There are things about me that not a lot of people know, but feel as though I can share with my RECCS family. I am Henry Thomas Arndt. I consider myself from Fort Collins, Colorado and I am studying Geospatial Sciences and Geographic Information Systems for an Associates of Applied Science Degree. I have many… Read More


Last week’s work was so amazingly awesome! I loved the entire week! I know that I progressed further in programming, remote sensing, and self-reliance on my skills as a researcher. However, over the weekend I ended up feeling pretty bad. I ran into a rough spot in the class that I’m taking outside of this… Read More


After our introductory week let’s take a look at some background information about me! Hi! My name is William Radmacher and I am an aspiring environmental scientist, (ecosystem ecology). I attended Front Range Community College (Larimer) for 4 years full time to attain multiple certificates while also receiving an Associate of Science. I have a… Read More


The first week of the RECCS program has been one of the best educational experiences I have had so far. I am very excited and thankful for the opportunity to participate in this program. We have had the opportunity to listen and learn from experts in a variety of fields as well as a chance… Read More


We had a fantastic week up at the CU Mountain Research Station, however it was a little depressing that I couldn’t enjoy the scenery as much as I would have without a nagging meniscus tear.  Nonetheless, it was a beautiful environment and a wonderful learning experience.   We were able to identify a few different… Read More


After winding past the lake of beautiful Nederland and bouncing across a few stretches of dirt road, we approached CU Boulder’s Mountain Research Station. We were greeted by a vintage snow cat, a collection of dorms and small mountain offices, and, of course, a band of hikers with all kinds of odd machinery and science tools… Read More


The previous week and the start of the current work week have quickly passed. Last week was really exciting, not only my first week in a career change, but mostly because of the opportunity to meet scientists from all walks of life and visit to the Mountain Research Station near Nederland. The program has exceeded… Read More