PESC News

President's Environmental Sustainability Council

22 March 2019

Gustavus students and other community members marched in support of strong Gustavus climate action and made a presentation at the Faculty Meeting on the same day. See the event Facebook page to learn more about the effort. See also a video summary of the public event and the full presentation to the March 22 Faculty Meeting.

Students marching during Groundswell Day

5 March, 2019

Here is an example the environmental leadership displayed by our students. . Alex Theship's documentary on environmental spirituality is a part of the many student environmental efforts on and off-campus. 

 

9 February, 2019

MN Senator Tina Smith came to campus to learn more about Gustavus' environmental efforts. PESC members David Obermiller, Steve Kjellgren, Darsa Donelan, Scott Moeller, James Dontje, and Dale Plemmons were part of the group that welcomed the senator along with students Emily Carlson, Tasnim Lamisa, Alex Theship-Rosales, James Miller, and Courtney Bunn.

Minnesota's US Senator Tina Smith on-campus Feb. 9, 2019.

10 November, 2017

The official President's Environmental Sustainability Committee (PESC) website is now available at https://gustavus.edu/president/pesc/. Meeting background information on campus environmental sustainability as well as PESC agendas and meeting notes can be found there

11 September, 2017

The inaugural meeting of the Gustavus President’s Environmental Sustainability Council washeld on September 11, 2017.photo of PESC meeting

6 September, 2017

Gustavus moves to single sort recycling across campus: