EAST ALTON – The National Great Rivers Research and
Education Center (NGRREC ℠ ) will highlight the work of its interns
and staff during a special November Neighbor Nights event on Tuesday, November
The event will
run from 6-8 p.m., beginning with an open poster session and an optional guided
tour of the field station at 6:30 p.m. Guests are welcome to join us in the
Riverview Room at 7 p.m. as interns present their projects.
program provides a unique research experience for undergraduate students in the
greater St. Louis area,” said NGRREC Assistant Amy Monroe. “While some interns
this semester are continuing research, they began in spring 2022; others are
participating in projects that expand the scope of our program, including
science communication and media relations.”
The fall intern
class has eight members with two Lewis and Clark Community College (L&C)
students participating in the internship program.
internship program is funded by NGRREC, the Monticello College Foundation and
the Living Earth Collaborative.
Visit www.ngrrec.org/Internship/ to find out more about the internship
programs. Applications will open on November 28, 2022, and close on January 4,
2023, for NGRREC’s spring internship program.
information about this event contact Amy Monroe at firstname.lastname@example.org or (618) 468-2910.
Great Rivers Research and Education Center (NGRREC ℠ )
in 2002 as a collaborative partnership between the University of Illinois at
Urbana-Champaign and Lewis and Clark Community College, NGRREC is dedicated to
the study of great river systems and the communities that use them. The center
aspires to be a leader in scholarly research, education, and outreach related
to the interconnectedness of large rivers, their floodplains, watersheds, and
their associated communities.