APEX Fellowship | Brendan Ortiz

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Major: Environmental Studies
Pathway: Global Impacts
Class Year: 2023
Organization: Akron Cooperative Farms

I will be working with Akron Cooperative Farms in an immersive farm cooperative experience, learning how to prepare garden beds for the growing season, while also working in community outreach.




Posted in Comments Enabled, Experiential Learning Showcase 2022 on November 11, 2022.

2 responses to “APEX Fellowship | Brendan Ortiz”

  1. Cathy McConnell says:

    Love how you used such a nice conversational style to share your experience. And how wonderful that you got to have a hands-on experience that got to further your interests in hydroponics, address social justice issues, and situate yourself in a very diverse community.

  2. Emily Armour says:

    Great experience, Brendan, and I enjoyed hearing your reflection on the work and your future goals. Best wishes!

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