Category Archives: Climate

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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It’s election season. Get loud on climate.

Reposted From: Citizens’ Climate Lobby CCL Weekly Briefing, Sept. 14, 2022 Get loud, take action: Prepare for election season!  With the midterms closing in, it’s time to make climate an election issue. Fortunately, CCL’s “Get loud, take action” page has some suggestions for making a greener difference during campaign season and at the ballot box. […]

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Climate Action Opportunity for Students: the national Project Green Challenge – Sign up by 10/1

We have an awesome opportunity for your sustainable campus. It’s called Project Green Challenge! PGC informs, inspires, and mobilizes high school, college and grad students around climate action, social justice, public health and advocacy. Our 12th annual interactive, digital, global program will engage thousands of young people from 40 states and 60 countries (and counting!) […]

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Climate Internships for Spring 2023

CCL is a national nonprofit organization that builds grassroots support for climate legislation. I’m reaching out today to share some opportunities that may be of interest to your students and learn how we can better support your institution. We are currently recruiting students and recent graduates to join our team as interns or fellows. We […]

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Free Workshop for Faculty: Rise Up: How Faculty Can Respond to the Challenges of Our Time (June 6-8)

Join Us for a Free Faculty Development Training!With our planet in crisis and communities being impacted by growing challenges, higher education is called to action to take the lead in addressing two of the world’s most pressing social issues: Climate Change and Food Insecurity. In service to the highest ideals of democracy, faculty are well positioned […]

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Calling all students: Join Youth Lobby for Rally for the Planet on 4/29!

Across the globe, across the country, and right here in Vermont—young people are at the forefront of the movement for bold climate action. And this year, young Vermonters are reviving what had become something of a tradition in our state.   REGISTER! Join students from Vermont Youth Lobby and all around Vermont on April 29th from 8:30am – […]

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Community-Based Social Marketing workshop (June 7-9) registration is LIVE!

The registration for the Community-Based Social Marketing workshop is now live at: https://go.uvm.edu/cbsm2022 What: Community-Based Social Marketing workshop When: June 7, 8 and 9, 2022 from 8:30 AM – ~1:00 PM ET Where: Online via Zoom Who: This workshop is intended for watershed groups working in the Lake Champlain basin and anyone working to educate to promote environmentally sustainable behaviors […]

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Vermont Council on World Affairs Presents: Developing a More Inclusive Approach to Climate Change Policy – May 5

The third event of the Vermont Council on World Affairs 2022 International Speaker Series., focusing on Developing a More Inclusive Approach to Climate Change Policy includes a full day of virtual programming and in-person evening reception at Champlain College on Thursday, May 5th.  If any Champlainers would like to attend, kindly let Christina Erickson know by May 1st.

Clean Cities University Workforce Development Program Summer 2022

We are pleased to share the launch of the Summer 2022 term of the U.S. Department of Energy’s Clean Cities University Workforce Development Program (CCUWDP). This summer, CCUWDP is offering 48 workforce development program positions across the nation and applications are now available.  This is a wonderful opportunity for students looking to gain experience in […]

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VTIPL March 2022 Newsletter – Register Now for Our Spring Conference!

Photo courtesy Donna C. RobertsGreen Mountains, Blue Water NewsLimits to Growth: Finding Pathways to a Sustainable Future – Register Now for VTIPL Spring Conference – April 24, Norwich, VTVTIPL Virtual Screening of Film, Youth v. Gov, with Youth Panel – April 14Bill McKibben: This is How We Defeat Putin & Other Petrostate AutocratsIPCC 6th Assessment Report – Extent […]

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