History

Onward on Climate – Eco Action 2014-2016

Fossil Free PSU Fossil Free PSU started in 2013 as part of the 350.org’s nation campaign to get universities to divest from the fossil fuel industry.  Today this campaign lives on as part of Eco Action. People’s CLimate March 2014 Fossil Free PSU marched in NYC as part of the People’s Climate March in 2014.… Read more Onward on Climate – Eco Action 2014-2016

Lions Should Lead – Eco Action 2010-2013

Protect Spring Creek Canyon Eco Action members protest against Penn State receiving part of Spring Creek Canyon area, previously owned by the Department of Corrections in 2010. They were concerned Penn State would no protect the land and either sell it to be developed or turn it into agricultural lands. Clean Energy March  Eco Action… Read more Lions Should Lead – Eco Action 2010-2013

Kyoto NOW! – Eco Action 2000-2009

Environmental Indicators Report “A team of 30 students (both graduate and undergraduate) and several faculty mentors and young professionals conducted the research presented here. The members of the research team displayed great tenacity and creativity in collecting the data for the various indicators. They visited the Somerset County landfill that receives Penn State’s trash, journeyed… Read more Kyoto NOW! – Eco Action 2000-2009

We <3 Drum Circles - Eco Action 1995-1999

Boycott the Daily Collegian – Protest against Insert Advertisers Eco Action protest against the paper advertisement inserts in the Daily Collegian.   To the left, Eco Action members participated in a protest where they acted as chopped Truffula trees outside Schwab Auditorium to urge students to use recycled products. EcoPalooza 1995 Eco Action continued to… Read more We <3 Drum Circles - Eco Action 1995-1999

Think Globally, Act Locally – Eco Action 1992-1994

EcoPalooza EcoPaolooza was a fall music festival held by EcoAction in the early 90’s.         Earth Day in the 90’s Eco Action Earth Day celebrations continued, drawing large crowds despite several years of unfortunate weather. Every year, Eco Action helped the Penn State and State College community celebrate the earth with bands,… Read more Think Globally, Act Locally – Eco Action 1992-1994