IDCE Students Profiles

Elisabeth Abelson (ES&P '2011)

Elisabeth Abelson (USA) received her B.S. in environmental studies at the University of Maine at Machias. After graduation, she completed two AmeriCorps terms. The first was in West Virginia working with energy efficiency and pollution prevention measures, including setting up the first public recycling program in the county. The second was in New York City, working outside in parks, doing ecological restoration work and environmental education.