The Headwaters Coalition
The Headwaters Coalition was created by the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word to preserve a 53-acre nature sanctuary that adjoins the University campus. It contains the headwaters of the San Antonio River, called The Blue Hole. Students, faculty and staff are involved with numerous Headwaters projects, including:
Headwaters Coalition is a sponsored ministry of the Congregation of the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word.
For more information contact: Helen Ballew, Director, Headwaters Coalition at 246-2883
Read More: http://www.headwaterscoalition.org/
Each April, Earth Day is celebrated on campus with talks, a picnic luncheon, and the presentation of the William E. Mulcahy award for Ecological Stewardship. Mr. Mulcahy, who continues to supervise grounds beautification on the UIW campus, was the award’s first recipient.
For more information contact: Dr. Kathleen Martin, Earth Day Committee Chair. 210.883.1084 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Read More: http://www.uiw.edu/Earth
Recyclemania is a friendly competition among colleges and universities that measures recycling and waste reduction activities. Join us in reducing the impact of waste on our environment by participating in Recyclemania January 17-March 27, 2010.
Read more at: http://www.recyclemaniacs.org/overview.htm
Greenstar is the largest recycling facility in Texas, and is UIW's recycling vendor.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has created a web game to learn about community recycling.
Read more at: http://www.epa.gov/recyclecity/mainmap.htm
Recycling facts and resources.
Read more at: http://earth911.com/
Everyday Approaches to Care for Creation
Tips for home, work, and elsewhere.