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Ovie Mughelli: Make a change for our environment

Ovie Mughelli: Make a change for our environment

My name is Ovie Mughelli, ten year NFL veteran and two time all-pro fullback with the Falcons and the Ravens and I want to let you know that if you care about your family, your brother, your sister, your mother, your father, your friends, you’ve got to do something for the environment, not just talk …

The Future of Water

The Future of Water

What we think of as normal and what we planned for as normal and the infrastructure that we built to deal with normal isn’t normal anymore. Normal is gone. New water restrictions have been imposed in Cape Town, South Africa. In India, rising temperatures threaten to make a severe water crisis there even worse. The …

“Sustainability and Environmental Justice: The Challenges of Equity” by Robin Morris Collin

“Sustainability and Environmental Justice: The Challenges of Equity” by Robin Morris Collin

Robin Morris-Collin: It’s an honor and I’m very proud of my alma mater. Particularly because ASU has chosen to distinguish itself around the recognition that the environmental challenges that we face are inextricably linked to the issues of growing social inequity and to the economic inequity that we’re finding in our country and our world. …

Environment Overview – Peace Corps

Environment Overview – Peace Corps

Peace Corps is a life-defining leadership experience. Volunteers live, learn, and work with a community overseas for 27 months, providing assistance in a variety of programs areas, including environment. Peace Corps Volunteers assist communities where environmental issues are in conflict with basic needs for farming and income generation. Volunteers become leaders in grassroots efforts to …

Learning about Environmental Sustainability in Costa Rica

Learning about Environmental Sustainability in Costa Rica

Ahdi Mohammed ’13: This past spring, we went abroad to Costa Rica on the Mount Holyoke and Goucher program on sustainable development. We had a really amazing time. The professors are definitely life changing. They’re really inspirational. They’re so passionate. Learning is fun while you’re there. Cally Guasti ’13: A lot of our academics did …

Endicott College Environmental Science Program

Endicott College Environmental Science Program

I choose Environmental Science personally because I had a knack for Science and Mathematics back in high school, so I always wanted to do something in the future where I would be associated with that, associated with alternative energy, renewable energy. Environmental Science leads to big things. It’s a major field, it’s a growing field, …