This highly interactive, virtual, 4 week course will provide the basic background and organizing tools needed to jumpstart a plastics campaign on your campus. It is for students that are interested in making their school plastic-, and waste-free long-term. We will go over all stages of the plastic cycle, and learn the basics of a successful campaign.
Length: 4 weeks/ 2 days a week/ 1.5 hours a day (Feb.1 to Feb. 25)
Tuesday/ Thursday 2:30 – 4:00 pm EST 8 total meetings
Effort: 3-5 hours a week
Price: Suggested $50-100 donation, or any amount Monthly Donor.
No one will be turned away for lack of funds. Please schedule a meeting with us to talk more about support for funding.
Subject: Plastic Pollution Life Cycle, Starting plastic free campaigns at your college
Level: Intermediate (some basic organizing and plastic knowledge)
What you’ll need: Reliable access to the internet and computer, A notebook and pen, other materials as needed by self-made projects
Accessibility: We are able to offer the following services upon request: Screening reader ability, alt text, subtitles, spanish translation, plentiful breaks, listen-only option, recording-only option,
Meet your instructor
Young is a 24 year old campaign organizer at the Post-Landfill Action Network. They graduated from the University of Pittsburgh in April of 2019 after leading the Fossil Fuel Divestment campaign there, and have since worked with over 60 colleges nation-wide on their plastics campaigns.