Category Archives: Taking Action

Congressional Education Day – Nov. 12-13

Empowering diverse voices to set the climate agenda for the next Congress! On November 12-13, Citizens Climate Lobby and Citizens Climate Education will further educate ourselves and then our 535 Members of Congress on the need to pass bipartisan climate legislation in general, and 100% revenue-neutral, border-corrected carbon fee and dividend in particular. Just one […]

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National Climate Seminar: Young Climate Voters and Carbon Pricing – 10/17

Join Bard CEP on October 17th for a conversation with Page Atcheson Matilsky, Executive Director at Our Climate. The topic: Political engagement among young voters and mobilizing in support of carbon pricing and climate change, with a focus on the Carbon Pricing initiative on the ballot in Washington State. Page Atcheson, Executive Director, has been […]

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Fair Trade News from the Northeast

Northeast Regional Bulletin April 2018 Hey There Advocate!         Thanks for all your hard work through the beginning of this year. Now that we have wrapped up our amazing and SOLD OUT National Conference, let’s focus on the upcoming month, and most importantly, World Fair Trade Day!   Thank you all for your continued work,  […]

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Workshop: What Kind of Changemaker Are You? Sunday, 6 P.M.

Please join 350Vermont and Central VT Climate Action for the workshop below (and please pass along to friends and students who might be interested)–timely in relation to the Rally for the Planet. We welcome youth as well as adults! Lily Jacobson lily@350vt.org 831.236.6247 http://350vermont.org/   What Kind of Changemaker Are You? Sunday, March 25, 6 […]

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March for Our Lives bus to DC + other events from the Peace & Justice Center

Click here for latest Peace & Justice Newsletter In This Issue Upcoming Events PJC Job Opening Flynn Center Vouchers March for Our Lives Buses to DC From the Blog: Toxic Whiteness A Divided America Community Calendar Action Highlight: Racial Equity Bill PJC Educational Programs & Events Toxic Whiteness Discussion Group Thursday, March 8, noon-1pm, PJC. This space is […]

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Building a Better Activist: Call for Proposals due 2/12

CALL FOR WORKSHOP PROPOSALS   Building a Better Activist: Social Change Education for the Activist in You   The planning committee for the Building a Better Activist: Social Change Education for the Activist in You conference invites you to submit a proposal (workshop, skills-building session, performance, or presentation) for our 2018 conference.   Proposal Deadline: […]

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Register for the Sleep Out and win.

courtesy of spectrum Help youth change their lives! And, a chance to win… There are a lot of great reasons to join the Sleep Out. You’ll be showing youth facing homelessness that they matter to you, and helping them change their lives at the same time. And, if you register and get one donation by February 28th, you’ll be entered to […]

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IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE WOMEN’S MARCH VERMONT: THE MARCH FOR OUR FUTURE

On January 20, 2018, we will elevate youth and raise our voices. We will march for human rights, dignity, and equality for all. We will march for our future. America’s diverse youth and their allies will march to protect the future of this country. While facing issues like climate change and discrimination we recognize that youth […]

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EHS 100 Partners with Howard Center for a Donation Drive (T/TH of Finals Week)

My EHS 100 class partnered with Jen Colman to craft a donation drive for the Howard Center. Jen  spoke to my class a few weeks ago. The students learned how the Center functions and sustains itself. Needless to say, the success of the Center relies heavily upon its community’s support… yes, that includes US! A […]

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STUDENT OPPORTUNITY: Collaborate for Climate Action

I am hoping you can send this out to your students today to invite them to this training facilitated by Bennington College students and Energy Independent VT (held at Middlebury College!). It’s happening THIS SATURDAY, and is sure to be a collaborative, network building space for VT students! We can help with carpools if necessary. Please […]

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