Today, Hewitt’s Earth Committee will join several environmental advocacy groups at City Hall for a press conference and hearings before the NYC Council – Committee on Sanitation and Solid Waste to voice their support for a law amending the NYC administrative code in relation to reducing the use of carryout bags, bill Int. 0209-2014. In addition, Keanna H. [...]
A big thanks to Dr. Mogul, who came to Ms. Wolf’s anatomy class to talk about sports injuries. He brought a full surgery kit, including little saws, screws, bones, etc. The girls helped fracture a “test” bone and then got to repair it with pins and screws!
Yesterday, Ruby Seavey, Alonnie Johnson, Keanna Hunter, and Olivia Frejka spoke at the NYSAIS Conference on Sustainability at Grace Church High School. They gave a presentation with slides and video about Hewitt’s two-year efforts to get the city to place a tax on single-use plastic bags. Hewitt has hosted Ban the Bag Conference in the [...]