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10/6/2016
For Immediate Release
  Contact:

​Ghita Carroll at ghita.carroll@bvsd.org or 720-561-5181


 

BVSD recipient of sustainability scholarship

Ghita Carroll, BVSD Sustainability Coordinator, to spearhead sustainability work

BOULDER: The Center for Green Schools has selected BVSD to receive a $20,000 scholarship for the 2016/2017 school year. The scholarship will provide assistance for staff work on sustainability, travel to conferences and trainings, and support for other initiatives that are most pressing for BVSD’s sustainability goals. 

Ghita Carroll, BVSD Sustainability Coordinator, will spearhead the sustainability project work that will be financially assisted by the Center for Green Schools. Carroll will travel to the Greenbuild International Conference and Expo in Los Angeles in October, as well as future expos this spring. 

“Dr. Carroll’s dedication, commitment and vision are instrumental in sustainability integration in our district operations and curriculum," said Rob Price, Executive Director of Bond Planning and Engineering. "Her efforts support the district’s mission and are being recognized at a national level”.

The sustainability scholarship will include ongoing coaching and workshops and financial assistance with a high-impact sustainability project of the district’s choosing. It will also offer access to school resources. 

For more information, please contact Ghita Carroll at ghita.carroll@bvsd.org or 720-561-5181.

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