Call for Students to Serve on ISNW Committees


Call for 2010-2011 ISNW Student Representatives

This is your opportunity to participate in JMU’s environmental efforts.  JMU’s Institute for Stewardship of the Natural World (ISNW)  (www.jmu.edu/stewardship) invites all interested JMU students to apply to serve on one of the five ISNW committees:

Awareness - Develop programs and approaches to share knowledge and
information that promote personal and cultural change for faculty, staff
and students.

Education & Research - Promote curricular development across disciplines
and general education, as well as research opportunities to engage
faculty, staff, students and the community in improving our environment.

Operations - Review how the university manages such areas as grounds,
the physical plant, waste and recycling to incorporate stewardship
practices that will improve the environment and our community.   

Campus Accessibility - Review the transportation, parking and motor pool
issues and opportunities.

Policies & Practices - Review university policies and recommend changes
that will impact stewardship, as well as current university practices in
areas such as dining, procurement, and housekeeping.


Applicants should send their name, title, department, e-mail, phone, which committee(s) they are interested in, and a one paragraph statement of interest to stewardship@jmu.edu.  In the subject line, write, “committee application”.

The application deadline is September 17, 2010.