Local Actions and Nationwide Iniatiatives

Action Plan Logo by Alec Z Drachenberg Mora This action plan will focus on participation in municipal government with an emphasis on sustainability initiatives and. Additionally it will come to include participation in Citizens Climate Lobby. In my time here in...

Community Garden

Action Plan Logo by Michaela Jurewicz For my Action Plan, I will be planting a small garden. The purpose of this garden is to supply food to the impoverished population in my neighborhood. These people depend on the local food pantry to help feed themselves and their...

Sustainability at Hudson Bagel & Coffee Co.

Action Plan Logo by Sara Beadle I have worked at Hudson Bagel and Coffee Co. for just under three years, and would like to make it a more sustainable business. This is a place that I call a home away from home and would like to see it be a happier and healthier place....

Mindful Eating Days for Skidmore College

Action Plan Logo by Bradley Sachs For my action plan, I hope to incorporate a “mindful eating day” as a monthly tradition at the Skidmore College dining hall. Currently, the Skidmore dining services strives to offer food from sources that are as local as possible....

Presidential Residence Eco-House

Action Plan Logo by Hailey Nase Ithaca College is building a new house for the college’s president. Currently, the college is in the planning and designing phase and I would like to work with the college to make this new construction sustainable. Ideally, the...

New Feats With Local Eats

Action Plan Logo by Casey May Robison For my Action Plan, I choose to focus on the locality of my food sources. Being a student studying Sustainable Agriculture, I am always thinking about food. I want to challenge myself to eat a diet that is sourced locally, with...