Learning Objectives

Students participating in the Organic Gardening & Cooking Community will learn to understand and appreciate …

  • the necessity of lifelong sustainable living.
  • what is required to pursue sustainable lifestyles.
  • how to become advocates of sustainable living.
  • how to educate the campus community about sustainable living through outreach programs.
  • how to reduce the ecological footprint of our community members.
  • the full environmental and social costs of our purchases and how that relates to issues of sustainability (consumer awareness).
  • the importance of communication and collaboration to sustainability through communal dinners, collaborative events, and volunteering within the larger community (connections to community).