Lillian (Lily) Mathews is a senior at Brown University pursuing a B.A. in Environmental Studies (Honors), where she focuses on Urban Sustainability and Land Use issues. For the past year, she has designed and implemented an arts-based gardening site at a neighborhood center in Providence, Rhode Island, and has completed work in ecological planning and design, sustainable agriculture, and urban planning. Although she has plans to relocate to the California’s Bay Area, she currently resides in Providence, Rhode Island, where she will be reporting on environmental design projects in the Northeast.
Lillian, also known as Lily, joins the March 2012 Environmental Design Internship program and will be blogging with The GRID until October 2012.