Environmental Education Issues

New Felton library and discovery park coming soon - Santa Cruz Sentinel

May 24, 2018 - 11:27pm

New Felton library and discovery park coming soon
Santa Cruz Sentinel
Environmental learning and literacy is a theme embraced by the library itself via art and other features. “You'll have this feeling of being in nature when you're in the library and once you walk out you'll flow right into the park,” said county Parks ...

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WPI Students Bringing Water Storage and Environmental Education to Paxton Farm - WPI News

May 24, 2018 - 8:35am

WPI News

WPI Students Bringing Water Storage and Environmental Education to Paxton Farm
WPI News
Without a healthy garden available, the farm was limited in its educational programs for children, and its function as a whole. As a result, TBT owner Lisa Burris contacted Elisabeth Stoddard, assistant teaching professor in the Environmental and ...

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Smithfield Foods Donates $25000 to the Chesapeake Bay Foundation to Fund Environmental Education Programs in ... - Markets Insider

May 24, 2018 - 7:07am

Markets Insider

Smithfield Foods Donates $25000 to the Chesapeake Bay Foundation to Fund Environmental Education Programs in ...
Markets Insider
SMITHFIELD, Va., May 23, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Smithfield Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Smithfield Foods, Inc., recently announced a $25,000 donation to the Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF). The gift will support CBF's environmental ...

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Maryland schools go green with environment programs - The Star Democrat

May 24, 2018 - 3:56am

Maryland schools go green with environment programs
The Star Democrat
“The Maryland Association for Environmental and Outdoor Education manages and runs the Maryland Green Schools program,” Collard said. “MAEOE is nonprofit that has been in operation since 1985, and it is fostering Maryland's environmental stewards ...

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'Double Dawgs' program offers University of Georgia educational pathway - The Albany Herald

May 23, 2018 - 4:36pm

The Albany Herald

'Double Dawgs' program offers University of Georgia educational pathway
The Albany Herald
TIFTON — The University of Georgia's “Double Dawgs” program is a significant recruiting tool for the university's College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, Breanna Coursey, the CAES director of student and employer engagement, said.

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Schuylkill Center in Roxborough offers natural escape within the city - Montgomery Newspapers

May 23, 2018 - 3:42pm

Schuylkill Center in Roxborough offers natural escape within the city
Montgomery Newspapers
ROXBOROUGH >> More than 300 acres of forests, fields, ponds and streams make the Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education a unique fixture in a big city. Located in Upper Roxborough, the Schuylkill Center was founded in 1965, and it is the first ...

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Smithfield Foods Donates $25,000 to the Chesapeake Bay ... - GlobeNewswire (press release)

May 23, 2018 - 3:22pm

GlobeNewswire (press release)

Smithfield Foods Donates $25,000 to the Chesapeake Bay ...
GlobeNewswire (press release)
SMITHFIELD, Va., May 23, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Smithfield Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Smithfield Foods, Inc., recently announced a ...

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Smithfield Foods Donates $25000 to the Chesapeake Bay Foundation to Fund Environmental Education Programs in ... - GlobeNewswire (press release)

May 23, 2018 - 3:22pm

Smithfield Foods Donates $25000 to the Chesapeake Bay Foundation to Fund Environmental Education Programs in ...
GlobeNewswire (press release)
SMITHFIELD, Va., May 23, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Smithfield Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Smithfield Foods, Inc., recently announced a $25,000 donation to the Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF). The gift will support CBF's environmental ...
Smithfield Foods Announces $85K Sponsorship of 'Envirothon'Environmental Leader

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Notable Gifts for Wednesday, May 23 - Richmond.com

May 22, 2018 - 10:32pm

Notable Gifts for Wednesday, May 23
Richmond.com
Audubon Naturalist Society,; $20,000 for an innovative pilot project combining its award-winning “GreenKids” environmental education program for students in two Loudoun County elementary schools with its community watershed stewardship program for ...

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Bristol County Savings Bank gives Buttonwood Park Zoo $300K for ... - SouthCoastToday.com

May 22, 2018 - 5:26pm

SouthCoastToday.com

Bristol County Savings Bank gives Buttonwood Park Zoo $300K for ...
SouthCoastToday.com
The Buttonwood Park Zoological Society received a donation of $300000 at a check presentation ceremony from longtime supporter Bristol County Savings ...

