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Green Careers Lab


Interested in the environment and urban sustainability? Considering this field as a career?

Learn how your environmental interests can translate to careers in the urban realm in the Central Park Conservancy’s Green Careers Lab – interactive panels that explore careers in landscape management, ecology, urban planning, data/asset management, fundraising, social science, education, sustainability, public/community engagement, landscape architecture, and policy. Urban parks are critical to cities and their citizenry, and require an integrated approach from multiple professional fields in order to deliver benefits in the social, ecological, and economic realms.

  • Meet students with similar interests
  • Learn about urban sustainability and resiliency in New York City
  • Meet professionals who can guide your career interests
  • Learn about potential careers in the urban environmental field


Who’s Invited: High School and Early College Students
Dates: Thursdays, January 17 – February 14, 2018
Times: 5:30pm – 7:00pm
Location: Central Park Conservancy, 14 East 60th Street [further details to be provided upon registration]


Check back for details on specific topics and panelists!

Registration will open on November 15, 2017


Youth Education & Service Programs are generously supported by The Barker Welfare Foundation, Abraham Perlman Foundation, The Pinkerton Foundation, and William E. Weiss Foundation, Inc./Daryl Brown Uber.