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MEDIA ADVISORY: Views from the American Heartland: Diverse Midwestern Voices on Copenhagen

By Will Steger Foundation   **MEDIA ADVISORY** Views from the American Heartland: Diverse Midwestern Voices on Copenhagen Local Representatives Will Host Briefing for Journalists Live from the Bella Center COPENHAGEN, DENMARK – Join several of the more than four dozen representatives of Midwestern utilities, cities, agencies, policy makers, youth, and non-governmental organizations currently in Copenhagen, […]

National Geographic BlogWILD with Will Steger

National Geographic BlogWILD with Will Steger Contributor: Ford Cochran Will Steger occassionally contributes to National Geographic’s BlogWILD site on nationalgeographic.com. This month, Will submits his blogs about the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change in Copenhagen Denmark. Will and 12 youth delegates are attending the two-week conference with 192 world leaders as they attempt […]

Grand Rapids Lanthorn

Letter to the Editor On behalf of the Will Steger Foundation’s Expedition Copenhagen, I ask you to join me in calling for a strong global climate agreement in 2009. We are currently setting the course for our country and for the world for many years to come. The United States Senate will soon vote on […]

Racine Gets a Voice at International Climate Change Negotiations

Racine Gets a Voice at International Climate Change Negotiations Penguins danced and the crowd kept a giant inflated balloon of the earth aloft, as Racine rallied for sensible stewardship of our planet’s environment this afternoon in Monument Square. The rally was one of perhaps 5,200 similar events taking place in 181 countries, during an international […]

Leading the Climate Charge

Leading the Climate Charge: Student to be S. Dakota’s voice at U.N. conference Jamie Horter is in love with the world – it’s an infatuation on a molecular level, the adoration for the overall masterpiece. In less than a month, the Augustana College senior – she’s a dual major in chemistry and art – will […]

KARE-11 Showcase Minnesota

Will Steger appears on KARE-11 Showcase Minnesota, speaking about the upcoming Expedition Copenhagen in December and the importance of youth engagement in the climate policy discussions. Click here to view the video.

Stonyfield Sponsors “Expedition Copenhagen” to Raise Awareness of Climate Conference

Stonyfield Sponsors “Expedition Copenhagen” to Raise Awareness of Climate Conference Companion sweepstakes also offers consumers a chance to win Trek 7.2 FX bicycles Londonderry, NH – November 6, 2009 – Today’s youth are tomorrow’s leaders, and the “Expedition Copenhagen” team of twelve youth delegates is no exception. Stonyfield Farm is helping the Will Steger Foundation […]

Literature – Grade 6 Textbook

by Holt-McDougal Publishing: Will Steger’s journals are published in a 6th grade Literature textbook for their “Life Stories: Biography and Autobiography” section. Will is given a four-page spread analysis of writing from the perspective of a contemporary explorer.  

350GR – City Participates in International Day of Climate Action

by Danielle Ostafinski, Expedition Copenhagen Youth Delegate: 350GR – City Participates in International Day of Climate Action On Saturday, October 24th nearly 60 activists gathered at Rosa Parks Circle in downtown Grand Rapids, MI for the 350.org International Day of Climate Action. Overall 5,200 events in 181 countries happened on the 24th, marking it as […]