Environmental Science Club Website

Mission Statement: (Sierra Club Mission Statement)

1. Explore, enjoy, and protect the wild places of the earth
2. Practice and promote the responsible use of the earth's ecosystems and resources
3. Educate and enlist students to protect and restore the quality of the natural and human environment

Aims:

1. Activism and Action
2. Outreach and coalistion building
3. Service

Goals:

1. Promote energy sufficient technology and greater energy efficiency campuswide.
2. Continue widespread implementation of recycling programs.
3. Push for Green Building with the new buildings on campus.
4. Get Creighton signed on to Campus Climate Challenge of the Sierra Club.
5. Educate and inform students and public through outreach programs about environmental issues.
6. Hold Creighton University's Departements and Facilities Management accountable for proper environmental procedures and compliances.

Current Campaigns:

1. To get biodegradable products on campus.
Current Status: Signing the petition
2. Help with the Current Recycling Program.
Current status: Need to Attend Meeting January 18th.
Time: 2:30 - 3:30
Place: Jelinek Rm 102
3. Designing Table Tents to be put out starting February.
4. Film Festival: January 30th and every following Tuesday at 6:30, TBA

Fun Trips:

1. Camping Trip / Sandhill Crane Trip; March

Current Leadership Positions and People to Contact:

President: Anastasia Yanchilina agy98735@creighton.edu
Vice President: Susanna Jacobs susannajacobs@creighton.edu
Secretary-Treasurer: Nadia Sebastian nadiasebastian@creighton.edu
Secretary-Treasurer Helper: Alicia Donner aliciadonner@creighton.edu
Sierra Club Student Representative: Patric Sescher pat.sechser@ssc.org
Faculty Moderator: Dr. Patricia Fleming