Category Archives: Interns

PROM Troglodytes!

Written by Joel Feller and Erika Price Several of us interns got together for an enrichment meeting after our weekly safety meeting on Monday and realized we had an exciting advanced enrichment day coming up: Prom Troglodytes! We decided on … Continue reading

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Playing on Berm

Written by Kaeley Sullins I was up for a berm shift when Tatu and Loulis came out to join me. They sat on the terrace for a while and then decided it was time to play! The game shortly turned … Continue reading

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From Brea Woodhouse

Written by: Brea Woodhouse When I first came to CHCI as a student in the PRIM 220 class, Mary Lee told us that when we walk in this building we can leave everything else outside; that being here would allow … Continue reading

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From Lizz Stewart

Written by: Lizz Stewart I was thirteen the first time I went to a chimposium at the Chimpanzee and Human Communication Institute with my eighth grade class. My science teacher had been talking up the Chimposium trip for the better … Continue reading

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From Callie Johnston

Written by: Callie Johnston After graduating from Everett Community College, the daunting decision of what to do with my life loomed as large as an elephant in a china shop. Delicately trying to navigate passion and job security, I could … Continue reading

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Old Friends

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Pregnant and barefoot at a chimpanzee sanctuary.

The fast-paced CHASE marathons I love to play with Loulis are becoming shorter as my pregnancy progresses. Loulis has been so patient, waiting for me to figure out how to get up off of the floor before he takes off … Continue reading

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