Archives: Environmental Studies / Geography

Pikes Peak Outdoor Recreation Alliance

1) Marketing Internship for students pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in communications or a related field: involved in gathering, organizing and writing content for a new website designed to be the “go to” resource for all things related to outdoor recreation in the Pikes Peak region. In addition, interns will help with other marketing research and • Read More »


Red Rock Canyon Open Space (RRCOS)

a) Developing interpretive geology/physical geography stories of RRCOS and surrounding region b) Developing interpretive human history stories of RRCOS and surrounding region The City of Colorado Springs’ Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Services Department seeks two UCCS undergraduate student interns to develop a series of succinct, educational, interpretive stories surrounding the 1) geology/physical geography and 2) • Read More »


Center for Snow and Avalanche Studies (CSAS)

Internship position developing dust-on-snow maps and phone app for nonprofit CSAS. Contact GES professor Dr. Brandon Vogt for more information. bvogt@uccs.edu | 719-255-5146 Website


Adams Camp

Mission Statement: When a family member has special needs, the entire family has special needs. The mission of Adam’s Camp is to realize the potentials and develop the strengths of children and young adults by bringing together individuals and families with professionals and volunteers to collaboratively provide customized, intensive therapy, family support, and recreation in • Read More »


American Red Cross

The American Red Cross prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors. Interns may be involved in disaster response, case work assisting, social media, public affairs, etc. (719) 632-3563


AmeriCorps

AmeriCorps engages more than 80,000 Americans in intensive service each year at nonprofits, schools, public agencies, and community and faith-based groups across the country. Education awards are available for completed terms.


Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Pikes Peak

The mission of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Colorado is to provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported one-to-one relationships that change their lives for the better, forever. (719) 633-2443.


Boys and Girls Club of the Pikes Peak Region

The Boys & Girls Club of the Pikes Peak Region has served the community since 1888 – 125 years. During our 125-year history, our organization has devoted itself to providing the youth of the Pikes Peak Region with a safe place to learn and grow. We operate two after school youth development programs and six • Read More »


Boy Scouts of America

The Boy Scouts of America is one of the nation’s largest and most prominent values-based youth development organizations. The BSA provides a program for young people that builds character, trains them in the responsibilities of participating citizenship, and develops personal fitness. (719) 634-1584


Center for Nonprofit Excellence- Colorado Springs

CNE connects people and organizations with the resources they need, acts as a voice for the nonprofit sector, and promotes best practices for nonprofit organizations to follow. They provide educational workshops and networking opportunities, community events, valuable resources and collaborative programs to strengthen the nonprofit sector. (719) 575-4341