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The Museum will be open on Wednesday, January 28, during regular hours, from 10 am to 5:45 pm. Due to the weather, some programs have been cancelled. Please check here for a full list, and check back for regular updates.

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Alix Cotumaccio


Assistant Director of Youth Initiative

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  • Pace Law School, JD, 201
  • Lehman College (CUNY), MSEd, 2008
  • Monterey Institute of International Studies, MA, 2001
  • University of Massachusetts, BS, 1996

Professional Interests

As the Assistant Director of Youth Initiatives, Alix oversees and supports the management of AMNH’s out-of-school time science education programming for youth.  Prior to joining the Museum, Alix worked in science education, and environmental conservation and policy.  Most recently, teaching high school biology in the NYC public school system.  Alix is an avid traveler constantly seeking new adventures, whether SCUBA diving in the Red Sea, hiking in Tierra del Fuego, or riding her bicycle with Climate Ride from NYC to DC.

Teaching Experience - Courses Taught

  • Marine Ecology, AMNH After School Program, 2012
  • Living Environment, The Bronx School of Law and Finance, 2006-2010

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