Young Environmentalist Program

Wednesday, June 20, 2012 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

This summer's YEP session kicks off on Wednesday, June 20th from 12:00 to 1:15 @ ELM. We'll launch the program with a lively discussion and overview of MA's environmental priorities and challenges. This first session will help provide a lay of the land as well as a framework for future sessions. A tentative schedule is as follows:

·         Wednesday, June 20th - Lay of the Land - Environmental Priorities in MA
·         Wednesday, June 27th - Lunch w/ Legislators at the State House, feat. Barbara Kates-Garnick from EOEEA
·         Wednesday, July 11th - Transportation & Pedestrian Advocacy - Walking tour with WalkBoston

·         Wednesday, July 18th - Corporate Sustainability, TBA

·         Wednesday, July 25th - Environmental Issues in the Media with Erin Aleworth from
The Boston Globe
·         Wednesday, August 1st - Food & Community Advocacy, TBA
·         Wednesday, August 8th - Campaign Building w/ Georgia Hollister Isman, Executive Director of MassAlliance

To sign up or request more information, interested participants can contact me at or call 617-742-2553. They can also check our website for updated schedules, as well as join our Facebook page (Environmental League of Massachusetts - Young Environmentalist Program)