Conservation of Water at Simmons College

by Kathleen Lawson I am concerned with the current water usage at Simmons College, and I do not believe anyone has seriously brought attention to the issue. will be working with students of Simmons College who are concerned about the current water usage of the...

Sustainability Education at Camp

by Bridget Deyeso My action plan is to create a sustainability education program at Camp Hoffman. This program will be planned through experimentation during the summer of 2017 and will officially be implemented the summer of 2018. Campers from 1st through 12th grade...

Greening my Community

by Julia St.Clair My goal for my Community Action Plan is to create a volunteer-based group of ‘green-oriented’ people to spend time working in the various community gardens, farms, and green spaces in my neighborhood of Bushwick in Brooklyn. The “Bushwick...

Zagster Bike Share

by Allie Hickox I proudly introduce the idea of implementing a bike share system. I have researched many different types of existing bike share companies and found that Zagster bike share would be a wonderful partner to be successful in this project. As a company they...

Vermicomposting at Flagler College

by Alicia Simpson I noticed in my school an extreme waste of food each day. As a school of 2,500 or so students there is only one dining hall, but that is where most people eat on the weekdays and even weekends. As the system is set up right now, students return their...

Divestment at Simmons

by Charlotte Rivard I’m interested in getting Simmons to divest from fossil fuels, which of course cause climate change and various health concerns. The college’s current investment in fossil fuels does not represent who the student’s are/ what they...

Reestablishing the Household Garden

by Jessica Setter For over two years now, my family’s garden has been dormant. Even though our neighbor continued to give us vegetables, we had nothing to exchange. This year, it is time for a change. My plan is to expand the garden so we can grow more food and...