ECOEXPERIENCES: UNIVERSITY SUSTAINABILITY TOUR

“Our goal is to connect people interested in learning about sustainability, while also showcasing UT’s efforts in sustainability,” said Kristen Cetin, University of Texas Civil/Architectural Engineering PhD student.

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group1 EcoExperiences: University Sustainability Tour
Student from Akins High School toured the University of Texas at Austin campus as part of the first pilot Sustainability Tour. The high school students learned about sustainability and college opportunities through interactive activities, talks and laboratory visits. “Our...
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IMG_2905 EcoExperiences: Edwards Aquifer Outdoor Collaboration
Despite chilly November temperatures, students from two Austin high schools recently explored Barton Springs and the greenbelt to learn about the geology and biology of the Edwards aquifer. “I believe education in situ is the best way to change lives for the better....
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1926830_717199905039538_5203060048036005774_n EcoExperiences: Green Gates Farm
Green Gate Farms recently hosted 9th grade students for a day of farm fun, work, and exploration. Students toured the farm, helped with daily tasks, and learned about bee keeping, nitrogen cycles, sustainable practices, and more. The students are working on video presentations...
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of teachers implementing Design Studio report that the program increased their students’ acquisition of specific 21st century skills
"The EcoRise program gives students an opportunity to explore green solutions for global problems. The majority of my students commented that it really opened their eyes to the issues that surround us."
— EcoRise Partner Teacher