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"My role at PARO is to explore options and develop plans that increase operational flexibility, allowing the SWP to participate in future renewable integration markets and products," Kevin says about his internship at the California Department of Water Resources.
Matt Miccioli is spending the summer learning about issues related to climate and energy from the perspective of government regulators.
Jacob Kuppermann combines interests in ecology and history as an intern at the San Francisco Estuary Institute.
This summer, we are pleased to welcome a cohort of nine Undergraduate Research Fellows to the Bill Lane Center for the American West.
Jul 31 2019 | Out West student blog
"This project shows both how technology can bolster governance and how policy must regulate technology. I am learning a tremendous amount about the relationship which I hope will be central to my career," says Tristan, Western Interstate Energy Board intern.
New insight on past climate changes presages decades-long ‘megadroughts’ across the Southwest; the Ute Mountain Ute Tribe spearheads a push towards solar development on tribal land; a plan to reintroduce grizzly bears to North Cascades National Park; an urbanite reports on modern pioneer life in Colorado; and more recent environmental news from around the West
Stanford faculty member David Kennedy looks back at the memorable experiences from his college summers that helped shape who he is today.

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