Three Responses to "Climate Reality" Program
Just In: If You Were a Sustainability Manager
Sustain Your Town
If you were hired as your city's Sustainability Manager, what would you do? How would you approach the role? Sustainability consultant Claire Cummins responds with a brisk rundown of key strategies for Summit, NJ, as if she's already on the job. Read More
Newark DIG - Doing Infrastructure Green
Citizens, Nonprofits Collaborate on Storm Water Management
To address the issue of potential flooding in Newark during heavy rains, a newly released video captures the efforts of a coalition of 14 civic, academic, and service organizations to educate the city’s residents on ways to better manage stormwater runoff.
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NEWARK Video Reveals Civic Sensibility of the Next Generation
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Civics Quiz & Quotes
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1. What were the first 4 US presidential cabinet positions, and in which year were they established by law?
2. When and how was Inauguration Day moved from March 4 to January 20?
3. When and on what day do new terms of US senators and representatives begin?
4. When is Election Day, 2017?
The papal encyclical, Laudato Si', provides a deeply coherent basis for understanding society, ecology and the environment. Enjoy key words and phrases below.
Powerful phrases from Laudato Si'
The lessons of the global financial crisis have not been assimilated, and we are learning all too slowly the lessons of environmental deterioration."  Read more
- economic/economy 81
- wealth/wealthier 4