“The solutions of tomorrow are not stashed behind the walls of bureaucracy or political halls. They are in the minds of engineers, designers, innovators, researchers, environmentalists, geographers and other spirited individuals. ”

Stuart Barea, 18


CELF Summer Institute in Education for Sustainability: July 9th - 12th 2018 in Purchase, NY

Join us for our transformative K-12 professional development experience in Education for Sustainability. Our flagship program returns to Manhattanville College for the 13th summer. Our widely respected facilitators will be joined by an extensive line-up of high-caliber speakers and case-study presentations. This Institute provides thought-provoking insight, engaging activities and extensive resources to help you and your school incorporate the big ideas of sustainability into existing curriculum. Learn More


Citizen Science in NYC School Communities: April 28th 9:30am - 1pm

This is an exciting opportunity to view Air Quality Citizen Science projects connected to environmental health impacts in local NYC communities.  Students and teachers from schools throughout NYC will share their AirBeam data and pollution prevention plans they developed as a result of their findings during CELF's program. Participating schools will feature and present their projects as related to their classroom learning.

Westchester Walk for Water: April 21, 2018 at Pace University in Pleasantville, NY

A collaboration between CELF's Student Ambassadors and Pace University, the Walk will raise awareness of the global water crisis and raise funds to provide LifeStraw® Community filters to places in need. Join us as we simulate the trek that many women and girls around the world make daily to collect water. With just a little bit of time and energy, you can provide more people around the world access to safe drinking water and empower local students to make a difference in their communities. Learn more