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Nicole Freidenfelds

Assistant Extension Educator
UConn Department of Natural Resources & the Environment

Nicole Freidenfelds (she/her) is a former research scientist and high school science teacher. She previously coordinated the UConn Natural Resources Conservation Academy’s Conservation Training Partnerships, an environmental education program that connected intergenerational (teen-adult) teams to natural resource science and geospatial technology through workshops and participant-driven local conservation projects.

She is currently overseeing the NRCA’s new NSF-funded Eco-Digital Storytellers program, which engages student-teacher teams in environmental storytelling through digital media.