Huxley students create environmental justice minor / The Western Front, Nick Belcaster

western front bannerJUNE 29, 2015    Nick Belcaster

Western students will be able to explore the idea of social justice in environmental issues next year with a new minor program created by Huxley College of the Environment.

The new environmental justice minor is slated to be offered starting winter quarter 2016, and will attempt to enlighten students as to how different social groups are affected by any environmental problem, said Tim O’Melia, a junior at Western. Continue reading

Event Announcement: Oil Train Impacts Public Forum, July 9, Bellingham / Facebook post, Coal Stop

oil train blast zone18 mins  June 30, 2015  Dena Jensen

This is a share from Forest Ethics and RE Sources. Check out the list of people on the panel; should be a very interesting and informative evening! Please share and invite those you know.

Whatcom County Residents are invited to the Oil Train Impacts Public Forum, hosted by ForestEthics and RE Sources for Sustainable Communities, will be held at the Bellingham Public Library, 210 Central Avenue on Thursday, July 9, 7:00 – 8:30 p.m. The general public is invited to attend this presentation free of charge. Continue reading