NVC believes that as part of our mission to become responsible members of our world community, we must also be good stewards of our environment. The links here provide information about some of the environmental challenges and solutions being proposed in the world today. There are also links providing a fun and engaging way to realize these issues through art, games and videos. Get involved and have fun too!
Grist Environmental News & Commentary
Green Futures Online Magazine
The Daily Green Consumer Guide
Story of Stuff Project
Definition of Sustainability- an animated video
Energy Star Kids
Earth Hour Game
"When we tug at a single thing in nature, we find it attached to the rest of the world."
-- John Muir, naturalist, explorer, writer (1838-1914)
- there are recycle containers throughout the academic and student areas on campus. Use them. Deposit your plastic bottles and aluminum cans there, not in the trash cans. You can also participate in America Recycles Day on November 15th by spreading the word about the importance of recycling!
Participate in our Arbor Day Observance-
November 18th, 9 a.m. - 10 a.m. Learn the basics of planting a tree while we plant a few on our campus.
Celebrate Earth Day
- every April we celebrate Earth Day on campus. In 2014, we will be expanding our Earth Day activities to the entire month of April. Join in and participate in a few or all of the activities!
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