A grant will fund an effort to create more green space in Newport.
January 28, 2018- Northern Kentucky University focuses on the environment as an area of emerging research, awarding a grant to the Ecological Stewardship Institute (ESI) to create new green space in Newport, KY.
How It All Began - Learn more about the story of ESI and its hollistic approach to transdisciplinary collaboration to promote environmental stewardship and literacy:
Environmental Sustainabilty and Stewardship through Art - Click below to learn about recent activities of ESI's Driftwood Institute:
Historic Log Cabin Restored and Transformed into an Outdoor Classroom - Click on the link below to fiind out more about how NKU's Public History Department investigated the history behind a 165 year-old pioneer cabin, and is working to restore and transform it into a modern-day learning tool.
Listen to to the WVXU-FM interview here:
Technology to Empower Citizen Scientists - ESI hosted a successful EPA technology conference at Northern Kentucky University as one of their first initiatives as a newly formed group. Click on the links below for news stories on the conference:
Water Quality App - The NKU-based Water Quality app has been receiving lots of buzz! Click on the links below for details:
Ohio River STEM Institute Promotes Service Learning - Click on the link below to see how the Ohio River STEM Institute uses the Ohio River as a classroom to teach students the importance of water quality monitoring: