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From the College of Natural Sciences

Emily Engelbart is a junior studying Journalism with a Spanish minor in addition to pursuing a BDP certificate in Environment & Sustainability. She loves anything outdoors, especially camping and swimming. During her time at UT, she has been involved with UT's Campus Environmental Center as a blog coordinator and video editor in addition to writing for Drift Magazine, an outdoor publication.

Amanda Figueroa-Nieves is the Spring 2021 Science Communications intern. She's a sophomore majoring in Public Health and Plan II Honors who enjoys spending time outdoors in the many parks around Austin. She is a news desk editor at The Daily Texan and was their Fall 2020 Senior Research News Reporter. This semester, she hopes to hone her reporting and writing skills while helping scientists communicate their research effectively.