This past December with YEA MN, my fellow core members and I celebrated Climate Generation’s 10-year anniversary. It was a very eye-opening and empowering event that lead me to think more deeply about how I can incorporate climate-friendly acts in my own life. As for our twice a month meetings, we focused more on how […]
Letter from the Executive Director At our 10-year anniversary celebration on December 1st, I spoke about the need for radical, resilient hope – hope that allows us to dig in and be the climate champions that future generations need us to be. Climate Generation’s core mission and values are deeply rooted in the hope that […]
This evening is truly a special one for me. Thanks to the Governor for his leadership and personal, loyal friendship. I also want to thank him for his climate and clean energy leadership. We have the start of a billion dollar clean energy economy, thanks to the solar energy standard he passed that has helped […]
Kathy Jetn̄il-Kijiner, a poet and climate advocate from the Marshall Islands, uses her writing to educate others about the threats facing her home.
Thursday, December 1, 2016 By Ryan Brown I’ve always been drawn to coffee. Not necessarily to coffee the crop, or the beverage from which many of us get our daily caffeine, but to what happens specifically in any space where coffee is served. It could be a group of folks around a dinner table, or […]
Will Steger’s heart may be in the wilderness, but his houseboat in St. Paul is where he gets things done.
By Nicole Rom Executive Director Climate Generation: A Will Steger Legacy Today, we are living on the edge. “The edge” is one of Will Steger’s favorite expedition terms, as it refers to moments of great challenge and great potential breakthroughs. The edge is where growth, learning, and character-building occur. The challenge confronting us is clear: […]
WCCO Sunday Morning Nov. 27, 2016 Janet Brown, the director of Climate Generation: A Will Steger Legacy, spoke with Rachel Slavik and Matt Brickman about the threat posed by climate change and how the Minnesota-based group is working to educate the public (3:48). See the full article online here.
Bent Paddle Brewing announced today the release of a special collaboration beer, brewed to celebrate the tenth anniversary of Climate Generation: A Will Steger Legacy. The beer, Climate Generation Black IPA, will be available in 750ml bottles at select liquor stores as well as on tap at the brewery, local bars and restaurants, and at […]
Letter from the Executive Director If you haven’t read our post-election reflection, After the Flood, I encourage you to do so. Fundamentally, our work hasn’t changed; more than ever, we must work together to build a big community that will demand climate action and engage in solutions to climate change. Will Steger recently gave the […]