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Kevin Bacher '89 says he has one of the best jobs in the world, giving presentations and coordinating volunteers for Mount Rainier National Park.
The Sustainability Leadership Semester is offered every fall semester at the Merry Lea Environmental Learning Center of Goshen College, a 1,189-acre nature sanctuary (30 minutes southeast of the main campus near Wolf Lake, Indiana). The fully-accredited experience comprises 15 credits over five classes, and is open to upper-level students from any major and from any school.
A key element of Goshen College sustainability is the Merry Lea Environmental Learning Center, a 1200-acre preserve.
It's hard to believe that just a few weeks ago we played broomball over lunch break. Walking back from the frozen wetland, I heard a black-capped chickadee call out the famous “fee-bee,” the notes a whole step apart
For the past several years, Goshen College has been a leader in the community in taking steps toward reducing its carbon footprint.
Number of days that sustainability students and faculty spend canoeing on the Elkhart & St. Joseph Rivers
Inaugural year of the Sustainability Leadership Semester
Acres of lawn Goshen College has restored to native landscaping
Acres of land to explore at GC’s Merry Lea Environmental Learning Center