NLC Welcomes National Organization, Truth

North Lake College (NLC) recently received a grant from the Truth Initiative organization to endorse and advocate a smoke-free campus by enlisting five percent of the student population, which is approximately 544 students. In 2003, there was only one smoke-free college campus nationwide, but in 2018, there are 1,475 smoke-free campuses, and we want NLC to join this growing list of those campuses! The Truth Initiative was established in 1998 as part of a Master Settlement Agreement between major U.S. tobacco companies and 46 states, the District Columbia and five territories. Sustainability Coordinator Brandon Morton and NLC Truth College Leaders Pascal [...]

2018-11-27T09:30:47-06:00October 24th, 2018|Campus Life, Community College, Sustainability|

Get Involved in 2018’s Earth Week Festivities

Earth Day is a beloved part of the North Lake College calendar. That's why this year we're not stopping at just one day -- we're planning over a week of free events and activities on campus and around Dallas.  The celebration begins at Fair Park in downtown Dallas, when NLC attends the EarthX conference - the largest Earth Day celebration in Texas. Visit the North Lake College table from Friday, April 20 through Sunday, April 22. Learn more about attending EarthX. Other events: Tuesday, April 24: Earth Day Observance on NLC Central Campus, including the following events: Annual Earth Day Picnic [...]

2018-05-02T13:35:07-05:00April 3rd, 2018|Events, Sustainability|

City of Irving Recognizes North Lake College Sustainability Educator for His Work

Pictured (left to right): Irving Mayor Rick Stopfer; NLC awardee Brandon Morton; and KIB’s Margie Stipes, vice president of its board of directors.
2017-08-25T15:55:23-05:00August 25th, 2017|Academics, Sustainability|


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