Kenyon students participate in many volunteer initiatives, encouraging civic engagement and contributing to the well-being of Knox County. Environmental projects include:
BFEC field trips: Volunteers are the backbone of the BFEC’s elementary school field trip program.
Land Lords: The Land Lords focus on service learning through hands-on conservation work, learning about the ecology and science of conservation practices.
Kenyon Farm: Located on 20245 Zion Rd. in Gambier, this farm is student-run and aims to increase awareness about sustainable agriculture and local foods.
Green jobs can be found on and off campus.
Brown Family Environmental Center: The BFEC employees several students as managers and assistants throughout the year. Contact the BFEC for more information.
Kenyon Farm: The Kenyon Farm depends on dedicated student farmers year-round. Contact the Farm Director for more information.
Office of Green Initiatives: The Office of Green Initiatives hires Interns during the academic year and over the summer following the Summer Scholars model. Contact the Director of Green Initiatives for more information.