Environmental Librarian Blog and others
Labels for "trash" bins:
Recycling bin message
"Way to go!
Saves more $ than landfilling trash
Saves valuable land"
Recycling: giving second, third, and endless chances.
Meetings and Events
Wednesday, Oct 24, 2012: Preparing students for climate change: Campus Sustainability Day 2012 Over 70 campuses have registered events ranging from local food potlucks to film screenings to panel discussions. You and your campus community can join a live, interactive Keynote Broadcast, featuring Geoffrey Chase, Julie Elzanati, Debera Johnson, Neil
Friday, Apr 11, 2014: Apply for C2C Fellows C2C Fellows is designed for young people who want to change the world by the time they are thirty.
Friday, Apr 25, 2014 to Sunday, Apr 27, 2014: C2C Fellows: Sustainability Leadership WorkshopsFor current students and young professionals who want high-impact careers in sustainable business and politics.
Wednesday, Sep 10, 2014: Meeting -- Fall 2014In S-108 at 12:30 pm. Everyone is welcome. Meets every 2 weeks. Come help NSCC be more sustainable.
Sunday, Sep 14, 2014: Healthy and Sustainable Living MOOC 2014 The first annual Healthy and Sustainable Living MOOC will start on September 1, 2014 on WizIQ
Thursday, Sep 18, 2014: Ride for Reading Book Delivery 12:15-2:45If you like to ride bicycles...help deliver books to the Park Avenue Enhanced Option Elementary School. Meet at the Richland Creek Greenway parking lot off of White Bridge Pike, the route is 4 miles and is a mix of greenway and secondary surface streets.
Thursday, May 14, 2015 to Sunday, May 17, 2015: Tennessee Bike SummitIn Knoxville in 2015. Learn about best practices for advancing cycling in Tennessee.
"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
- Last Updated Jul 30, 2014
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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Environmental Concerns Committee
NSCC faculty and staff committee.