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All education is environmental education.
-David Orr, Earth in Mind Faculty strive to weave sustainability and resilience into the curriculum at Western. In fact, the College’s dedication to incorporating sustainability and resilience into the curriculum is specifically called out in the college-wide Success Abilities—the soft skills that every graduate of Western will gain.
In addition, there are ample ways to learn about sustainability that exist beyond the walls of the classroom.
- The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) - Western benefits from its membership in AASHE by gaining access to all of its generous resource library and reduced conference rates.
- North American Association of Environmental Education (NAAEE) - This organization is dedicated to advancing environmental literacy and civic engagement.