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BikeMobiles Offer Free Bike Repairs Summer 2015
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Friday, July 17, 2015

“Bring us your tired, your rusty, your broken bicycles.” That’s the motto of MTC’s Bay Area BikeMobile program — a bike repair shop on wheels that appears at schools, libraries and festivals.

MTC High School Internship Program Kicks off 15th Year
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Monday, June 29, 2015

High school students trekked from as far north as Napa County and as far south as Santa Clara County to attend the orientation for MTC’s High School Summer Internship Program on June 18.

Applications Open for Paid High School Summer Internships
News Release
Thursday, February 12, 2015

OAKLAND, CAFirst-time jobs can be hard to come by, so getting a paid summer internship and gaining experience while still in high school is a real score.

Youth for the Environment and Sustainability (YES) Conference Returns to the San Francisco Bay Area; Youth Leaders, Teachers and Advisors Invited to Speak
News Release
Thursday, December 18, 2014

OAKLAND, CA — Middle- and high-school students from across the region will gather to take action on environmental sustainability issues at the second Youth for the Environment and

Assemblymember Jim Frazier Joins Bay Area BikeMobile in Antioch
News Release
Tuesday, October 21, 2014

OAKLAND, CA On Thursday, October 23, the Antioch High School Bike Club (ABC) and Street Smarts 511 will host Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D – Oakley) and the Bay Area BikeMobile a

BayMobile Goes the Extra Mile to Schools
News Release
Friday, September 12, 2014

OAKLAND, CA — When the BayMobile visits schools, students learn how their transportation choices affect the environment and San Francisco Bay.

High School Interns Show Off Summer's Work
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Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Armed with PowerPoint presentations, and flexing their budding public speaking skills, MTC’s high school interns competed last week to convey their summer experiences in the most creative and compe

MTC High School Interns Dive Into Summer — and Transportation
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Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Their peers may spend the summer diving into swimming pools, but MTC's 42 high school interns will use theirs to dive headfirst into the Bay Area's vast and complex transportation network.

High School Internship Pays Off for College Student
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Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Samantha Sipin, about to begin her junior year at UC Davis, parlayed her experience in MTC’s high school internship program into a couple of plum part-time jobs as she works her way through college

Youth Conference and Bike Share Honored at Awards Ceremony
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Thursday, April 24, 2014

Two MTC-sponsored climate initiatives, the Youth for the Environment and Sustainability (YES) Conference and Bay Area Bike Share, were among were among the feted at BREATHE California’s awards cele