EcoVillage Mentors

An EcoVillage Mentor is a paid residential staff position, requiring the Mentor to live within the Village community to support EcoVillage first year and transfer students. Mentors collaborate with the EcoVillage Director and residence hall staff to support student transition to the University and develop a community conducive to student success associated with:

  • Engaging in dialogues on national and international environmental issues such as global climate change, sustainable development, sustainable agriculture, and life-cycle assessment
  • Assessing personal environment footprints
  • Contributing to leading initiatives designed to engage the campus on sustainability theories and practices
  • Supporting and appreciating diversity and various perspectives among EcoVillage participants