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Exciting Environmental Studies & Policy Courses offered for spring 2020

1) ENP 280: Intro to Geographic Information Systems and Spatial Analysis – great for anyone interested in learning more about map making and spatial information Geospatial communication is a fundamental element of contemporary life. Students will explore the theory, method and application of spatial analysis and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) for various applications, including environmental and social policy, […]

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Fall Closet Cleaning? Consider donating to Champlain’s Dress for Success!

The fall Career Fair is right around the corner (Monday, October 21st!).  In preparation for the event, one of the Career Collaborative’s fabulous Peer Coaches, Sadie Goldfarb, will be hosting our annual Dress for Success on October 17th from 5:00pm – 8:00pm in Fireside. This event provides professional clothing to our student body at no […]

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2019 AASHE Sustainability Award Winners Announced

Dear W, We are excited to share the 2019 AASHE Sustainability Award winners! From more than 350 submissions, 11 winners were selected across four categories for their outstanding achievements and progress toward sustainability. Meet this year’s winners! Lifetime Achievement Award Winner Judy Walton is this year’s Lifetime Achievement Award Winner for her leadership in growing the higher […]

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GIVEAWAY! PGC Eco Challenge starts October 1

Calling all high school, college and grad school students! Want to win eco-friendly and ethically made products? Below are 3 simple steps to enter! Join us to fight climate change. Sign up for Project Green Challenge 2019! Steps to enter: Sign up for Project Green Challenge 2019 Follow Turning Green on Instagram Like our Giveaway post and tag 3 friends […]

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Winter Clothing Donations for USCRI Vermont

Hello Friends, As winter is approaching, our community of refugees at USCRI Vermont are in need of warm clothing. We are welcoming donations of winter coats, pants, boots, hats, and scarves. And at this time, are low on men’s boots sizes 6-10, small children’s snowsuits, jackets and snow pants sizes 12mo-36mo, 2T, 3T, 4T, 5T. […]

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Funding Available for BTV Community Projects

As a way to encourage and support grassroots action to make Burlington more livable for all ages, AARP Vermont is once again offering Community Action Grants to provide modest funding and technical support to community groups or individuals. The Community Action Grants will provide financial and other support to groups within Burlington that will advocate and […]

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Champlain Earns STARS Silver

Good news to celebrate! Champlain College once again earned a Silver Rating from the AASHE STARS Program, in May 2019. As stated on their website, “The Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System™ (STARS) is a transparent, self-reporting framework for colleges and universities to measure their sustainability performance.” This was the second submission from Champlain College […]

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