1990’s

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

One World, One Chance – Eco Action 1991

1991 Plans 1991 Earth Week Eco Action held a week-long celebration in honor of the earth and sustainable living. Speakers from the Penn State Faculty spoke throughout the week on various aspects of environmentalism. The Earth Day celebration took place on the HUB Lawn. Local elementary school student read poems, professors spoke, bands played, and… Read more One World, One Chance – Eco Action 1991

Because Good Planets are Hard to Find – Eco Action 1989-1990

Teach-In 1989 Earth Day CFC Protest  Eco Action marched in New York City to demand the stop of the production of CFCs on Earth Day in 1989. “Citizens in the United States and around the world demand that corporations drastically reduce the production of greenhouse gasses, including a halt in the production of chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs)–deadly… Read more Because Good Planets are Hard to Find – Eco Action 1989-1990