Get Involved

Throughout the year there are many opportunities to get involved in campus sustainability initiatives. In addition to helping make Acadia an even more sustainable campus, volunteering helps you gain work experience and build your resume. Check this page for current volunteer opportunities on campus. Or maybe you have an idea for a new program. Contact us to learn more or to discuss your ideas.

Acadia Community Farm Volunteers (May-October)

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Each season we invite students, staff and faculty to help us grow food for the Acadia dining hall and the Wolfville and area food bank. Volunteering at the farm can involve a variety of acivities in the community garden from planting, weeding, watering and harvesting to helping with educational events and outreach. Contact farm@acadiau.ca to learn more.

Residence Eco-Reps (September-April)

Volunteer Eco-Reps are elected in each residence at the beginning of the academic year. Eco-Reps help organize events and activities in their residences to help other students understand environmental services such as waste, water and energy management on campus and how they can help improve Acadia's sustainability performance. Contact sustainability@acadiau.ca or your House Council to learn more.

Eco-Rep Job Description