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This is a guide for students at NSCC interested in making the campus more sustainable and in pursuing an environmental career.
Last Updated: Mar 2, 2015 URL: Print Guide RSS Updates

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Welcome to Nashville State Community College

Help make NSCC more sustainable and find out about environmental careers.

Environmental Librarian Blog and others

Labels for "trash" bins:

Recycling bin message

 "Way to go!


Saves more $ than landfilling trash

Saves resources

Saves valuable land"

 Recycling: giving second, third, and endless chances.


Meetings and Events


Transportation Survey

How do you get to campus?


Bicycle Parking on campus

Do you know where the bicycle parking racks are on campus?


Location of bicycle parking racks?

Where should the bicycle parking be located?


Electric car charging stations

Would you like to see electric vehicle charging stations on campus?


Would you be interested in carpooling?


How often do you recycle plastic bottles/cans on campus?


Paper recycling

Would you recycle paper if there were bins on campus for students to use?


Would you be ok with e-mail updates?

If Yes, please email, or the Environmental Biking Librarian (using the Comment box on the right).


Recycle Mania (Spring 2015)

Recycle Mania is a national contest among college students across the country to see what campus can recycle the most. 

Would you like to see NSCC participate?


The AWAY Project

Climate Politics

  • Foundation for Global Community
    This is a little video about how we are all connected, and we only have this one Earth.
  • It's Laugh Lines Vs. 'Not A Joke'  
    Scientists view climate change as one of the world's most pressing long-term problems. But the issue has barely surfaced in the U.S. presidential race. President Obama has taken steps to address climate change during his time in office. Republican challenger Mitt Romney would not make it a priority in his administration.

Environmental Biking Librarian/Mobilist


Environmental quotations

"Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not."
- Dr. Seuss, "The Lorax"

"The ultimate test of man's conscience may be his willingness to sacrifice something today for future generations whose words of thanks will not be heard."
- Gaylord Nelson, former governor of Wisconsin, co-founder of Earth Day

If it can't be reduced, reused, repaired, rebuilt, refurbished, refinished, resold, composted or recycled then it should be restricted, redesigned or removed from production.
- Berkeley Ecology Center

Environment Science

Environmental Science -- BIOL 2115
by Sally Robertson - Last Updated Jan 9, 2015
This guide will help students find resources in environmental sciences, and find out about the environmental student organzation called Green Sleeves. Find out what local and national organizations are out there to help students.
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