Category Archives: Sustainable Living

Let’s Celebrate Earth Day 2017!

The air is warmer, the sky is brighter and the birds are singing which means it’s that time of year again – Earth Day! Save Maumee is holding an event to commemorate Earth Day 2017 at Heatherwood Park April 21st, 22nd and 23rd which are this Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Their goal is to plant 1,100 trees along the Maumee over the course of the weekend, but they need our help! If you would like to help plant some trees, join Save Maumee to restore some natural spaces to original glory. For more information, click the link below.

Earth Days 2017

 

Happy World Water Day!

Water is a powerful element, causing both destruction while  facilitating life. If you  have regular access to clean drinking, count yourself lucky, because you are among the few in the world who can make that claim. To appreciate water, go through your regular routine today, and think about all the times you turn on the tap, run the shower, start the dishwasher or clothes washer, water the plants, give your dog a bath, any task that requires water. Even your electricity could have required water to be generated. We love you water! To read more about World Water Day, please click the link below.

http://www.diplomatie.gouv.fr/en/french-foreign-policy/sustainable-development-environment/events/other-events/article/environment-world-water-day-22-03-17

INAEP 2017 Scholarship

The Indiana Association of Environmental Professionals (INAEP) is proud to announce the release of our 2017 scholarship application. We are offering two scholarships, each for $2,000. This scholarship is open to both undergraduate students and Master’s candidates. PhD candidates are not eligible for this award. Qualified candidates must meet the following requirements.
 
  • Currently enrolled as a full-time student at an Indiana college or university, and are at a sophomore or higher level of study as defined by their respective school;
  • Pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in an environmental-related field;
  • Possess a GPA of 2.9 or higher; and
  • Plan to reside/work in Indiana following graduation.
The scholarship application and submittal guidelines may be downloaded from our website at www.inaep.info.
 
Scholarship applications are due by 5:00 PM on Friday, March 17. The scholarship recipients will be announced on Friday, April 14.
INAEP is an active and robust environmental association that was founded in 2006, and currently is comprised of almost 200 individuals and over 30 corporate members. INAEP membership is a positive step for any new graduate seeking to find an environmental position in central Indiana, and a great forum for professors to liaison with business.
 
Questions can be directed to the INAEP general e-mail at inaepinaep@gmail.com or sent directly to the INAEP Scholarship Committee Co-Chairs Katie Wood (Katie_Wood@efiglobal.com) and Shiva Ahrens (Shiva_ahrens@efiglobal.com).
 
We request that this scholarship announcement be posted, and forwarded to all applicable departments.