Archive: Staff Updates

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So Long, But Not Goodbye

By Kristen Locy / September 15, 2022
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For those of you who were lucky enough to attend our wonderful “Party in the Park” fundraiser, you will already know this news. I am stepping down from my position at CCJ to attend graduate school this fall. At the end of a summer jam-packed full of fun CCJ community events, I am reflecting on […]

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Meet the New CCJ Team Members

By Veronica Coptis / May 20, 2022
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This summer, CCJ will be hosting community meetings, educational events, festivals, and tabling around the community. Joining our team to help with our summer blitz are four fellows and a community organizer. Read more about each of them below:  Allison Evans (she/her) is our new organizer working primarily in Washington County, where she was born […]

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CCJ welcomes intern Caroline White-Nockleby!

By Lisa DePaoli / January 15, 2020
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Caroline White-Nockleby is a January intern for CCJ from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Raised in Boston, she is a first-year student in MIT’s doctoral program in History, Anthropology, Science, Technology, and Society (HASTS). At HASTS, her research interests focus on the current intersections between mining and climate change — particularly on extraction and industrial use […]

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Meet Alex, CCJ’s Spring Intern

By Veronica Coptis / February 11, 2019
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Alex is a Geology major attending California University of Pennsylvania, originally from Bunola, PA. Coming from rural Southwestern PA, she has seen both the positive and negative impacts of resource extraction in our area. Alex is excited to intern with CCJ to learn about community advocacy and educational outreach, but she’s most excited to spend […]

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Welcome Caroline and Mimi

By Veronica Coptis / January 14, 2019
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Caroline Boone and Mimi Wahid are MIT undergraduate students who are interning with CCJ this month. They are excited to learn more about the needs of coalfield communities and contribute to CCJ’s mission. Born and raised in Salisbury, North Carolina, Mimi Wahid is a sophomore at MIT where she is majoring in Urban Studies and […]

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CCJ is Hiring!

By Veronica Coptis / September 4, 2018
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We are excited to share that CCJ is growing and adding two more people to our staff team. Click the links below for the jobs descriptions for the Community Organizer and Outreach Coordinator.  Community Organizer  Outreach Coordinator

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