US - Xavier University and Ecology Commitment
Xavier University in Cincinnati, Ohio, has taken a number of steps to educate students about ecological issues. The university now offers history, theology, and economics courses with a special focus on issues of sustainability and ecology. The University takes pride in its effort to ensure "every student participates in experiential learning components related to sustainability before they graduate." For some students, this means examining firsthand the affects large agribusinesses have on Ghanaian society through a semester long immersion experience. Other students explore the "biblical and theological foundations of care for creation." To learn more go to Read more...