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Ithaca College Eco-Reps Program

Our Mission:

To promote sustainable behaviors at Ithaca College, striving to create an understanding of sustainability within the community and reduce the campus's carbon footprint.

 What We Look for in an Eco-Rep:

  • Effective communication skills (through a variety of means)
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively
  • Ability to see projects through to completion
  • Ability to learn information about environmental topics and relate that information to your peers
  • Enthusiastic, engaging individuals who are passionate about environmental and social issues
  • Students who can be held accountable for their work
  • Creativity and enthusiasm
  • A five hour per week commitment

 What You Will Gain as an Eco-Rep:

  • Leadership and peer education skills
  • Knowledge of environmental and social topics
  • Time management and organization
  • Interpersonal communication
  • Ability to work in teams and individually

How to Get Involved with Eco-Reps:

Applications are now closed for the spring 2014 semester. Check back at the end of the semester for when we will be accepting applications again. Send us an email at if you would like to join our listserve and volunteer force to be up to date on events we are volunteering at and how you can help us safeguard our planet!