Since 2006, the Upper Midwest Association for Campus Sustainability (UMACS) has focused on sustainability in higher education institutions throughout the region. UMACS serves as a networking tool, information resource, and conference organizer for faculty, staff, campus administrators, students, and others seeking to place their campuses on a more sustainable footing. UMACS strives to serve as a vital link between campuses in Iowa, Minnesota, Wisconsin, and South Dakota.
Derek Larson—College of Saint Benedict's
Erika Bailey-Johnson—Bemidji State University
Eileen Norby—University of Wisconsin System
Jim Zaffiro—Central College
Jon Jensen—Luther College
Juliana Goodlaw-Morris—National Wildlife Federation Campus Ecology
Meghann Jarchow—University of South Dakota
Suzanne Savanick Hansen—Macalester College
Troy Goodnough—University of Minnesota, Morris
The National Wildlife Federation welcomes the news that EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt has stepped down from his position to allow new leadership for this critical agency.Read More
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Tell your members of Congress to save America's vulnerable wildlife by supporting the Recovering America's Wildlife Act.Read More
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