Megan Gilles

Megan Gilles
Professional Title
Undergraduate Extension Education Intern (01/18/2022 to 05/05/2023)

What I do for Sea Grant

  • Develop educational programming and learning opportunities that connect people to aquatic science
  • Integrate traditional local knowledge into Sea Grant programming
  • Promote educational curriculum that supports the Great Lakes and environmental literacy
  • Coordinate events


I am double majoring in the following:

B.A. - English (in progress)
University of Minnesota Duluth
B.A.A. - Teaching Communication Arts & Literature (in progress)
University of Minnesota Duluth

Image credit: MaryLee Romens Photography

Extension Columns

This month’s extension column is by Minnesota Sea Grant (MNSG) undergraduate intern Megan Gilles who writes about a MNSG environmental literacy project designed to teach youth about nature and science in an outdoor setting.