Daily Archives: May 22, 2021

Island Harvest Healthy Farm Reopens

Island Harvest Healthy Farm Reopens

Island Harvest’s Healthy Harvest Farm Reopens A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held on May 19th at Island Harvest’s Farm on our campus. The ceremony rededicated the farm after the pandemic kept it closed last year. Island Harvest Food Bank’s leadership, representatives from the Sisters of St. Joseph and the Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County, locally elected officials, anti-hunger activists, and…

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Land Ecology Interns Join Us

Land Ecology Interns Join Us

Welcome Land Ecology Interns Through the course of the spring and summer a total of four interns will be working as part of the Sustainability Department.  Landscape Ecologist, Amanda Furcall is supervising their activities which include managing the woodlands and meadows, tending the native plant gardens, conducting botanical and wildlife surveys and maintaining trails.  The interns will greatly increase our…

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May 22

 UN International Day of Biologic Diversity Reflection A contemplative view of biologic diversity respects the presence of the Sacred in all life and in creation. It sees creation as integrated and reverences all its expressions. It is in awe at the variety of life’s expressions. One sees everything through the eyes of its Creator. A contemplative perspective realizes that each…

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