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Pauline Mary Carbonell
18:16
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Charlie Espedido -- he/him
21:10
My joy is food
Charlie Espedido -- he/him
21:16
Really good food
Miranda Vinson (she/her)
21:18
Miranda, she/hers, I’m from Philly (go birds), and something that is bringing me joy is all this snow
Paulina Arellano (she/her/ella)
21:19
Hi everyone! I’m Paulina (she/her/ella), currently in San Diego. My dog brings me joy<3
Holly Suther (she/her)
21:19
Holly Suther (she/her/hers) from Los Angeles! Loving the weather today in CA + I got boba so i'm happy
Kyra B
21:20
Kyra she/her, Miami, what gives me joy is that is the end of the day lol
Sori Ruiz-Escobar (she/her)
21:21
Hi, I'm Sori, originally from Puerto Rico but currently in Florida. My dog is being especially adorable today
Tara Wu
21:22
Tara Wu, she/her, Chicago, joy: drinking bubble tea
Laura Sanchez
21:22
Laura Sanchez from Orlando, Florida! One thing bringing me joy is having a day off from work tomorrow (-: she/her
Antonella Zamora
21:22
Antonella Zamora, she/her, going on walks gives me so much joy!!
Claire Generous (she/her)
21:30
Claire Generous, she/her, Spokane, WA, music!
Lauren Pyjar
21:31
hi! i’m lauren (she/her) calling in from dc right now. one thing bringing me joy is the prospect of sunshine in a couple days :)
Jillian Lessing
21:31
Jillian Lessing, she/her/hers, Middlebury College in vermont, Abenaki land
Anna Leipertz (she/her)
21:35
Anna, she/her pronouns, currently in Berkeley, CA and sunshine today :)
MariaRobles
21:38
Mariale She/her from Nashville, and thise nice weather after the storm!
Suhey Ortega
21:39
Suhey Ortega (she/her/ella), I call Phoenix home! Going on walks bring me joy!
Nyazia Sajdah-Bey
21:42
She/hers from Philly and just started this puzzle
Sonya Kelly
21:44
Sonya Kelly, she/her, I'm here from cold NH. I am excited to learn more about this opportunity.
Kayona
21:49
My name is Kayona! My pronouns are she/her, calling in from the Raleigh Durham NC area!
Amy Tian
21:50
I'm Amy, she/her/hers, from Chicago and enjoyed the beautiful sunset today!
Olivia Mongarro
21:50
Hi! Im Olivia I used She/Her pronouns and I am currently in Los Angeles and today doing crafts brought me joy :)
Harshal Joshi
21:51
Harshal Joshi (him/her), Columbus, GA. I enjoy playing basketball!
Grace Ahn
21:52
Hello! Grace (she/her/hers) from Queens, NY. Long walks/bike rides bring me joy!
Natalyn Jones
21:54
natalyn jones she/her currently in Baton Rouge
Kristen Soares (she/her/hers)
22:01
hey! im Kristen (she/her), calling in from UCLA on tongva land :) green tea brings me joy
Julissa Murrieta
22:05
Hey! My name is Julissa (she/her) and currently located in Maryland.
Metta Nicholson
22:05
Metta Nicholson, she/her, in Berkeley currently! I love dancing and painting
Katherine Rodriguez
22:07
Hi my name is Katherine Rodriguez, she/her. I am from New Jersey
Natalyn Jones
22:11
working with rescue sea turtles
Amairani Marin Tovar
22:13
Amairani She/her currently in Westchester, NY. What is bringing me joy is reading
Rose Santana
22:16
Rose Santana she/her, currently in Miami, Florida.
sherifamahadeo
22:21
Hi there! My name is Sherifa Mahadeo (she/her/hers) and I’m here from East Hartford, CT. One thing that is bringing me joy at the moment is moving into my own little space, I feel so independent! :)
Karina Nova
22:23
Karina Nova (she/her/hers) from Boston currently in Rhode Island and I'm excited about the scarf I'm knitting.
Karina Halliman
22:30
She/her from San Diego! Rollerskating has been bringing me joy.
Dlanda Browner
22:30
D’Landa she/her I’m in Michigan currently and my joy is being here tonight
Erin Lust (she/her)
22:34
Hi I’m Erin Lust (she/her) here from Tongva land (aka Pasadena, CA) and I’m currently getting joy from the great weather here and the poke bowl I just ate :)
Kayona
22:35
Oh and my joy currently has been my cat!
jhosselyn prado (she/her)
22:37
Jhosselyn Prado (she/her). Los Angelesss (Gabrielino-tongva land)
Janelle James
22:39
Hi I’m Janelle, I go by she/her pronouns, I’m from the Bronx, NY
Simone Wolynski
22:42
Simone Wolynski, she/her, calling from St. Louis, MO. Sunshine and good music bring me joy :)
Pauline Mary Carbonell (she/her)
22:42
Pauline (she/her), calling from Berkeley, CA. Baking brings me joy
Lauren Dung
22:48
Lauren, she/her/hers from San Francisco, ice cream brings me joy!
Samuel Rapp
22:48
Hi I’m Sam (he/him). I’m living in Santa Cruz Ca right now and I’m enjoying skateboarding right now!
Leonel Solorio(he/him/el)
22:59
Leonel Solorio (he/el), I'm in Sacramento, CA. hearing my 3-year-old nephew screaming with joy in the house brings me joy
Emily Liang
23:31
I'm Emily, she/her/hers, from Queens, NY!
Justin Weeks
23:57
Justin Weeks (He/Him) from Columbia SC and a sunny day made me happy today
Jayvoni Francis
25:02
Hello everyone I’m Jayvoni (he/him). Tuning in from the British Virgin Islands. Being at home here in the BVI brings me joy.
