Holly McCrory Scott


Years participated in RESESS: 2024

An Overview

Program: RESESS Satellite

Major: Geology with Minor in Human Geography

Academic Affiliation: University of Colorado in Boulder


Holly McCrory Scott is a RESESS intern this summer and previously participated in the Bridge to Research Internship at Savannah State University in 2021, the RECCS Internship at CU Boulder in 2022, and a field season in Spain and France with the University of Oklahoma also in 2022. Holly graduated from Front Range Community College with her Associate of Science in the fall of 2023 and will be completing her Bachelor of Geology in the spring of 2026. Holly’s career goals are to participate in scientific research to find solutions to climate change and to find a balance between environmental conservation and human innovation, achievement, and quality of life.