Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Spring 2016 URI internships in Baltimore

The Urban Resources Initiative Internship Program is a partnership of the Baltimore City Department of Recreation and Parks, the Parks & People Foundation, and area universities and institutions.
Projects with the Baltimore City Department: 
  • Promotional Plan for a Major Baltimore Park
  • Documenting Property Values and Community Perceptions Near Major Parks
  • Develop Plans for a Memorial Bench and Tree Program
  • Park and /or Recreation Center User Survey
  • Docs in the Park Programs
  • Outdoor Recreation Activities/Healthy Baltimore Initiative
  • Weed Warriors Program Tracking & Outreach
  • Administrative Policy and Planning Intern
  • Recreation Center or Aquatics Program Assistant
  • TreeBaltimore GIS Intern
  • Baltimore’s Notable Tree Program Tracking & Outreach
  • Conservation and Archiving of the Records of the Recreation Division
Project with the Parks and People Foundation
  • Gwynns Falls Trail Outreach & Program Promotion
  • Growing Green Initiative: Power in Dirt Program Vacant Lot Assessment
  • Community Greening Resource Network Research Project 
  • Community Forestry 
  • Urban Environmental Education
  • Green Event & Outreach Promotion
  • Green Resource Mapping
  • Urban Ecology Education (Baltimore Ecosystem Study)

For project descriptions and application instructions, click here.