Coal Mining and Environmental Justice in Appalachia.

picture of forest with the word "Appalachia" in black

Where: West Virginia, Appalachia

When: Spring Break 2019

How Much: $350 plus flight

Students will explore the impacts on communities made in order to harvest Appalachia's coal, natural gas, and wind to feed the energy needs of the region, nation, and the world. Participants gain an appreciation for the complexity of these issues and perform a valuable service centered around the environment.  The unique and objective education, coupled with daily reflections, resulting in a "call to action."

2017-2018 Itinerary.