Student Conservation Association

Type: Organization
Name: Student Conservation Association
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 1 reports

All eyes turn to Great Swamp this week

CHATHAM TWP. – From federal to municipal officials and uncounted numbers of nature lovers, all eyes are on the this week. First, the 50th anniversary of the 1964 Wilderness Act on Sept. 3 – under which the Great Swamp was the first national wildlife refuge ... [Published Chatham Courier - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 1 reports

Urban-forestry program brings Navajo Indian from Arizona to Boston

The Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation for the first time has started a seasonal urban-forestry program to connect inner-city residents to nearby woodland areas. With a grant from the US Forest Service, the state conservation agency ... [Published Boston Globe - Aug 30 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 2 reports

Secretary Jewell to Mark 50th Anniversary of Landmark Conservation Laws (8/28/14)

WASHINGTON, Aug. 28 -- The Student Conservation Association issued the following news release:On Wednesday, September 3, Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell will celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act at Great Swamp National Wildlife ... [Published Targeted News Service - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Interior Secretary to visit Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge next Wednesday

HARDING TWP . –  U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell will lead a delegation  to  celebrate the golden anniversary of the Wilderness Act at 11 a.m.,  Wednesday, Sept. 3, at  the Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge, the country’s first designated ... [Published Observer Tribune - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Three organizations receive AmeriCorps funding

ALBANY – Three area organizations will receive AmeriCorps funding from the Corporation for National and Community Service in a second round of grants this year.Family Services of Westchester will receive $247,375 to provide economic opportunity for unemployed ... [Published Mid-Hudson News - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Students Save on Textbooks and Give Back to Charity with Cengage Learning Extra Credit Program

BOSTON , Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- To raise funds and awareness for important non-profit organizations, and to provide discounts to students for their education materials, Cengage Learning launched the Extra Credit  program. Through this program, ... [Published RCL Advisors - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Don't miss ‘Visions of the Wild’ celebration

Now’s the time to plan for the “Visions of the Wild” events to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act. This four-day festival will be held in Vallejo, Calif. from Sep. 3-6, and will have activities for people of all ages and interests.The ... [Published Examiner.com - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 1 reports

Five questions with Courtney Hayes

Courtney Hayes, of Frederick, recently volunteered with the national Student Conservation Association, which provides high school and college students with opportunities to promote environmental stewardship through community service.What sparked your ... [Published Frederick News-Post - Aug 11 2014]
First reported Aug 10 2014 - Updated Aug 10 2014 - 1 reports

A new trail and fishing pier for the Blue Ridge Parkway

The Blue Ridge Parkway has a new trail and fishing pier for visitors.To celebrate the finished project, a ribbon-cutting ceremony was held on Saturday, August 8th at Peaks of Otter's Abbott Lake.The new trail and pier is one of five Parkway projects this ... [Published WDBJ7.com - Aug 10 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

Carolyn Livengood: The Student Conservation Association reaches milestone

The Student Conservation Association, the national leader in providing young people, 15 to 19 years of age, with career-shaping opportunities in conservation, has reached a phenomenal milestone -- 75,000 volunteers in total -- since SCA was founded in ... [Published San Mateo County Times - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

Wednesday Night Ramble free, with free U.S. Forest Service festival reception, Aug. 13

Times-Herald staff reportAttending the Aug. 13 Wednesday Night Ramble at Vallejo's Empress Theatre will get you more than an earful of great free music. There will also be a free reception and registration opportunity for an upcoming United States Forest ... [Published Vallejo Times-Herald - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 04 2014 - Updated Aug 04 2014 - 1 reports

Randolph student credits mother, teacher for nurturing love of nature

When Massachusetts high school seniors apply for the coveted Henry David Thoreau Scholarship, they are asked to describe major influences in their lives that have inspired their passion for the environment. For Randolph’s Valerie Watson, two people stand ... [Published Wicked Local Randolph - Aug 04 2014]

Quotes

"The Refuge was not what people envisioned, since it was only 3,300 acres located 26 miles from Times Square" observed Woodward, who has logged more than 5,000 hours of volunteer service with the Refuge
...best support student learning at a range of price points for purchase or rent," said Josef Blumenfeld , senior vice president, Corporate Affairs. "Through the Extra Credit program, students can benefit from many innovative products – textbooks, eBooks and rentals – at a lower cost. This year's charity component is based on feedback from our customers, focusing on charities and issues that are particularly meaningful to students."
...natural resources database, using Geographic Information SystemsSystems technology," Jay Watson, SCA regional vice president, wrote in an email. "The SCA has secured base funding for this innovative project through generous donations from corporations, partners and foundations, but must raise another $100,000."
The Visions of the Wild festival runs Sept. 3-6 in downtown Vallejo, as a means to bring "ideas and values of wilderness to a diverse San Francisco Bay Area audience" organizers said in an announcement...

