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Belen Rodriguez was recognized for graduatingWas recognized as Golden Gate High School's Valedictorian for Class of 2015.Added by Belen
Activities & Affiliations
Belen Rodriguez was recognized with the Excellence in Environmental Justice Award during the Edgar Beckham Social Justice Awards ceremony on March 23. The Edgar Beckham Social Justice Awards honor...Spring 2017Verified by Wesleyan UniversityExpand ▾
Four Wesleyan students participated in a literacy program March 24 at the Green Street Teaching and Learning Center. The students, who are members of Wesleyan's QuestBridge/First Class organization...Spring 2017Verified by Wesleyan UniversityExpand ▾
Eco-Facilitator CoordinatorJanuary 2017 - PresentAs an Eco-Facilitator Coordinator, I create a syllabus for the Sustainable Behavior Change student forum that all incoming Eco-Facilitators are required to take in the spring, create agendas and plan weekly meetings with the 14 EcoFacilitators, facilitate group work and assist with the development, implementation, and evaluation of EcoFacilitator projects that engage first-year dorms and the larger campus community, and lead discussions about social justice as it pertains to environmentalism and the future of the program.
Eco-FacilitatorAugust 2016 - May 2017
Functioned as a peer-to-peer sustainability educator to foster environmental responsibility among students using leadership skills, creativity, social marketing strategies, and behavior change techniques to cultivate sustainable living habits.
Developed projects with dorms: initiated shower timer installation, education, and maintenance and held information sessions.
University of Washington
Doris Duke Conservation ScholarJune 2017 - Present
Two-year summer commitment that entails an 8-week program in the first summer and an 8-week internship in the second summer. DDCSP@UW exposes students to diverse conservation issues in climate, water, food, and ecosystems of the Pacific Northwest and allows them to explore the intrinsic connections between cultural identity, biodiversity, and environmental justice.