Publication Date: January 2008
Publisher: Coalition for the Advancement of Jewish Education
Author(s): Dan Waxman
Research Area: Culture and religion; Education; Environment
Keywords: Campus Organizations; Environmental Advocacy; Israel Experience; Jewish Identification
Coverage: United States
The author argues that Jewish campus organizations, which contribute greatly to the formation of a student's Jewish identity, should become more environmentally sustainable and include Jewish environmental programming. He also suggests that a trip to Israel can change a student's connection with the environment. He provides concrete suggestions for actions and programs.