How to Run a Successful Student Org

Panel Discussion on How to Run a Successful Club:  Hosted by Eco Action, Spring 2017 Overview: Build leadership early identify who wants to be a leader within your organization and train them while mentors are still around don’t let last-semester seniors hold important positions so they are around to mentor the upcoming exec board Always… Read more How to Run a Successful Student Org

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