Rachel Martin on Spring Composting

Spring is in the air! Plants are sprouting, the air is warmer and the compost is turning. As the assistant compost manager at the Furman Farm, my job is to manage the seven composting stations on the farm and a few larger piles off campus. With constant management, the compost is robust and healthy –aiding the newly planted seedlings with rich nutrients. Seeing plants burst … Continue reading Rachel Martin on Spring Composting

Success Begins With An Idea

As the Communications fellow at the Shi Center, it is my responsibility to promote events on campus such as CLPs that involve environmental or sustainable causes. This semester, I have worked closely with other student fellows to plan for Earth Week as well as help advocated for the Community Conservation Corps as they are representing Furman University in the Climate Leadership Awards for 2014. I … Continue reading Success Begins With An Idea