Tag: Sustainability Learning Community

In case you missed it …

Yesterday’s Log Extra had info on the year in review, Avenue Q, a Learning Community pilot, a student app developer and more — plus a recap of Saturday’s commencement festivities. Click the links for more: UW-Green Bay celebrates Terrific 2013 Tickets on sale Thursday for Jan. 6 benefit performance of Avenue Q Pilot learning community […]

Feature: New student ‘community’ learns together on green field trip

We have an interesting report on the inaugural Sustainability Learning Community at UW-Green Bay. The community is made up of 15 sophomores who, when registering for fall 2013 courses near the end of their freshman years last spring, committed to take three common core courses and participate in sustainability-education activities this semester. Earlier this month, […]

Student ‘Sustainabilty Community’ learns together on green field trip

From a farm field looking up 262 feet at a GE wind turbine, to standing on the sandy banks of the Wisconsin River, a short walk down a path from Aldo Leopold’s shack, students participating in the inaugural Sustainability Learning Community experienced for themselves some of the complex issues surrounding human impact on the environment and the differing perspectives on these issues.