San Diego, CA
Major & Minor:
Environmental Studies & Professional Writing for Civic Engagement
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What I plan to do after graduation:
I plan on moving out of state and writing for an environmental organization where I will be breaking down scientific concepts or topics in a way that is easy to comprehend.
How I want to make an impact in the world:
I will writing to strengthen community involvement in social and environmental issues.
Why I chose the Professional Writing minor:
I chose to apply to the Professional Writing minor because I think communication, both verbal and written are crucial to creating social and environmental change, and I wish to be a part of this dialogue.
What I will miss the most about Isla Vista:.
I will never forget the friends I have made during my time at UCSB, or the valuable lessons I have learned that have made me grow as a person. I will definitely miss living within a mile of all of my closest friends, and the carefree lifestyle I was able to enjoy as an undergraduate at UCSB.
Daniela works as a Research and Communications Intern for Climas LLC, an international environmental consulting firm that specializes in climate change mitigation and adaptation, carbon markets and finance, knowledge management and climate policy.
In her position, she conducted research and created reports analyzing the effectiveness of the different strategies that are used to combat the effects on climate change around the world. In addition, she researched for the development of a new crowdfunding platform in Latin America and the Caribbean by gathering critical information including licensing types, payment options, and drafting a terms and conditions. Daniela also produced smaller projects, including web design, brochures and infographics.