching community ga...

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Growing Solutions Farm for Autistic Young Adults

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  Jasmine and I had the pleasure of participating in the planting of Earth Boxes at the Growing Solutions Farm at Cambell and Levitt. The Growing Solutions Farm is a horticultural therapy garden geared towards...

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Dunne Academy: Watershed Model Presentation

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Jasmine and I made our way to the Dunne Technology Academy to educate the 7 th , 6 th , and 2 nd grade classes on watersheds and pollution . This presentation consists of descr...

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Community Youth Development Institute High School Garden

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Abigail and I helped out with the Community Youth Development Institute (CYDI) High School Garden. The garden has about 85 raised beds, a chicken coop, and a pond. They were having a big volunteer day where the students and people in the community could come...

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Daley Plaza: Cook County Forest Preserve Event

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Abigail and I helped out with the insect petting zoo booth at Daley Plaza . We were able to show visitors the millipedes , Madagascar hissing cockroaches , and...

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