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Environmental Sustainability in Schools

Passionate about the environment and committed to affecting change, Kate researched environmental sustainability initiatives in American schools and created a proposal for a Green Team at her school in Naples, Florida. Kate will also help design and teach a sustainability seminar at her school.

Engineering against Gravity

Interested in pursuing engineering in college, Daniel designed and created a hydraulic ram pump, which pumps water against gravity and can be used in irrigation or drinking water projects.

Building Bat Boxes

Fascinated by science and the natural world, Sam researched the biology of resident bats and designed and built, using Chewonki's woodshop’s tools and locally sourced wood, a bat box for use on the Chewonki campus.