Earth Day Weekend filled with success!

Happy Belated Earth Day! Friday was the 46th anniversary of Earth Day. In the days leading up to April 22nd, I was scolding myself for having no Earth Day themed activities booked into my schedule. What kind of environmentalist doesn’t celebrate Earth Day?! I am happy to say, I found an answer. The environmentalist who spends every…

Rethinking Waste in Red Deer, Alberta

*Text reposted from the Fulbright Canada Blog Rethinking Waste in Red Deer, Alberta By Starr Brainard, 2015-2016 Independent Researcher in Canada I am currently about three months into my Fulbright experience. Come spring, I will be happily getting my hands dirty collecting production data from various alternative farms in Central Alberta. In the mean time,…

Finding lost posts: Eco-Leadership

In the craziness of EcoLiving earlier this month, my computer skills failed me, and this post was not published as intended! Expect an update this post, and current state of my Eco-Leadership grant soon.   The Fulbright Canada-RBC Eco-Leadership Program provides small grants to current grantees and alumni of the Fulbright Canada program to partner…