Stories by Our Fellows

A District of Change, Washington D.C.

If I could use one word to describe this summer experience, it would certainly have to be life- changing. Well that was actually two, but honestly, describing my time in Washington DC this summer as a Karel Fellow in as few words as possible wouldn’t give me...

A Life Changing Experience

Being a part of the Karel Fellowship was a life changing experience. I had the opportunity to join the GreenLatinos team as the Communications Coordinator. GreenLatinos is a network of environmental and conservation advocates spread across the country which come...

The Best Souvenir

Looking back on my summer in Washington D.C., I realize that most of my stipend went to food. I’m thinking of one Saturday morning in particular, where I sat down for brunch without looking at the menu first. There was some serious sticker shock when I learned that it...