MAC GREEN WEEK

Programme Monday and Tuesday lunchtime in the North Block: Bag It movie: a fun and interesting documentary on what’s the problem with plastic and how to get rid of it. Come along with your lunch and enjoy! Thursday: Fair Trade Bake Sale lunchtime in the quad  Friday:  Team Green Scavenger hunt in long whanau: all studentsContinue reading “MAC GREEN WEEK”

Passive House event in Wanaka

Southern Sustainable Building Network invites you to a public event on Passive House for School and Business in Wanaka. Elrond Burrell, Director of VIA Architecture has been invited to speak at a public event on Friday 18th August 2017 at Mt Aspiring College North Block between 7 and 9pm. “Our children deserve healthy, warm learning environments as wellContinue reading “Passive House event in Wanaka”

Community Involvement

After working on ourselves and improving our households as much as we can, getting involved in our community is a powerful and accessible way to make a positive change. Over the years, I have volunteered in many groups depending on what’s on and the children’s activities. Unsurprisingly, I tend to focus on sustainability-related initiatives. Today,Continue reading “Community Involvement”

Mac Team Green

Mac Team Green is Mount Aspiring College sustainability club. Over time, it has: established paper recycling, organised regular tree planting events, promoted energy saving with monthly Earth Hours and soon solar panels, as well as raising the awareness and culture for sustainability throughout the school. I’ve been facilitating this awesome group of students changing over the years,Continue reading “Mac Team Green”