Choosing what we eat is something most of us are lucky enough to do at least three times a day. As Michael Pollan states, with each meal we have an opportunity to vote to change the world. With World Food Day approaching on October 16, this is a great opportunity for us to stop and reflect on our choices.Read More
Following the Mercy tradition of caring for Earth, Saint Joseph’s College of Maine supports a broad cross-section of sustainability efforts and has integrated these Mercy values into the curriculum and campus life. Each of the College’s 1,000 students must enroll in the core course Environmental Science 300: Ecology and the Environmental Challenge. This course teaches basic ecological principles, the major environmental challenges facing the planet, and potential solutions to these challenges.
Learn more about how Saint Joseph's College is fostering care for the Earth here.