Category Archives: Courses and Programs

INTERNSHIP: Environmental Living and Permaculture Design in Costa Rica

The Punta Mona Center for Sustainable Living & Education offers a Permaculture Design Course and Environmental Living Internship, which is open to students of all ages from all over the world. The Punta Mona Center for Sustainable Living and Education is one of … Continue reading

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COURSE: Biomass to Biofuels at UVM

Biomass to Biofuels course 2013 Fall Semester, University of Vermont- Bio Renewable Energy Program Registration now open 4 Credits, August 26, 2013 to December 4, 2013 (Wednesdays & Fridays 12:00pm to 3:00pm; (No classes during the regular breaks plus days … Continue reading

Posted in Courses and Programs, Vermont/New England

BEYOND UVM PROGRAM: Summer Intensive – Grassroots Sustainable Community Development in Eugene, OR

3rd Annual Community Transformations Summer Intensive Program Solutions from the Grassroots June 24 to July 26 Eugene, Oregon Are you ready to make positive, meaningful change in the world? Community Transformations is a one-of-a-kind opportunity to live a wholesome lifestyle, … Continue reading

Posted in Beyond UVM, Courses and Programs, Western US

BEYOND UVM COURSE: Permaculture Design Course at Project Bona Fide, Nicaragua

Please come join us for our June Permaculture Design Course at Project Bona Fide Date: Jun 11th to the 25th Location: SW corner of Nicaragua, the volcanic island of Ometepe Site: Finca Bona Fide, a 43 acre Permaculture farm with … Continue reading

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JOB: Teaching Assistant for PSS 003, Coffee Ecologies and Livelihoods Fall 2013

I am seeking a Teaching Assistant for Coffee Ecologies and Livelihoods (PSS 003) for Fall 2013. This is a paid job, with a time commitment of approximately 10 hours per week. Being a TA is an excellent opportunity to demonstrate and … Continue reading

Posted in Courses and Programs, Jobs, Vermont/New England

COURSE: U Mass Online courses on climate change mitigation and adaptation

The Department of Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning at the University of Massachusetts is offering two intensive 6-week, 3-credit online courses on climate change this summer. The courses are open to master’s students as well as upper-level undergrads from any … Continue reading

Posted in Beyond UVM, Courses and Programs, Eastern US, Vermont/New England

JOB: Fall 2013 NR001 Lab TAs needed

Call for Fall 2013 NR1 Lab Instructors – Professor Walt Poleman will host info-sessions in Aiken 311 on: Wed. April 3, 5:30 -6:30 AND Tues. April 9, 5:30 – 6:30 Initial announcement and application are attached. These are PAID opportunities … Continue reading

Posted in Courses and Programs, Jobs, Vermont/New England

PROGRAM: Eco Practicum Deadline Extended to April 15th

The deadline to apply to Eco Practicum has been extended to April 15th. Eco Practicum is a summer program for college students & recent graduates. Part think-tank, part action-workshop, participants live on an environmental education facility in the heart of … Continue reading

Posted in Beyond UVM, Courses and Programs, Eastern US

PROGRAM: National Wildlife Federation Campus Ecology Fellows

It’s not too late to apply! Application deadline extended to April 14th! National Wildlife Federation’s Campus Ecology Program is currently accepting applications for our 2013 class of Campus Ecology Fellows for both UNDERGRAD and GRADUATE students. NWF’s Campus Ecology Fellows … Continue reading

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INTERNSHIP: Summer internships with Project Bona Fide, Nicaragua

Summer Internships at Project Bona Fide and Volunteer opportunities: 6-10 week internships working with animals in mature agro-ecosystems sytems, planting/design, agro-forestry practices, post harvest processing and systems integration a la Permaculture systems are now available for the summer of 2013 … Continue reading

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