ACE BlogHOT & BOTHERED

The Results are In: ACE Action Fellowship Puts Youth on Pathway of Climate Leadership

We’ve heard directly from students, teachers, parents and community leaders that youth in our leadership network are optimistic, courageous and empowered when it comes to creating lasting solutions to climate change in their communities.

Read more >>

This post currently has Be the first to comment!

Day in the Life of an ACE Action Fellow: Part 2

Alicia Wong is an ACE Action Fellow who is writing a monthly blog series on her experiences with her fellowship. In September, she wrote about how her club won recycling bins for her school through the Coca-Cola–Keep America Beautiful Bin Grant program.

Read more >>

This post currently has Be the first to comment!

My Experience at the EPA Hearing

On Wednesday, July 30th 2014, I spoke at an EPA hearing in Atlanta on the Clean Power Plan, a proposal to limit C02 emissions from coal-fired power plants

Read more >>

This post currently has Be the first to comment!

Where Are They Now? Thamires Nunes

I had a drive to do something – anything – that would spark a revolution for a better future. Finally, my sophomore year of high school, I found this amazing organization that put the power of the individual into a reality. An organization through which individuals join together in strength and unity to fight the biggest threat to our future: climate change. That organization was ACE.

Read more >>

This post currently has Be the first to comment!

Action: The Only Choice

 This is a guest post by Kerry Brock.

Kerry Brock is a Massachusetts high school student and a in ’s network, originally from Scotland. She moved to the US when she was eight years old and to Massachusetts for her freshman year of high school. During high school, she’s been very involved in the climate movement and saw there was a

Read more >>

This post currently has 1 comment.

The Future that We Deserve

This is a guest post by Alumna, .

The life of a youth climate activist can be extreme. I’ve been involved with climate activism since age 12, and as a Senior at Harvard College, I’ve experienced many highs and lows. I’ve experienced moments of depression—when the adults ignore your voice because “you’re a kid,” when the latest IPCC report comes out or when you truly think about …

Read more >>

This post currently has 2 comments already!

One Climate Action Fellow’s Update: How We Won Recycling Bins for Our School

Hello everyone! My name is Alicia Wong. I am the president of the environmental club at my school, Edward C. Reed HS in Sparks, Nevada. I am also a Climate Action Fellow at ACE. I am going to start a monthly blog about my experience of being an ACE Climate Action Fellow and how I balance that with my work in my club to my school work.

Read more >>

This post currently has Be the first to comment!

Speaking Up for Solar in Nevada

Liz Garcia is a recent graduate of Spanish Springs High School in Sparks, Nevada. She was president of her school’s Action Team the Green Paws and worked to make her school Idle Free.

Read more >>

This post currently has Be the first to comment!

Where Are They Now – Jonny Behrens

The Start of a Long Path in the Student Progressive Environmental Movement

Read more >>

This post currently has Be the first to comment!

Hug High Goes Idle Free

That’s right — Idle Free Schools has struck again. This time it was Proctor R. Hug High School in Reno, Nevada.

Read more >>

This post currently has Be the first to comment!