In a March op-ed for the Burlington Free Press, Schweitzer Fellow and Vermont Law School student Allison Silverman explored the connections between her Schweitzer service project and environmental health. “My project has allowed me to build on my ongoing conviction to build community and a better environment through energy efficiency,” she wrote. Now, on the eve of Earth Day, we chat with … [Read more...] about On the Eve of Earth Day, Building Stronger Communities Through Energy Efficiency: Five Questions for a Fellow with Allison Silverman
Multiple Schweitzer Fellows have implemented service projects aimed at maternal and prenatal health, and multiple Schweitzer Fellows have developed projects promoting environmental responsibility and environmental health. A new study, just released by the Columbia Center for Children's Environmental Health, suggests that these two focus areas should be closely linked. The study has found a link … [Read more...] about Is Smog the New Lead?