Mindjina Courage, UF ’22
Pre-Law, Political Science and English Majors
TESI Communications Intern, Fall 2020 – present
Mindjina Courage is an undergraduate student at the University of Florida pursuing a dual degree in political science and English, with a minor in communications. At TESI, she writes articles for the Earth to Florida newsletter, produces video content, and creates content for the Institute’s social media channels. She has a background in newspaper writing, translating and creating content for educational websites. She hopes to promote sustainability and make lasting impacts on Florida’s environment through her writing.
After graduating in 2022, Mindjina plans to attend law school with the knowledge that she gained from TESI and her other involvements at UF.
Read Articles by Mindjina:
Florida’s Environment: Bills to Keep Tabs on in the 2021 Florida Legislative Session
Our student-led team has sifted through thousands of bills to find those that pertain to our state’s environment.
Water Quality and Quantity
Growing water demand and water quality threats pose a risk to Florida’s water supply. Several bills aim to address the future of our water resources.
Plastics and Pollution
An existing statewide preemption prohibits cities from enforcing single-use plastic bans. This session legislators are looking to reverse that preemption.
VIDEO: The Cost of Sea Level Rise in Florida
Climate change is leading to rising sea levels around Florida's coastal cities. But, how much is this costing the state?