Green Team presents projects at showcase

On Monday June 9th, Green Team Interns and Scholars held a Green Team Showcase. At the event Interns and Scholars presented their projects and their successes throughout the year. The showcase was a way for the Green Team to show the community what goes on inside the program.

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Juniors Sam Koufman and Chris Noriega began the presentation by speaking about different conferences that they attended. Koufman is the Green Team Co-president and Noriega is the Green Team Executive assistant. Credit: Olivia Lantz for Manchester Essex Multimedia Online
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Juniors Campbell Faker and TC Fougere explain what it is like to be an intern for the Green Team program. The Green Team interns complete small tasks throughout the year, unlike Green Team Scholars who work on one large project for the entire year. Credit: Olivia Lantz for Manchester Essex Multimedia Online
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Community Partner Liz Duff from Mass Audubon talks about her experiences with the Green Team. Duff worked with a Scholar to help eliminate the invasive species of Pepperweed on the north shore. Credit: Olivia Lantz for Manchester Essex Multimedia Online
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Freshman David LaForge presents about his work as a Green Team Intern. LaForge replaced the book donation box in the front of the school from a large company to a small local book shop in Manchester. Credit: Olivia Lantz for Manchester Essex Multimedia Online
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Junior Jackie Otterbien takes a snack during the showcase. All snacks that were provided by the Green Team were organic. Credit: Olivia Lantz for Manchester Essex Multimedia Online
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Juniors Abbey Martin, Tasha Statz-Geary, and Katie Glidden speak about their project titled “Young Women in Climate.” The Young Women in Climate were awarded with the Green Difference award. Credit: Olivia Lantz for Manchester Essex Multimedia Online
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Junior Hannah Thorne presents her Eco Tour project. The Eco tour is a self-guided tour that one can take around the school in order to see the different environmentally friendly aspects of the building. Credit: Olivia Lantz for Manchester Essex Multimedia Online
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Junior Lauren Coogan explains to the audience what she does as the Green Team Events Coordinator. As the Events Coordinator Coogan plans all Green Team events and sustainability days in order to make the class more interesting and fun. Credit: Olivia Lantz for Manchester Essex Multimedia Online
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Junior Meghan Conway presents her project Seaside Sustainability. Seaside Sustainability is a project that focuses on sea level rise in the Cape Ann area. Credit: Olivia Lantz for Manchester Essex Multimedia Online

 

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Juniors Justin Eichenberger and Cameron Holley speak about their hydroponics project. Hydroponics is a project that involves no soil in order to grow a garden. Credit: Olivia Lantz for Manchester Essex Multimedia Online
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Green Team members listen to Magers speak about the program. Magers is the original founder of the Green Team. Credit: Olivia Lantz for Manchester Essex Multimedia Online

 

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Green Team members sit on the stage at the ends of the presentations. A question and answer session was held so that the audience could learn more about the program. Credit: Olivia Lantz for Manchester Essex Multimedia Online

 

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