Want to get paid to garden this summer? Consider applying to become one of the first ‘Seed
to Table' garden interns.
The Seed to Table interns will work from May - August on the
Seed to Table garden and also participate in educational opportunities relating
to environmentally friendly living and sustainable agriculture. Interns will
work an average of five days a week and have two days off (both interns will
not have the same days off) Interns will be paid a $4,000.00 stipend for the
summer. Funding is provided through the
Mellon Foundation. Housing will be
The Interns will be expected to spend at least ten hours working
with Seed to Table before the end of spring term. Interns will be expected to take part in
additional educational opportunities throughout the summer, and present a
conclusion of their experience during a meal at the beginning of the Fall 2011
From March 28th to April 15th dorms compete with dorms and houses with houses to achieve the greatest per person electricity reduction. Winners enjoy a mock-tail party.
Visit our Building Dashboard frequently to see which residence is winning, how much your residence has saved and tips on reducing your electricity.
Powershift is the nation's largest youth and largest environmental rally, with over 10,000 students joining together in Washington D.C. from April 15-18.
SLU plans on being there, and if you want to come -this is the chance
to sign up!It is a weekend of some of the biggest environmental activists
getting students informed and pumped about pathways to clean energy,
breaking down dirty energy, and getting big campus action, culminating
into a HUGE student rally.
We have received some funding from the Mellon Grant and the cost of the trip will be very
affordable if at all. And the BEST time to register is at THIS MEETING.