Lincoln Land Community College - Green Center
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Welcome to the LLCC Green Center
 

Welcome to the GREEN CENTER at Lincoln Land Community College. The GREEN CENTER serves as a resource for LLCC students, faculty, and staff as well as Springfield-area businesses and community members who are seeking information related to green jobs training and sustainability.

This website provides general information, a variety of resources, and specific, actionable pointers on topics including:

  • Green jobs education, training, and employment opportunities

  • Campus sustainability

  • Green building

  • Green landscaping

  • Green business

  • Energy conservation

  • Water conservation

  • Waste reduction and recycling

  • Local and organic food

  • Transportation

  • And more

Learn more about the Green Center on our About page. And be sure to browse the links located to the left.

 

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JOB OPPORTUNITY

The LLCC Green Center is hiring a short-term, part-time Farmer Assistant position to conduct high tunnel winter production research. For more information contact Marnie Record at 217-786-4993.

DID YOU KNOW?

Katelynn Essig created a Room to Room Recycling Guide for the City of Springfield. Go here http://www.springfield.il.us/index.php/city-departments2/office-of-public-works/waste-recycling to download the guide.

COMING SOON...VALUE-ADDED LOCAL FOOD

If you get an opportunity take a look at the great article by Kim Blomquist about Sustainability in the Culinary Arts at LLCC.  It was Published in the October 2013 issue of College Planning & Management magazine -www.webcpm.com.  Click on the following link to READ IT.

Connect with the LLCC Green Center

Learn what you can recycle on campus by clicking here.

View the first issue of the Green Center newsletter [PDF] by clicking here.

Visit our Contact page to learn how to get in touch with the Green Center.

Check out our LLCC Green blog for additional information on green jobs training and sustainability.

Stop by our Facebook page, and be sure to visit the Discussion Board.

And don't forget to follow @LLCCgreencenter on Twitter!


All About Local Food

Learn all about local food in the Lincoln Land district, watch clips of our PBS canning and preserving and organic food shows, and get recipes you can make tonight using local food. Check out our Local Food page or go straight to the videos and recipes by clicking here.