Long Lane Farms along with the College of the Environment and Bon Appetit are co-sponsoring the annual Pumpkin Festival this Saturday, October 14th from 12pm – 4pm at Long Lane Farm.
There will be tours of the farm, bands, activities, student groups, pie eating contest, farmer’s market, pumpkins for sale, free veggie burgers and cider and much more!
Weather should be amazing for October, so come join us! Tell your classmates to come on down!
Join us next week for movies, succulents, pumpkin carving, and free reusable mugs! Events are sponsored by Wesleyan Sustainability Office, College of the Environment, Earth & Environmental Studies, Residential Life, and/or Long Lane Farm.
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The Wesleyan Green Fund is now accepting applications for new committee members!
The Green Fund Committee is responsible for allocating over $85,000 each year to environmental initiatives led by students, faculty, and staff. The committee meets every Tuesday from 6:30-8:30pm. You can find more information about The Green Fund and examples of projects we have funded on our website: http://www.wesleyangreenfund.org/.
Applications are due October 2 at noon. You can find the application form at: http://www.wesleyangreenfund.org/apply-be-on-the-green-fund/.
Please contact Ingrid Eck (firstname.lastname@example.org) with any questions you might have.
There are four temporary opportunities available in the Wesleyan Sustainability Office for the 2017-18 school year. Applications are accepted now through Friday, September 15th; interviews will take place in third week of September. Both positions are slated to begin the week of October 2nd. To apply for either position, email email@example.com with resume, 1-2 references, and 1-2 paragraph statement of interest.
- Provide program support and faculty assistance for the Sustainability Across the Curriculum program, which helps faculty to integrate sustainability into their courses.
- Develop and run focus groups and surveys to assess recycling habits at Wesleyan and in Middletown