Environmental Sustainability at BMC

Archive for July, 2013

Green, Green Everywhere

Posted July 31, 2013

By: Sarina Shrestha “Greenfield Elementary School” comprised the second half of our day trip. As I walked through the gates and into the school, the first thing that caught my attention was the playground. With the uncontrollable excitement of a small child I jumped at the sight of slides and dashed for them. As I [...]

Floating through Waterworks

Posted July 18, 2013

By: Sarina Shrestha Last Friday on July 12th I joined Professor Victor Donnay’s Summer Institute on Math, Computing and Sustainability class on a field trip to Fairmount Park Waterworks. I had mentally prepared myself for the onslaught of a history, city planning and waterworks systems lesson all rolled into one. To my very pleasant surprise the [...]

Bikers in Bryn Mawr

Posted July 7, 2013

By: Sarina Shrestha Naomi, a rising sophomore in Bryn Mawr, is currently working on campus over the summer. Every day she rides her bike from Gladwyn, her host parent’s house, for over 30 minutes. Having arrived from Kenya over just a year ago, she is still new to the traffic regulations of USA. The question [...]