Category Archives: Team Vermont

Dear Old People Like You,

Written by A. McDevitt, New Media Coordinator, Team Vermont/New Hampshire On August 12, 2013    “Young people like you.” It doesn’t matter where we’re at—a Farmer’s Market, a church, a documentary viewing, a potluck, a Climate Cafe, a rally, a street … Continue reading

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The Elephant in the Room

Written by B. Lilley, Media Coordinator, Team Vermont/New Hampshire On August 12, 2013   One of the people I met at the farmer’s market, a man named Stuart, suggested that we make a list of things people could do to … Continue reading

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The People That Keep Me Going

Written by A. Cropsey, Outreach Coordinator, Team Vermont/New Hampshire On August 12, 2013.   For our 8th week of the program team Vermont/New Hampshire ended up in Jefferson, NH; 10 miles outside of our assigned town, Lancaster. That meant a … Continue reading

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Keep US Tar Sands Free!

Written by J. Salvatoriello, Team Leader, Team Vermont/New Hampshire On August 4, 2013   On Saturday, the 27th of July, the VT/NH team conducted a Fake Oil Spill next to the Newport Farmers’ Market in Gardner Park. We fliered the … Continue reading

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As a Pilot’s Daughter

Written by A. McDevitt, New Media Coordinator, Team Vermont/New Hampshire On July 29, 2013   I almost didn’t apply for Climate Summer because I knew it would require me getting on an airplane. I don’t like planes. Not because at … Continue reading

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The Problem of Air Travel

Written by B. Lilley, Media Coordinator, Team Vermont/New Hampshire On July 25, 2013   Moving the transportation sector to renewables presents many challenges. Encouragingly, as people move to cities, we have more opportunities for switching to walking, biking, and public … Continue reading

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HONK for a Better Future

Written by A. Cropsey, Outreach Coordinator, Team Vermont/New Hampshire On July 26, 2013   To start the morning we gathered our makeshift signs and walked over the bridge to a busy intersection in hopes of getting honked at. The idea … Continue reading

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Walking for the Kingdom

Written by J. Salvatoriello, Team Leader, Team Vermont/New Hampshire On July 25, 2013   On July 18th, our Climate Summer group climbed up the steep gravel road to the ½ way point of the Tar Sands Free Kingdom Walk. We … Continue reading

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Musings of an Atheist

Written by T. Miller, Events Coordinator, Team Vermont/New Hampshire on July 10, 2013                When I applied to Climate Summer, I had no idea that religion would play such a prominent role in the … Continue reading

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Getting Stronger

Written by J. Salvatoriello, Team Leader, Team Vermont/New Hampshire On July 5, 2013   In the last blog I wrote, I talked about somehow getting over the worst hill I had ever seen on the hottest day of my life … Continue reading

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