Thursday, February 09, 2017
Sewanee's office of Environmental Stewardship and Sustainability (ESS) is responsible for shepherding the University’s commitment to sustainable living on campus and the environmentally sound management and educational use of its 13,000 acre landb
Kevin Fouts unties a turtle trap to show a common snapping turtle to a group of high school students in July 2018. (Vanessa Moss/Sewanee)
Planet Forward Correspondent | Sewanee: The University of the South
Thursday, February 28, 2019
The coordinator for the Sewanee Headwaters Initiative, Kevin Fouts, shares insights about the connection between water management practices and their impacts.
Tags: biology, ecology, streams, waterways, watershed, pollutants, Biodiversity, pfcorrespondent
Sewanee's 13,000-acre campus, otherwise known as the "Domain." (Photo courtesy of the University of the South)
Eco-Auto Club at University of the South
Wednesday, August 10, 2011
So long as you have the power of innovation, there is no such thing as junk. The Eco-Auto Club, a student organization at Sewanee (The University of The South), has devised a method for reducing the miles per gallon of beat-up, old "clunkers." WATCH...
Thursday, August 25, 2011
In this week's webisode, we take a look at a video submitted to us by Sewanee’s Eco-Auto Club. The students set out to take a 1998 Ford Explorer with 231,000 miles and transform it into a more energy efficient "Eco Explorer" vehicle. Would you do...
Tags: Electric Vehicle, secretary chu, TED, sewanee, shai agassi, EcoCar
Sewanee: University of the South
Friday, March 03, 2017
I created a storymap on ArcGIS online to describe Housing Sewanee's new project, which will consist of seven nearly self-sustaining homes. The project's story and impact, however, extends far beyond the homes themselves.
Tuesday, December 06, 2016
Here you will find all of the pieces posted by the inaugural Planet Forward Correspondent team. Learn more about these talented students: