Category: Student Articles

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Interview with climate scientist and #MISYCS workshop leader, Dr. Inga Beck

Dr. Inga Beck studied physical Geography in Munich with a special focus on climate change in the Arctic. She did her PhD about climate change related changes in the Canadian permafrost and spent many...

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Final day of the Conference of Youth and our next steps for the MISYCS

The last day of COY13 was short, but sweet. Here is an overview of what we experienced and some information about our future plans to bring the COY experience to the MIS Youth Climate...

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Day 2 at the Conference of Youth

Day 2 of #COY13 was amazing. We took a group picture! Here we are spelling out the word COY. Can you find us? Here’s a summary of the workshops we attended: Oceans in the...

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Day 1 at the Conference of Youth

We’re having a great time at #COY13! The first day kicked off with an amazing opening ceremony. The most powerful moment was when youth leaders from all around the world (mostly areas that are...

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#MISYCS students at the Conference of Youth in Bonn

In the run-up to the United Nation’s climate summit (COP23), international and regional Youth NGOs, civil society actors, and young people from 114 countries gather to discuss climate change in at the 13th Conference...

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Interview with the Global Goals Educator Task Force and MISYCS Workshop Leaders, Ada McKim and Mareike Hachemer

I’m Annabella, a member of the MISYCS planning team. I recently interviewed Ada McKim and Mareike Hachemer about their upcoming workshops at the MIS Youth Climate Summit. Ada, can you tell us a bit...

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Interview with #MISYCS speaker Andreas Obermeier – Carrotmob macht Schule!

At the upcoming MIS Youth Climate Summit, Andreas Obermeier of GreenCity Munich, will lead two workshops. He is the program director of “Carrotmob macht Schule,” a program in the National Climate Initiative of the...

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Interview with a Florida teacher and his students who were affected by Hurricane Irma

The USA and the islands around the Caribbean Sea have recently been hit by a string of hurricanes. Florida was heavily impacted by Hurricane Irma from the end of August until mid-September. I was...

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An interview with our keynote speaker, Dominic Frongillo: A New Generation of Leadership

      Lena, an 11th grade student on our planning committee, talked with Mr. Frongillo recently on the phone about his plans for the MIS Youth Climate Summit. At 22 years old, you...