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Three Tips for “Making Good” from Billy Parish

3/29/2013 // By Sara Gassman

Are you about to graduate? Interested in working to make the world a better place, and also interested in making money along the way? For those convinced that the two goals are mutually exclusive, the latest webinar in the NWF Emerging […] Read more >

Let’s Face it, Who Doesn’t Love Cookies?- Grassroots Fundraising in a Struggling Economy

3/22/2011 // By Alex Costakis

Like hundreds of colleges and universities across the nation, Earlham College, Indiana is fundraising to send students to the Energy Action Coalition’s Power Shift 2011 conference in DC this spring.  With the conference on April 15-18 and rapidly approaching, they’ve […] Read more >

The 10X Factor

12/19/2009 // By Larry Schweiger

By Larry J. Schweiger Jon Isham, a passionate warrior shares his insightful reflections of Copenhagen. I particularly agree with Jessy Tolkan of Energy Action Coalition’s 10x factor. There were 100,000 protesters and 40,000 registered observers here–imagine each one recruiting 10! […] Read more >

Go Young Leaders of the World!

12/18/2009 // By Larry Schweiger

By  Larry J. Schweiger Jessy Tolkan with Energy Action Coalition catching leaders of the US Codel with her flipcam. Go Jessy… Go young leaders of the world! Read more >

Copenhagen Day 1 (EPA’s Lisa Jackson, Smart Grids, Weatherization)

12/14/2009 // By Carly Queen

Wednesday, December 9 (Day 1) McNair Wagner, Robert Boyd and I woke up very early this morning (7am CET = 1am EST), put on our warmest clothes and made our way to the Bella Center for the U.N. Climate Conference. […] Read more >

Taking Action Now: The Consequence Campaign

9/18/2009 // By Larry Schweiger

This week young people across America launched the Consequence Campaign.  They are demanding urgent Congressional action on a clean energy and climate plan that will create millions of new clean energy jobs, reduce our dependence on oil and place limits on […] Read more >

Let’s Hear it for the EAC!

6/26/2009 // By Julia Marden

UPDATE at 4:30 pm. Here’s a video from this great vote-day rally: Just wanted to share a pic from our coalition partners, the Energy Action Coalition. They’re turning out on Capitol Hill to speak up for the future of our […] Read more >

Just A Few More Days ‘Til Power Shift!

2/23/2009 // By Shreema Mehta

In a little over a week, I will become a Congresswoman. Actually, I’ll just be pretending for a day in a mock lobbying session to help train the thousands of college students descending onto Washington for Power Shift 2009. After […] Read more >

Power Vote: The Fight For A Clean Energy Economy

10/20/2008 // By Danielle Brigida

Building on the energy created by the Campus Climate Challenge, Power Shift 2007 and the numerous other state climate summits and networks, National Wildlife Federation is working with the Energy Action Coalition to launch a new campaign to unite youth […] Read more >

“The Quiet Generation” No More

11/15/2007 // By Kristin Johnson

NWF Campus Field Director Lisa Madry just emailed around a great recap of Power Shift 2007 that I had to share… It was amazing to have the opportunity to experience the energy of 6,000 students converging at the University of […] Read more >