Tag Archives: Students
A Simple Question: The Story of STRAW

A Simple Question: The Story of STRAW

Celebrates the power of a child’s curiosity, and a teacher who honored it. Emmy nominated!

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Teachings of the Tree People

Teachings of the Tree People

“The trees were our first teachers.”

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Brower Youth Awards 2008

Brower Youth Awards 2008

Earth Island Institute established the Brower Youth Awards in 2000 to honor founder and legendary environmental activist, David R. Brower and to call forth a new generation of leaders. Emmy award winner!

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Fruit Tree Tour

Fruit Tree Tour

Traveling in a veggie oil-powered caravan, 25 earth educators teach students about sustainable ecology through a day long program that includes West African agricultural drumming and earth-conscious hip-hop, planting over 1000 fruit trees at urban schools. Emmy award winner!

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Coffee to Go: A Fair Trade Story

Coffee to Go: A Fair Trade Story

Why are 25 million coffee farmers impoverished while we spend more and more for our coffee? What can we do about it?

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Building Community with Greenspace

Building Community with Greenspace

Yale students work together with many different urban New Haven neighborhoods to create green spaces, urban rehabilitation, safety and pride.

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Solar Decathlon

Solar Decathlon

Students compete at Washington DC’s National Mall in a nationwide mission to design and build a solar-powered home.

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