Project in progress
What is your wish for this project?
BlueSTEM AgriLearning Center (BALC) is a STEM education center that services local rural public schools and community colleges. We provide STEM programming for K-12 students, undergraduate students, graduate students and professional development opportunities for teachers. We are located on a USDA research facility that is almost 8,000 acres. It is also a registered historical site (Historic Fort Reno) that has two museums (Fort Reno and the U.S. Cavalry museum)....read more
How are you going to do it?
Our students will begin by visiting each building and asking the building managers about the best recycling practices that would fit into each respective site. The students will then write a recycling and logistic proposal for each building. Once a plan is in place, we would like to purchase designated recycling receptacles for the buildings on site as well as for events. This would ensure that the recycling will get sorted properly and can easily be delivered to the recycling center. We plan to...read more