Engaging Podcasts for the Environmentally Conscious and Curious
Earth.org suggests some phenomenal podcasts for the environmentally inclined in their guide, “15 Best Environmental Podcasts of 2022.” So in a free moment on a walk, doing errands or on your commute, you can educate yourself on significant environmental subjects.
LIFE UNIVERSITY PARTNERS WITH KEEP SYMRNA BEAUTIFUL AND THE SIERRA CLUB CENTENNIAL GROUP FOR EARTH DAY SERVICE PROJECT
Smyrna, Georgia– April 22, 2023 – Life University (Life U) celebrated Earth Day 2023 by offering students an Earth Day Service Activity experience, allowing volunteers to assist in the thinning out and removal of non-native invasive species in the Cheney Woods neighborhood.
A student perspective on Human Ecology and a greener campus, with guest Kaitlin Ivey- Podcast
Kaitlyn Ivey joins us to let us know about her journey as a B.S in Human Ecology student, as well as the growth of the Green LIFE club on campus, of which she currently serves as Vice President.
Life University Research Studies Leading to Health Sciences Innovations- Research Series
Over the past nine weeks, we have shared with all of you the remarkable research that is currently being conducted at Life University (Life U). From chiropractic innovations to climate change and COPD coaching, our university is putting in the work required to positively change the world.
Sustainable Development to Positively Make an Environmental Impact- Research Series
Life University (Life U) Human Ecology student Kaitlin Ivey is completing her research project on permaculture and how this practice is an eco-friendly solution to better help the environment and climate change.
Research, Human Ecology and a Healthier Planet with special guest Stephanie Wakefield, Ph.D.- Podcast
Today, the podcast highlights strides made in university research and the Human Ecology program with Stephanie Wakefield, Ph.D., Research Chair for CGUS and Director of the Human Ecology Program.
Butterfly Research Project
Jazmyn Hambrick, who recently graduated with a Human Ecology degree wants to let people know that butterflies are not only pretty, but they are also vital to our future. Restoring these lovely creatures back into the environment is not about cosmetics and beauty, but they serve an important purpose in sustaining our environment. Butterflies help us sustain our food supply, as well as other plants.
Thrifting: Kinder to the Planet and Your Wallet
Life University (Life U) is committed to a more sustainable future. This is perhaps most evident in our Human Ecology program, which explores how human behavior impacts the larger environment. To that end, we love to share simple and easy ways that our Life U community can make a positive impact on Mother Earth. There is one everyday lifestyle choice that has substantial environmental implications: fashion.
Simple Ways to Avoid Food Waste
So much of daily life is centered around food. Buying food at the grocery store, going out to eat, preparing food and sometimes throwing food away that has gone bad before it had a chance to be eaten. Food waste is a major problem that tends to sneak under the radar of our consciousness, but it has negative implications for not only our wallets, but also the environment.
Possible Career Paths for Science Programs at Life U
Career exploration is an important part of personal and professional growth. For students who are enrolled in science-specific majors here at Life University (Life U), here is a helpful starter guide to get you thinking about possible career paths. For more assistance with career exploration, please contact Life U Career Services.