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Monroe School is only elementary school in Illinois — and one of 46 nationally — to receive Green Ribbon School Award - Chicago Tribune

May 22, 2018 - 4:05pm

Chicago Tribune

Monroe School is only elementary school in Illinois — and one of 46 nationally — to receive Green Ribbon School Award
Chicago Tribune
Aurora Allen admitted to being excited when she learned Monroe School had been named as a recipient of the 2018 Green Ribbon School Award from the U.S. Department of Education. Monroe was the only elementary school in Illinois to receive the 2018 ...

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No worries, Teatown visitors: Land will be protected - The Journal News | LoHud.com

May 22, 2018 - 3:27pm

The Journal News | LoHud.com

No worries, Teatown visitors: Land will be protected
The Journal News | LoHud.com
The idea: share with the public the environment's educational value. Staff of Teatown Lake Reservation, formed in 1963, worked with garden counterparts to develop the educational programs for visitors. With the 1980 lease, Teatown fully assumed that role.

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Cape Education Briefs - Nantucket Island Inquirer

May 22, 2018 - 2:07am

Cape Education Briefs
Nantucket Island Inquirer
Falmouth High School, Cape Cod Academy and the Nantucket Community School were among 32 schools and organizations honored at a Statehouse ceremony Tuesday for excellence in energy and environmental education. Chris Brothers, science ...

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Areas of focus, funding options discussed - Salina Journal

May 21, 2018 - 10:11pm

Salina Journal

Areas of focus, funding options discussed
Salina Journal
... local foods; community marketing and branding; a preschool for the Ell-Saline School District; early child services; mental health services; a nonprofit incubator; public transportation; affordable housing; employment pathways; and environmental ...

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Gustavus lauded for going green - Mankato Free Press

May 21, 2018 - 8:46pm

Mankato Free Press

Gustavus lauded for going green
Mankato Free Press
... colleges nationwide lauded for its environmentalism by the U.S. Department of Education. Gustavus was named a "Green Ribbon School" by the Education Department for its wide-ranging commitment to environmental education and sustainable practices.

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Harford students, teachers honored with Green Awards - Baltimore Sun

May 21, 2018 - 8:01am

Baltimore Sun

Harford students, teachers honored with Green Awards
Baltimore Sun
Harford Glen Environmental Center recently hosted its 10th Annual Environmental Scholarship and Green Awards event. The Green Awards are presented to committed volunteers, local businesses and educators who are dedicated to the support of Harford ...

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Cape Education Briefs - Cape Cod Times

May 21, 2018 - 3:16am

Cape Education Briefs
Cape Cod Times
Falmouth High School, Cape Cod Academy and the Nantucket Community School were among 32 schools and organizations honored at a Statehouse ceremony Tuesday for excellence in energy and environmental education. Chris Brothers, science ...

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St. Columbkille Elementary honored for environmental education - telegraphherald.com

May 20, 2018 - 2:11am

St. Columbkille Elementary honored for environmental education
telegraphherald.com
A Dubuque parochial school has received national recognition for its commitment to environmental awareness. St. Columbkille Elementary School was named a 2018 U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon School, according to a press release from ...

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Honors abound at 2018 Environmental Conservation Dinner - ThisWeek Community News

May 20, 2018 - 12:11am

ThisWeek Community News

Honors abound at 2018 Environmental Conservation Dinner
ThisWeek Community News
Wick Poetry Center at Kent State University — Environmental Education. ‒ Ted and Swanny Voneida — Environmental Activism. ‒ Lynn Gregor — Environmental Stewardship. ‒ Portage County Beekeepers — Environmental Stewardship. ‒ Mantaline Corp.

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Honors abound at 2018 Environmental Conservation Dinner - The Columbus Dispatch

May 20, 2018 - 12:01am

The Columbus Dispatch

Honors abound at 2018 Environmental Conservation Dinner
The Columbus Dispatch
Wick Poetry Center at Kent State University — Environmental Education. ‒ Ted and Swanny Voneida — Environmental Activism. ‒ Lynn Gregor — Environmental Stewardship. ‒ Portage County Beekeepers — Environmental Stewardship. ‒ Mantaline Corp.

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