Newroz: Gordon’s Very Own Farmer’s Market

“Newroz” means “new day, new sun” in Kurdish—and that’s exactly what the revitalized Gordon Community Garden behind Barrington Center for the Arts promises to offer.

Advocates for a Sustainable Future Keep Campus Grounded During Earth Week

Utilizing interactive activities, films, lectures and even a march, Advocates for a Sustainable Future (ASF) continued Gordon’s history of going green with “Springfest.”

Service-Learning in Our Backyard


The more than 400 acres of woods and wetlands at the back of the Gordon campus, and in the adjacent Chebacco Woods, provide a habitat for rare organisms—and an alternative classroom for students.

Earth Week at Gordon

Celebrate Earth Day all week long with several events hosted by Gordon’s student-led green group, Advocates for a Sustainable Future, and our campus-wide Restore Creation sustainability initiative. 

Toward a Sustainable Future: Water Bottles for All

Gordon students recently received an unusual piece of mail in their boxes—a water bottle. In silver and green varieties, and stamped with the Campus Event Council (CEC) logo, the reusable water bottles are meant to discourage the use… Read More