Breaking News
Home / Tag Archives: sustainability

Tag Archives: sustainability

September, 2017

  • 22 September

    Campus is Growing Greener Thanks to Grantham Garden

    Elle Perrin Student Writer Gardening is not just about growing things. It’s about tending to the things we are growing and caring for them with a faithful effort. Sometimes we have to get a little dirty in order to make something beautiful—something Messiah’s sustainability program knows all too well with …

April, 2017

  • 6 April

    Let’s talk about climate change

    Brandon Hoover Director of Sustainability How often do you think about global climate change? How often do your friends talk about it?  For many Americans, climate change is either an afterthought or something so overwhelming it is easier to not engage, or only consider it during the freezing polar vortex …

June, 2016

  • 15 June

    The secret life of the Messiah bees

    Madeline Crocenzi Summer Director If you walk down to the Grantham Community Garden’s lower plot across from the rec fields, you probably won’t notice anything out of the ordinary. It looks like your standard garden with rows of vegetables, some chickens and an overwhelming sense of quiet. But the two …

April, 2016

  • 22 April

    10 things you can do on Earth Day

    Valerie Bell Student Writer The anniversary of the birth of the modern environmental movement in 1970 is celebrated on April 22, what many of us know as Earth Day. There are many opportunities at Messiah to get involved with sustainability and participate in activities and tasks that are beneficial to …

February, 2016

  • 3 February

    Messiah Students Can Help Combat Global Climate Change

    Jessalyn Megerle Social Media Manager 2015 is now the hottest year on record, according to climate scientists from NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. The previous record was set by 2014, just the year before. Fifteen of the sixteen hottest years on record have occurred since 2001. Scientists project that …

December, 2015

  • 5 December

    Paris Climate Talks

    Jessalyn Megerle Pulse Social Media Manager The Paris climate talks, or COP21, have been called, “the 12 days that will decide Earth’s future.” 40,000 world leaders, scientists, experts, diplomats, and advocates met in Paris on Monday for two weeks of negotiations to hopefully create a new global climate treaty. Global …

October, 2015

  • 8 October

    Sustainability Office: What Do They Do?

    Alyssa Burd Student Writer Have you ever noticed the little office tucked in the corner just outside the Falcon? This office is for Sustainability and, although it may look small, it’s definitely accomplishing big things on campus! According to their website, the Messiah College Sustainability Office serves to “…foster a …

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox

Join other followers