An Earth Literacy Resource Center Serving MDC Administrators, Faculty, Staff,  and Students, as well as the South Florida Community
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  Wolfson Campus: -Fostering Communities of Well-Being

                                   Spring Semester 2015

The Thirst Project
A Multiclass Presentation about Solving Water Scarcity Issues
Monday, February 9, 2015
12 Noon - 12:50 pm
Room 3226
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
9 am - 9:40 am
Room 8302

In Our Hands - Exhibition
March 11 - March 23, 2015
Capstone Project, GSELS Wolfson Learning Community
ARH 1000, BSC 1050
Students working with Professors Miggliaccio and Scalise
Daylen Fiallo, Yurimar Jaen, Deliane Quiles

Wolfson Computer Courtyard - ongoing
In collaboration with Learning Resources, and the Computer Courtyard

Rethink, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

In collaboration with Learning Resources and the Computer Courtyard
Computer Courtyard, Room 2201 and Earth Ethics Institute 3506-12

Also we are collecting

 in collaboration with  Read to Learn, Books for Free
Drop them off at several locations -
Library - Room 1261, Computer Courtyard -Room 2201,
Public Safety- Room 1140 and  Student Life - Room 2101



Mother Earth Week - March 16-March 20, 2015
Film Screening: Food Chains

True Story of one small group of workers overcoming corporate greed
to end slavery and abuse in America's fields

Film Screening with YES! Club
Wednesday, March 18th 2015
12:00 -1:30pm
Wolfson Campus, Room 3208

Film Screening - Multi-class

Thursday, March 19th 2015
11:15am -12:30pm
Wolfson Campus, Room 7128

Wolfson Campus Sustainability Symposium -
Thursday, March 19 -Friday, March 20, 2015

Nourishing Our Communities  - Urban Farming in Miami
Thi Squirre
Thursday, March 19th 2015

9:50 am -11:05am
Wolfson Campus, Room 7128


Climate Change and the Oceans
Captain Dan Kipnis

Friday, March 20th 2015
9:00am -9:50am
Wolfson Campus, Room 7128

Precautionary Principle
Michelle Maloney
Friday, March 20th 2015

11:00am -11:50am
Wolfson Campus, Room 7128

Green Design -
Professor Carla Arias' Interior Design Students' Presentations
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Wolfson Campus - Breezeway Building 2

Join YES! Club
contact Britany Ziems

Narrow Ridge Earth Literacy Field Experience
Apply Now!
contact Britany Ziems at

Contact Angelica Alvarez at

EEI Professional Development for MDC Faculty and Staff


Outdoor Immersions

Everglades Faculty/Staff Immersion
Saturday, February 7, 2015 - On location Everglades Main Entrance
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Facilitated by Kiki Mutis
8 hours of Professional Development Credit
Reference # TBA

Precautionary Principle

Facilitated by Michelle Maloney

5 hours of Professional Development credit
Wolfson Campus,
March 20, 2015  -
1-4 pm, Room 3209-09
Reference ##


Earth Ethics Institute Sustainability Lunch and Learn for MDC Faculty and Staff

Sustainability Wisdom Lunch

Sustainability Wisdom Lunch (for faculty and staff)
Screening and Discussion of the film
More Than Honey
Wednesday, February 25, 2015

12 - 1:30 pm
Room 3404-8
Space is limited - to participate, 
RSVP by Feb. 18 to

 Programs for Faculty and Staff - Ongoing


Participate in the Global Sustainability and Earth Literacy Studies (GSELS)

Sustainability Education Professional Development Opportunities

Sustainability and Earth Literacy Professional Development Workshops

Graduate Courses in Collaboration with EEI

EEI and Florida International University (FIU)

Outdoor Immersions Awarding Professional Development

Sustainability in the Curriculum                      

Immersions for Your Classes

Sustainability Learning Lunches
Hialeah         IAC           Kendall         North         Wolfson


  Programs for Students - Ongoing


Join the Global Sustainability and Earth Literacy Studies (GSELS)

Earth Literacy and Sustainability Lectures, Events

Narrow Ridge Earth Literacy Field Experience

Programs and Resources for students

Earth Literacy and Sustainability I -new course

YES club

  Student Resources

  Faculty Resources

Recommended Reading

  Recommended Viewing

  Recommended Listening

  Related Websites

  NWF Campus Ecology Program

  Student Immersions

  Sustainability in Curriculum - MDC  Faculty 

  EEI Workshops-Power  Point Presentations

  Recommended Reading

  Recommended Viewing

  Recommended Listening

  Related Websites


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Connect to EEI

-Quick Links-
EEI Partnerships

Global Sustainability 
Earth Literacy Studies
Learning Netwwork

Earth Ethics Institute Service-Learning Opportunities


Join the
MDC Green Goals Challenge

Miami Science

Hialeah, InterAmerican, Kendall, Medical, Wolfson

Help us collect bikes!


Water Clock Project
Kendall Campus

YES! for Environmental Sustainability Club

Ecological Footprint Calculator


Community-Rooted Organic Produce Services

MDC is a Proud Member



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