Archive for the ‘Gardening/Composting’ Category
Here is a video that students completed during a workshop!
The final Green Team Meeting for the semester will take place in Room MC-002 on Thursday,¬†December 6th¬†from 7:30 to 8:00am. ¬†The sole focus of this meeting will be to seek input from community members on the immediate, short-term, and long-term goals for a Sustainability Plan for the Roosevelt Community. ¬†If you would like to have [...]
On Sunday¬†16 of September, three Eco-Club students (Gabrielle Menghedot, Johanne Dalhaugh and Naomi Quispe) were present at the cleanup of Pantanos de Villa, South of Lima. There were many organizations present, including Municipalidad de Lima, Sernanp, Scouts del Per√ļ, Movimiento Protecbio, Grupo Comando Ecologico and Policia Nacional del Per√ļ. We were divided into groups were [...]
‚ÄúThe Give Life‚ÄĚ was definitely one of the most successful activities at the Family Fun Night. And guess what? The Eco Club itself held it. The activity consisted of having two teams race to fill up a water bottle to the brim. However, it was not just any water bottle ‚Äď it had the painting [...]
International Writing Competition for Young People on the Subject of Water If you like to write, care about water resources and the environment, enjoy competition and/or are interested in representing Peru in an international competition with a top prize of a trip to Switzerland‚Ä¶..this is the announcement for you. The ‚Äú2013 International Letter Writing Competition [...]
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Reducing FDRs Carbon Footprint by examining the alternatives for heating the School Pool (GIN Carbon offset)
Alternatives for the current system of burning gas are being looked into. Students have contacted Eco-Peru for the installation of solar water heaters on the pool roof. The funding for the panels is being requested from the PTA. A meeting was held regarding the issue, and a site visit has been arranged.
Sodas are no longer being sold on campus. Students are being asked on their input regarding healthy food choices at school. Email Jeannette Prazen for any suggestions: firstname.lastname@example.org