Hunter Lovins, President of Natural Capitalism Solutions will present this portion of the National Climate Seminar series. As president of Natural Capitalism Solutions (NCS), Hunter Lovins educates senior decision makers in the business case for a Regenerative Economy. Join WFU SEAC for a listening party in the Campus Kitchen lounge. RSVP by 11/3 for complimentary lunch. [...]
Mary Anne Hitt, Director of Beyond Coal for the Sierra Club, will present this portion of the National Climate Seminar series. In 2012, Mother Jones described the Beyond Coal campaign as "a grassroots rebellion [that] is winning the biggest victory yet on climate change." Join WFU SEAC for a listening party in the Campus Kitchen lounge. [...]
Join Greeks Go Green, Student Environmental Action Coalition, Outdoor Pursuits, and Great Outdoor Provision Company for the showing of "180 Degrees South: Conquerors of the Useless." The film follows Jeff Johnson as he retraces the epic 1968 journey of his heroes Yvon Chouinard and Doug Tompkins to Patagonia. To learn more about the film visit http://www.180south.com/.
Emily Bachman (’13) was a prominent contributor to Wake Forest’s sustainability efforts throughout her four years as a student. She served as the president of the Student Environmental Action Coalition (SEAC), a shift leader and summer intern for Campus Kitchen, a regular volunteer in the Campus Garden, an intern with ARAMARK, where she worked to support [...]
Obscenely early on Sunday morning I joined eleven sleepy Deacons in a van headed to the Forward on Climate rally in Washington, DC. Five and a half hours later we arrived at a DC Metro station and boarded a train bound for the National Mall where our meager dozen joined the nearly 40,000 people gathered in [...]
More than 100 students huddled together in the Reynolda Hall lobby on March 26 to count down the seconds until the spotlights on Wait Chapel were extinguished in celebration of Earth Hour 2011. The Demon Deacon was on-hand to flip the giant light switch on the quad as the countdown reached zero. The event, sponsored by [...]
Though his daily duties change with the seasons, one element remains constant for Director of Landscaping Services, Jim Coffey – he’s always busy. Coffey, who celebrates his 25th year with the university this year, has assembled a stellar team of landscaping gurus over the years. Together, they’ve guided the university’s evolution into the park-like landscape so [...]