There are many ways to become active in Umaine’s green community. The major groups to look at are listed below.
The Green Team
UMaine’s official Green Team is the only student organization with the direct objective of creating efficiency and sustainability on the campus and in the community. We work to achieve these goals by creating activities, participating in activities, and working on increasing awareness about sustaibility issues.
Green Campus Initiative
GCI’s Mission Statement: To develop a broad based, student-led effort toward environmental awareness and stewardship by promoting sustainable relationships between the ecological, economic and social systems on campus and in the local community.
Mission Statement: “Through integrated teaching, research, and outreach, the University of Maine improves the quality of life for people in Maine and around the world, and promotes responsible stewardship of human, natural, and financial resources.”