Dr. Anna Warwick Sears, Executive Director of the Okanagan Basin Water Board, will address many issues surrounding water in the Okanagan at a public presentation at Okanagan College’s Vernon campus on Tuesday, Sept. 27 at 7:30 p.m. as part of the Science in Society Speaker Series (a joint project by Okanagan Science Centre and the Okanagan College).
Okanagan College students and all cyclists will get in free to the Okanagan Organic Festival, Sunday Sept 18. At OC’s Centre for Learning in Kelowna (one of the two venues) there will be Okanagan environmental information, focusing on eco-building, alternative energy and green transportation. Come on out!
The Garden is located on the Kelowna campus directly to the east of the facilities building on the north side of campus. The Garden’s beds have been rented out to staff, students and departments for the next year with all rental proceeds going to the Food Bank. Read more
Okanangan College has a new set of guidlines for food services providers, which include sustainability requirements. Our new cafe in the Centre for Learning, Fezzies, wanted to share their Sustainability Manifesto with us all. Please feel free to ask them about what they are doing to take care of the earth and our College community. Read more