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Green Jobs for a New Economy: 50 Four-year Schools with Great Green Programs

Green Jobs for a New Economy: 50 Four-year Schools with Great Green Programs

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Profiles on fifty colleges and universities that support innovative programs in environmental or sustainability studies and each having vibrant on-campus sustainability programs and organizations. These schools offer inventive programs in the curricula, and all have made a commitment to making their campus communities green and sustainable.

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Profiles on fifty colleges and universities that support innovative programs in environmental or sustainability studies and each having vibrant on-campus sustainability programs and organizations. These schools offer inventive programs in the curricula, and all have made a commitment to making their campus communities green and sustainable.

"Fast Facts" gives readers an insight into each school's commitment to sustainability and the environment and includes lists for green campus organizations, undergraduate and graduate "green" degrees, distance learning opportunities, and contact information pointing you to additional resources.

Special "green" tips section: "Top 10 Green Tips for Campus Life" PLUS "green" tidbits about RecycleMania, Keep America Beautiful: The Great American Cleanup?, "green" help for teachers, used sports equipment, the Morris K. Udall Scholarship, the Tailories Declaration, and much more!

Featuring exclusive bonus section, "What Does Being Green Mean," which examines the current interest in sustainability, President Obama's "New Energy for America" program, and key green terms and definitions, with links to more than 20 green job boards and over 30 U.S. and global organizations that support sustainability.


Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780768931006
Publisher:
Peterson's
Publication date:
12/02/2009
Sold by:
Hachette Digital, Inc.
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
209 KB

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