Sustainability Events

passengers in a horse-drawn wagon on NMH campus

Sustainability events are scheduled throughout the academic year. Here's a sample.

Students buying used items at NMH Green Sale: Start the year off right by reducing, reusing, and recycling. Buy gently used dorm furnishings inexpensively.

Students jumping in air on NMH farmSustainability Scramble: Compete to capture a creative team selfie containing the most important resources that sustain us as a community.

Students attending a sustainability conferenceSustainability Conference: Travel to a sustainability conference at a peer school or take part in an on-campus gathering for student sustainability leaders.

Student and campus mascot take part in sustainability competitionGreen Cup Challenge: Push yourself and your dorm-mates to decrease your carbon footprint by 8 percent or more during this month-long challenge.

Students gathered outside on Earth DayEarth Day: Celebrate our global and local environment on April 22, Earth Day.

Students with solar-powered cars they designedCourse Registration: Pick one of more than 15 sustainability courses offered at NMH when you register for courses for the coming year.

Students meet oxen at Farmer's MarketFood Systems Teach-In and Farmers' Market: Kiss a calf, interview a farmer, and learn more about sustainable food choices at this immersive educational farmers’ market. Read more.

Graduating students in caps and gownsGraduation: What will your footprint be? Use your NMH experience to build a more sustainable future for us all!