If you’re like most Principians, you probably recycle at least occasionally. You might feel a little guilty about forgetting to sort out your trash a …
Principia College has recently taken a number of steps toward becoming a more sustainable campus. These steps include purchasing mixed green electric power for the campus, replacing windows in the Howard Center with energy efficient windows, converting bathroom lights across camups to motion-sensored lights, and reconfiguring the hot water boilers, heating and air conditioning systems on the West Quad Loop, among other things.
For the Prinstock Jammin’ with Amnesty festival on Saturday of Week 8, God blessed Principia with the most beautiful weather so far this year.
Twice a week, senior Molly Hayes, junior Jenn Odell, sophomore Lulu Mosman, and freshman Emma Lowenberg venture into Elsah, where they learn about organic agriculture as interns on the Three Rivers Community Farm. Dirty knees and dusty pants are hallmarks of their work.