Author Archives: S.C. Intern

How YOU can use the Green Revolving Fund – Next Proposal deadline is November 1, 2022

What is the GRF?  Primarily a fund that supports energy efficiency projects here on campus, BUT also has a portion available for projects proposed by Champlain College community members. The GRF aims to fund projects that: Promote awareness and understanding of sustainability in education, campus culture and behavior Directly or indirectly reduce Champlain’s environmental impact […]

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United Way Volunteer Connection listings

LEND A HAND. VOLUNTEER – United Way’s Volunteer Connection site is set up to help connect agencies and volunteers. Agencies are working hard to navigate volunteering during this time, but opportunities are increasing. Here is a link for Volunteer Connection to learn more about these and other opportunities. EVENT VOLUNTEERS – Maquam Bay of Missisquoi needs volunteers, age 16 and […]

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New Data on Youth Voter Registration and Impact

Reposted from CIRCLE ENTER FOR INFORMATION & RESEARCH ON CIVIC LEARNING AND ENGAGEMENT AROUND THE CIRCLE State by State: Youth Voter Registration Our latest analysis of youth voter registration compares September 2022 to November 2018 and finds that, in 18 states, there are already more youth ages 18-24 registered to vote than there were in […]

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Your September Digest from CSWD

Reposted from CSWD September 2022 VOTE YES to Help Us Recycle MORE! At the November General Election, CSWD needs Chittenden County voter approval to borrow $22 million to build a new Materials Recovery Facility. This facility sorts and markets half of Vermont’s blue-bin recyclables and it needs to be replaced. The CSWD bond will not increase taxes. CSWD will […]

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Second Nature Implementer | September 2022

Reposted From: Second Nature The Implementer September 2022 NOTABLE NEWS Leaders of Color Summit SessionJoin the Planning Committee! Members of the BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, and People of Color) community on campuses and in communities are invited to join the planning committee to plan a Summit session for the 2023 Higher Education Climate Leadership Summit.  The development of the planning […]

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 ecoNEWS VT Fall 2022 Newsletter

Reposted From: ecoNEWS VT Highlighting the latest findings in ecological research and monitoring from across Vermont As the field season slows down and the weather cools, take some time to catch up on your Vermont eco-news. This season’s newsletter is all about Vermont’s water resources, highlighting some of the threats to their health and potential solutions. Ongoing Research […]

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Registration is open for SZW 2022 

Reposted From: The Post-Landfill Action Network Register today for PLAN’s annual Students for Zero Waste Conference! The Students for Zero Waste Conference will be taking place from Wednesday, November 9th to Sunday, November 13th! Since 2014, SZW has served as a space for community-building and solution sharing to push the movement forward. It prioritizes “walking the walk” of […]

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AASHE Bulletin – September 22 edition

Reposted From AASHE September 21, 2022 News | Opportunities | Resources | Events | Jobs Submit | Advertise News of the Week 2022 AASHE Sustainable Campus Index Lists Top Performers The Sustainable Campus Index (SCI) recognizes top-performing colleges and universities in 17 sustainability impact areas, and overall by institution type, as measured by the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment and Rating System (STARS). This year’s SCI introduces […]

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Champlainers: Like Bikes? Let Us Know!

Do you like bikes? Do you want to help make biking better at Champlain? Help us with our Bicycle Friendly University (BFU) renewal application by completing a quick community survey!  In 2015, Champlain College was recognized as a Silver Level bicycle-friendly university for our efforts to promote bicycling and provide a more bikeable campus for […]

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Seeking Mentoring Coordinator for Everybody Wins!

Everybody Wins! VermontSchool-based literacy mentoring program Help children and reading mentors enjoy books together over lunch. Site coordinator openings in Chittenden County at J.J. Flynn Elementary School  and Edmunds Elementary School in Burlington . 10 hours/week starting in September, follows the school calendar and ends in mid-May with minimal and flexible summer hours. Starting pay […]

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