More Content

All (27) | News (23) | Reports (0) | Blogs (4) | Audio/Video (0) | Fact Sheets (0) | Press Releases (0)
sort by: Date | Relevance
All eyes turn to Great Swamp this week [Published Chatham Courier - Sep 02 2014]
Urban-forestry program brings Navajo Indian fro... [Published Boston Globe - Aug 30 2014]
Secretary Jewell to Mark 50th Anniversary of La... [Published Targeted News Service - Aug 29 2014]
Secretary Jewell to Mark 50th Anniversary of La... [Published US Department of the Interior - Aug 29 2014]
Interior Secretary to visit Great Swamp Nationa... [Published Observer Tribune - Aug 27 2014]
Three organizations receive AmeriCorps funding [Published Mid-Hudson News - Aug 21 2014]
Students Save on Textbooks and Give Back to Cha... [Published RCL Advisors - Aug 21 2014]
Don't miss ‘Visions of the Wild’ celebration [Published Examiner.com - Aug 20 2014]
6 Hikers Retrace the Great Rift, Retracing Limb... [Published Twin Falls Times-News - Aug 14 2014]
After comments, Essex Chain plan to get major r... [Published Rome Sentinel - Aug 12 2014]
Five questions with Courtney Hayes [Published Frederick News-Post - Aug 11 2014]
A new trail and fishing pier for the Blue Ridge... [Published WDBJ7.com - Aug 10 2014]
Carolyn Livengood: The Student Conservation Ass... [Published San Mateo County Times - Aug 08 2014]
More Than $1 Million in Grants Awarded to Suppo... [Published Alaska Business Monthly - Aug 08 2014]
Wednesday Night Ramble free, with free U.S. For... [Published Vallejo Times-Herald - Aug 07 2014]
Randolph student credits mother, teacher for nu... [Published Wicked Local Randolph - Aug 04 2014]
Conservation Leadership Corps preserving Milwau... [Published theCSRfeed - Jul 10 2014]
National Park ranger Caitlin Worth picked up wh... [Published Mountain Press - Jun 15 2014]
Outdoor Recreation and Stewardship Events Promo... [Published PRWeb - Jun 05 2014]
University of Oregon class of 2014 students are... [Published Oregon Daily Emerald - May 29 2014]
2014 Halo Awards Honor Efforts that Do Well by ... [Published theCSRfeed - May 29 2014]
Student Conservation Association And Domtar Ren... [Published PR Newswire: Environment - May 12 2014]
Smoky Mountains national park to host career day [Published Mountain Press - May 09 2014]
Earth Day Marks the Launch of Leg Two of REVERB... [Published PRWeb - Apr 22 2014]
Student Conservation Association, Southwest Air... [Published theCSRfeed - Feb 05 2014]
In Brief [Published Wilkes-Barre Times Leader - Jan 30 2014]
Letters to the editor, Jan. 3 [Published San Francisco Chronicle - Jan 03 2014]
1
In Focus
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network

Blogs

sort by: Date | Relevance
Conservation Leadership Corps preserving Milwau... [Published theCSRfeed - Jul 10 2014]
Johnson Controls providing summer jobs for urban youth for ninth consecutive year SOURCE: Johnson Controls DESCRIPTION: MILWAUKEE, July 10, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Johnson Controls, a global multi-industrial company, is kicking off the 2014 Conservation ...
2014 Halo Awards Honor Efforts that Do Well by ... [Published theCSRfeed - May 29 2014]
Companies and Nonprofits Recognized by Cause Marketing Forum SOURCE: The Cause Marketing Forum DESCRIPTION: May 29, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Campaigns that funded wells in Ethiopia, provided life-saving vaccinations and fought veteran unemployment -- all ...
Student Conservation Association And Domtar Ren... [Published PR Newswire: Environment - May 12 2014]
WASHINGTON, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Student Conservation Association (SCA) today announced it has renewed its North American partnership with Domtar, the Montreal-headquartered fiber-based consumer products company. The agreement extends Domtar's ...
Student Conservation Association, Southwest Air... [Published theCSRfeed - Feb 05 2014]
Southwest extends alliance for total support of more than one million dollars SOURCE: Student Conservation Association (SCA) DESCRIPTION: WASHINGTON, DC, Feb. 5, 2014 /3BL Media/ - The Student Conservation Association (SCA) and Southwest Airlines ...
1
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.