Category Archives: National Parks

Welcome! SCIP 2015

Mass Parks Student Career Intake Program – SCIP – Interns are back for another year of new adventures, meeting new people and sharing ideas. In March, SCIP interns had an opportunity to meet National Park Service Director Jon Jarvis at … Continue reading

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Welcome to Our Backyard: the 2013 Youth Summit

Hi everyone! On August 16, SCIP hosted the annual Youth Summit – an end-of-summer celebration with members of various NPS youth programs in the area. All in all, about 150 NPS youth came to spend the day with SCIP at … Continue reading

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My journey to conquer the Lowell Canals; with my trusty mentor Tess Shatzer

I have been at Lowell National Historical Park for about a year now and I had successfully navigated away from boar tours; because I am terrified of water. Boat tours are an important part of our summer offerings and so … Continue reading

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Reflections; Rubby Wuabu @Lowell National Historical Park

I am proud and grateful member of the Mass Parks Student Career Intake Program or SCIP, one of the best programs to educate youth while providing access to opportunities in the National Park Service. Through SCIP I gained access to … Continue reading

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More Than Words

Hi everyone! So it’s been a while since I’ve last posted, and summer is in full swing here at Lowell. I’ve been enjoying the season so far, giving tours and meeting with visitors (including the new SCIPs and the Greening … Continue reading

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Exploring The Resources

SCIP interns explored the resources at Lowell National Historical Park withe he GYF interns from Boston. The day included. Tour of the Lowell canal system led by SCIP Ranger Resi. We explored themes of leadership and compared and contrasted program … Continue reading

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FriendSCIP

SCIP shared our day with some old friends and new friends today. We renewed our connections with Salem Maritime National Historic Site Future Leaders. The familiar faces welcomed us to their shop where we made a sign that will travel … Continue reading

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