Environmental Council hosted a Grants Fair to highlight the many projects funded for the 2009-2010 academic year. Nearly $25,000 was awarded to members of the Middlebury community for campus sustainability projects.
Come listen to presentations from seniors in Environmental Studies
Middlebury College alumni received awards in the 2010 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program.
Join Middlebury students this weekend for a clean energy bike rally, starting on the capital steps in Montpelier. Students have challenged Vermont's gubernatorial candidates to replace Vermont Yankee with renewable energy.are working to make sure that Vermont Yankee is closed down and replaced with safe and affordable clean energy.
Princeton Review's Guide to 286 Green Colleges highlights colleges and universities with an above average commitment to sustainability initiatives and activities. Middlebury was also named one of the top 15 colleges in the 2010 Green Honor Roll.
Events this week include a film festival, the annual Margolin lecture, alumni artists, green jobs, and Middlebury Earth Hour.
The U.S. Department of Energy announced on April 15 that Middlebury College has been selected to participate in Solar Decathlon 2011, in which 20 teams of college and university students will compete to design and build an energy-efficient solar-powered house. Read more in The Campus and MiddMag.
Students and staff took on the snowy weather to engage people in a conversation about climate change at Winter Carnival.
Interactive display allows viewers to explore energy use, water use, and solar electricity production in real time.
Apply for an Environmental Council sustainability grant for up to $2500. Preference will be given to proposals that address issues related to transportation alternatives, and food and dining, but all proposals are welcome.