Appalachian Collegiate Research Initiative: Introduction

Hello, My name is Maggie Lincoln (she/her) and I am a 5th year student in the David C. Frederick Honors College at Pitt. I’m double majoring in Environmental Science and Ecology and Evolution and minoring in history and chemistry. On top of this, I am getting my Sustainability and GIS certificates as well as the…

Appalachian Collegiate Research Initiative 2023

My name is Zoe Spaide (she/her), and I am a senior Environmental Studies major at the University of Pittsburgh, where I am also pursuing a certificate in Sustainability. As I approach my graduation in December of this year, I am filled with excitement about the opportunities and experiences my final semester will bring. Something unique about…

Appalachian Collegiate Research Initiative

Hello! My name is Ava Keller and I am from Manhattan, New York. I am a junior majoring in Marketing & Business Information Systems pursuing a Certificate in Leadership & Ethics. I am concentrating my studies in psychology, which means that I am taking psychology classes alongside my required business classes whenever I can. Something…

Appalachian Regional Resilience: ACRI Fall 2023 Introduction

Hello! My name is Erin Horter, and I am a senior at the University of Pittsburgh with majors in Political Science and Psychology and a minor in Spanish. This is my last semester as an undergraduate! I am beyond grateful for my experiences thus far with Pitt, and I look forward to another great semester….

ACRI – Introduction

Hello again, My name is Chad Greville (he/him) and I’m a senior at Pitt with majors in Environmental Studies and Political Science, as well as a certificate in Geographic Information Systems. Two summers ago, I posted to this blog as part of a Wyoming field study in ecology, geology, and paleontology, but this semester, I’ll…