Zero Waste Week is Coming, 3/17 – 3/23/13

Zero Waste Week is Coming, 3/17 - 3/23/13

The Ecology Center is co-sponsoring a week of activities, including tours, receptions, speaking engagements and meetings all about Zero Waste. Attendees will include discard management and recycling professionals, service providers and activists as well as local, regional, state and national elected officials and policy-makers and members of the media. Events included are:
Youth Convergence,
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Youth Food Justice Leader Johnathan Hill Shares His Experience at Rooted in Community Conference

Youth Food Justice Leader Johnathan Hill Shares His Experience at Rooted in Community Conference

Johnathan Hill, a site coordinator at the Ecology Center’s Farm Fresh Choice produce stands for over three years now, recently concluded his summer with an amazing experience: working on the formation of a youth-led, national movement advocating for food justice. Johnathan attended the Rooted in Community conference during the final week of July, and since… Read more »

The Economics of Happiness Conference This Weekend, March 23-25

The Economics of Happiness Conference This Weekend, March 23-25

Attendees of this weekends’ conference will have the chance to sit in on a workshop lead by the Ecology Center’s Executive Director Martin Bourque along with Annie Leonard from the Story of Stuff. Join the discussion on Rewriting the Story of Stuff: “From extraction to production, use and disposal, all the stuff in our … Read more »