Category Archives: Taking Action

Student opportunity: paid Champlain Fellow with the Campus Election Engagement Project. Deadline: July 15

The Campus Election Engagement Project (CEEP) is a nonpartisan, nonprofit that helps campuses coordinate democratic engagement activities and institutionalize student voting. CEEP supports over 500 campuses across 25 states and has recently expanded to Vermont. The cornerstone of CEEP’s programming is our robust fellowship program, which is composed of over 250+ students from all across the country driving election engagement activities on their […]

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CLIMATE AND SUSTAINABILITY POLICY – REMOTE CIVIC ENGAGEMENT OPPORTUNITIES

There is no climate justice without racial justice.  Dear Faculty, Staff and Students, Check out the information below to help create a more sustainable future! Key decisions for economic stimulus, sustainability and the climate are occurring, particularly in the wake of COVID-19, and you can easily participate. Thank you for sharing these opportunities with your […]

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Summer Climate Advocacy Training Program – Deadline: June 10

Join the Citizen’s Climate Lobby this summer for a 15-week Climate Advocacy Training Program in learning and applying CCL’s methods for climate action. Participants begin with CCL’s June Conference and continue with the 12 week Core Volunteer Training series. Participants who successfully complete the program by August 31 will receive CCL’s Certificate of Completion, and if they […]

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Champlain’s carbon impact; Celebrating Earth Day 2020; Collecting Stories of our Good Work, and more!

Serving and sustaining ourselves and our planet in the time of COVID-19 I’ll keep it brief, as you’ve received countless emails and updates from every other organization, campaign, news outlet, etc. and in far more eloquent ways.  My wish is this:  for everyone to take care of themselves, communities near and far, and the planet, […]

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Bee Happy, Champlain College!

APRIL IS CITIZEN SCIENCE MONTH!! April is Citizen Science Month, so we’re encouraging you to get out there and take part! In addition to promoting a specific citizen science project studying pollinators, we hosted the virtual event Bee Happy Champlain College, on April 10th. You can watch the recording here to learn about our very own Champlain […]

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Earth Week 2020

Join us as we mobilize virtually to celebrate 50 years of Earth Day! Each day features an opportunity for engagement. See calendar of events and ideas for each day at: catmavt.org/earth-week-2020 The worldwide response to the coronavirus pandemic is and should be all of our priorities right now, but we hope that the opportunities to engage below […]

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VT Interfaith Power & Light newsletter April 2020 – Faith Climate Action Week

Green Mountains, Blue Water Earth Care NewsApril 2020 Happy Earth Month! Faith Climate Action Week – Love Made Visible During Earth Month, may we remember that we truly ARE Nature. As we witness the natural world recovering during the devastating COVID-19 pandemic, perhaps we can also take heart in realizing that as Nature is healed, […]

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March 2020 E-News: Updates from VNRC

March 2020 E-Newsletter from VNRC Policy updates — It’s Town Meeting Day: Don’t forget to vote! – Here, find an issue guide and list of questions you can ask your legislators. — Act 250 modernization bill passes in House – On Friday, the Vermont House of Representatives passed a bill, H.926, that strengthens environmental protections in Vermont’s land use law. Read more below. — Global […]

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