Nyazia Sajdah-Bey
26:12
What! That’s my alma mater
Nyazia Sajdah-Bey
26:18
I did not know that
Guilu Murphy (she/her)
26:26
https://oceanconservancy.org/blog/2017/11/29/little-known-life-first-african-american-female-zoologist/https://www.bbc.com/future/article/20200930-arliner-young-the-black-biologist-failed-by-science
Harshal Joshi
26:36
that is incredible
Nyazia Sajdah-Bey
31:17
Will these slides be shared?
Olivia Mongarro
38:36
will we be notified when our letter of supports are turned in?
Charlie Espedido -- he/him
38:43
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1Z8XIdSDUwGpK9jmoR8Ed3cTK-fWpZlab/view
Charlie Espedido -- he/him
38:53
For the application check-list
Charlie Espedido -- he/him
39:23
Thanks for posting your question everyone! We’ll make sure to address them at the top of the Q&A section.
Sonya Kelly
40:00
Does being Caucasian eliminate an applicant?
Amy Tian
41:55
Are all the fellowships which are posted on the website already all the positions available for this year? Or are there still more being posted?
Tara Wu
43:07
How many applicants are there for how many positions?
Crissy Sak (they/them)
45:16
What will the Recommender be sent? Just want to know a little bit so I can notify the person in mind beforehand
Janelle James
45:17
By “we are not considering individuals with graduate degrees at this time”, do you mean individuals currently pursuing a graduate degree?
Metta Nicholson
46:40
Are applicants only considered for the one position they indicate on their application?
Andrea Nodal (she/her)
47:57
Antarctica Is literally my dream
Leonel Solorio(he/him/el)
48:24
perfect for introverts...
Jacqueline Tejada
49:21
Aw man
Nyazia Sajdah-Bey
51:39
Could you expand more on like what you’re looking for with the application/the be yourself part? Besides “be yourself”
Nyazia Sajdah-Bey
51:47
Haha my imposter syndrome…
Crissy Sak (they/them)
51:53
^ a whole mood
Miranda Vinson (she/her)
52:02
relateable
Amairani Marin Tovar
54:02
yay DDCSP!!
Amairani Marin Tovar
54:25
I was in the UF chapter! :)
Crissy Sak (they/them)
54:56
hear hear!!
Harshal Joshi
55:32
That’s really neat!
Antonella Zamora
59:39
That’s honestly so refreshing to hear lol
Ruby Sanchez
59:47
^^^
Kayona
01:00:24
Yeah thank you for being transparent!
Jayvoni Francis
01:01:06
Great overview of your experience
Kyra B
01:01:12
for temp. remote positions, do you know if you can stay remote or will we need to relocate
Kyra B
01:01:43
can you get multiple interviews?
Jillian Lessing
01:05:01
Thank you for all of this great information! Is July 15th a hard start date for the fellowship?
Kristen Soares (she/her/hers)
01:05:01
someone asked this above, but are applicants only considered for the few positions they write about on the application?
Jillian Lessing
01:06:46
Great thank you!
Kyra B
01:06:57
do people apply more for energy or conservation positions
Kristen Soares (she/her/hers)
01:07:31
great, thanks so much!
Lilli Garza (she/her)
01:09:47
@crbloomproject !!
Charlie Espedido -- he/him
01:12:35
Karina, you’re next!
Jayvoni Francis
01:13:27
Can I ask my question next?
Jayvoni Francis
01:13:46
After Karina
Nyazia Sajdah-Bey
01:14:45
Do you have any racial demographics information (is it spread out evenly?) and other information like first-gen/low-income?
Lilli Garza (she/her)
01:17:07
Feel free to email me at lgarza@mwalliance.org with any questions or to set up a chat! Also follow my professional twitter lol @lilligarza
Lauren Pyjar
01:17:17
thank you guys!
Nyazia Sajdah-Bey
01:17:31
I would also like a follow at my professional twitter haha @nyaziabey
Emily Liang
01:18:48
The website says that applications are reviewed on a rolling basis, so does submitting earlier benefit your application?
Kristen Soares (she/her/hers)
01:18:53
I have to go but thank you for facilitating this! it has been super helpful :)
Amy Tian
01:19:28
thank you so much for this session!
Sori Ruiz-Escobar (she/her)
01:19:55
Thank you for your time and the information!
Emily Liang
01:21:23
Thanks!
Christian Phomsouvanh
01:21:33
thank you so much for holding this space and sharing the information as well as your own experiences :)
Vmt
01:23:23
around what dates would we know if we are chosen as finalists?
Vanessa Vazquez
01:28:26
thank you for this session!
Grace Ahn
01:29:02
Thank you so much for hosting! Enjoy the rest of your week, and stay safe :)
Crissy Sak (they/them)
01:29:04
Thank you very much!
Kayona
01:29:05
Yes thank you for the session!
Justin Weeks
01:29:06
Thank you for yalls time tonight!
Laura Sanchez
01:29:08
thank you!!
Paulina Arellano (she/her/ella)
01:29:12
Thank you all for your time and for this discussion, very much appreciated!
Claire Generous (she/her)
01:29:12
Thank you!
Katherine Rodriguez
01:29:17
thank you for all the information!
Simone Wolynski
01:29:18
Thank you !
Jillian Lessing
01:29:20
Thank you!
isabelreveles
01:29:25
thank you so much
Julissa Murrieta
01:29:27
thank you!
Jayvoni Francis
01:29:31
Thank you for the webinar!!
Rose Santana
01:29:36
Thank you for this information! You were all super helpful!
Miranda Vinson (she/her)
01:29:41
thank you so much!!!