Catherine Van Even


Where are you from?
Jamaica Plain (Boston), Massachusetts

What school do you attend?
University of Vermont studying Wildlife and Fisheries Biology

What are your hobbies and interests?
Running, hiking, skiing

How long have you been involved with Branching Out?
This is my second summer with Branching Out, I participated as a field team member summer 2017.

Why did you choose to participate in Branching Out?
I chose to participate in Branching Out to be able to get exposure to different fields within Natural Resources.

What are your career or educational goals?
I hope to work in the field of wildlife conservation.

What are you looking forward to doing this summer during your internship?
Being able to spend a lot of time outside and getting to learn more about the city.

What types of opportunities will Branching Out provide you with?
Branching Out will provide an opportunity to gain experience working in different areas, whether it be natural or culturally historic, and learn different methods of preservation.