Nardia Cumberbatch Published in ‘The Sustainable Library’s Cookbook’

A Message from Falecia Williams, President, West and Downtown Campuses

Congratulations to Librarian Nardia Cumberbatch, who recently had her “recipe” or lesson plan chapter published in the book, “The Sustainable Library’s Cookbook,” developed to support sustainability efforts in academic libraries.

Nardia’s chapter describes a problem-based learning activity that focuses on exploring nine United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. The lesson plan was used during the LSAMP Summer STEM Institute and focused on student teams researching one of the nine United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. These nine goals correlated with STEM (science, technology, learning and math) areas, and students were prompted to apply the research to the local Florida community.

6 Comments

  • Carolyn said:

    Congratulations Nardia! Great job!

    PMThu, 12 Dec 2019 15:57:50 +0000Thu, 12 Dec 2019 15:57:50 +0000pm19,3:57 pm

  • Jeannie said:

    Congratulations, Nardia! 🙂

    PMThu, 12 Dec 2019 16:02:22 +0000Thu, 12 Dec 2019 16:02:22 +0000pm19,4:02 pm

  • Rebecca Toole said:

    Congratulations, Nardia! We are so lucky to have you at Valencia. Thank you for the work you give to our students, our faculty, and the entire community!

    AMFri, 13 Dec 2019 07:28:51 +0000Fri, 13 Dec 2019 07:28:51 +0000am19,7:28 am

  • Karen Reilly said:

    KUDOS Nardia! I so appreciate your great work and ideas; well done.

    AMFri, 13 Dec 2019 09:28:31 +0000Fri, 13 Dec 2019 09:28:31 +0000am19,9:28 am

  • Marlon said:

    Congrats Nardia! Well done!

    AMFri, 13 Dec 2019 09:38:44 +0000Fri, 13 Dec 2019 09:38:44 +0000am19,9:38 am

  • egaythwaite said:

    Excellent contribution, Nardia, to an exciting resource on the 2030 UN Sustainable Development Goals! Can't wait to learn more about this resource.

    AMWed, 15 Jan 2020 06:38:20 +0000Wed, 15 Jan 2020 06:38:20 +0000am20,6:38 am

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