October 18th, 2011 by Gaby
Where my seniors at? What about my juniors? Sophomores? Freshman? It’s Spirit Month after all and a time to show your school spirit! (I’m going to use this moment as an opportunity to shamelessly plug Spirit Month and the new DOT projects, but that’s not what this blog is about!)
Seniors, not to stress you out, but it’s time to start thinking about that exciting next of phase of your life. Let’s talk about college.
There are many important factors that go into choosing the right college for you, whether it be location, size, areas of study, sports or the social scene. Everybody looks for something different. And even though ACE is focused on high school students, you don’t have to stop being active in green clubs. In fact, you can even think of college as simply as being a new school, new leadership opportunity!
I’m here to to tell you about some of the best green schools. Check it out:
The first ever carbon-neutral college campus was the College of the Atlantic in Bar Harbor, Maine. The tiny school (they only have 300 students and one major- human ecology!) set the trend way back in 2007, devoting a huge chunk of their budget to carbon-offsetting efforts.
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