Student Engagement Opportunities
As an undergraduate or graduate student, the RRTTC can provide you with opportunities to enhance your classroom experiences through research projects, outreach programs and internships working with members of the Iowa business and industry community. We are looking for motivated students who are interested in being actively involved with our outreach programs. All majors are encouraged to get involved. There are many ways that you can show you care about the environment. Below are just a few of the ways on campus you can get involved with the movement to go green!
RRTTC Graduate Assistantship Position
RRTTC Graduate Assistantship (Doctoral) Position
University of Northern Iowa Health/Science Club
Environmental Health Certificate
Northern Iowa Energy Corps
Green Project UNI
Student Nature Society
UNI Solar Panthers Club
UNI Outdoor Recreation
Creekside Harmony Garden
Off Campus Opportunities
Cedar Falls Community Garden
Anyone interested in gardening can contact the Cedar Falls Community Garden at www.cfcommunitygarden.org and sign up for their newsletter for information on how to be involved. The garden can also be contacted on Facebook by looking up their page.
Hartman Reserve Nature Center
The Hartman Reserve Nature Center is always looking for volunteers to help with various tasks around the reserve such as lying woodchips on the paths and sapping maple syrup later in the year. There are many ways you can help at the reserve and more information is available on the website .
Tallgrass Prairie Center
Anyone interested in restoration and preservation of prairie vegetation can contact the Tallgrass Prairie Center for opportunities to volunteer. To contact the Tallgrass Prairie Center call 319-273-2238.
For more information about student opportunities with the RRTTC contact:
Program & Community Outreach Coordinator
University of Northern Iowa
Cedar Falls, Iowa 50614-0184