Promote sustainability among your peers
The University of Pennsylvania’s Sustainability Office invites organizations throughout Penn and the City of Philadelphia to submit a proposals for Eco-Reps Sustainability Impact Projects. In addition to developing educational events and initiatives aimed at supporting the University’s Climate Action Plan, all Eco-Reps will be given the opportunity to work in small teams to partner with various organizations around Philadelphia. These partnerships enable students to work hands-on with professional organizations and businesses to create and implement impact projects.
Athletics Eco-Reps is a student environmental leadership program that promotes sustainable lifestyles across Penn’s Athletics communities. Representatives support the University’s Climate Action Plan through peer education, projects, and outreach events. Eco-Reps strive to be constant models of environmental consciousness and challenge their peers to adopt a culture of sustainability.
The Hillel Eco-Reps program is an environmental leadership program that focuses on raising awareness of environmental issues and encouraging sustainable practices on Penn’s campus and helping students realize the connection between environmental issues and Judaism.
The Staff & Faculty Eco-Reps Program is a peer education program that provides the tools to improve the environmental sustainability of Penn offices and labs. There are 3 volunteer Co-Chairs that help guide the program in addition to our office staff:
- Marie-Louise Faber, EHRS
- Jennifer Mishkin, PSOM
- Judy Tjiattas, Grad Division SAS