April 1 - April 30, 2020
April 1 - April 30, 2020

Agents of Change

Northern illinois university

To act as agents of change in our own practices for a more sustainable lifestyle.

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 21,755 Total

Team Impact

  • up to
    151
    disposable cups
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    12,195
    minutes
    not spent in front of a screen
  • up to
    23
    pounds
    waste composted
  • up to
    21
    advocacy actions
    completed
  • up to
    10
    community events
    hosted or attended
  • up to
    21
    hours
    volunteered
  • up to
    624
    conversations
    with people
  • up to
    6
    plastic straws
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    714
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    288
    meatless or vegan meals
    consumed
  • up to
    12,986
    minutes
    spent outdoors
  • up to
    120
    public officials or leaders
    contacted
  • up to
    764
    pieces of litter
    picked up
  • up to
    15
    documentaries
    watched
  • up to
    240
    miles
    traveled by foot
  • up to
    53
    trees
    planted
  • up to
    33
    lightbulbs
    replaced
  • up to
    240
    miles
    not traveled by car
  • up to
    42
    pounds
    food waste prevented
  • up to
    715
    plastic bottles
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    3,385
    gallons of water
    have been saved
  • up to
    5,011
    minutes
    spent learning

Team Feed

Recent updates from this team
  • April 30 at 9:24 PM
    These challenges helped me a lot where it impacted my daily lifestyle.  It helped me for the better 
  • April 30 at 8:42 PM
    the end of the challenge is here, but there have been some changes that I plan on implementing more throughout my life.
  • April 30 at 8:42 PM
    the end of the challenge is here, but there have been some changes that I plan on implementing more throughout my life.
  • April 30 at 8:40 PM
    this doesn't not surprise me. the price of everything that we as humans say for increase year by year. So keeping that in mind, with the taxes that are imposed on the things we buy, and buying quantity that fulfills an entire household's needs is going to be very costly. If I had extra money that had been saved throughout the year, I would have...
  • April 30 at 8:37 PM
    for me personally, planting helps for mental health because planting a new plant puts your mind on that task and it can be something to make the time pass on by. Planting trees is good for your physical health because of the oxygen that is released as a result. Through this we as humans breath the oxygen and in return, the trees get the carbon...
  • April 30 at 8:33 PM
    for me personally, the only thing to stand in my way from completing this and making this a habit is the fact that its an entirely different cup that I don't think about because the coffee that I buy to begin with comes with a cup of its own. The change I needed to make was grabbing coffee cups that I usually use and placing those inside my car...

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Competitions

Challenger Members Points Challenged Members Points  
Challenger: Rochester Institute of Technology Challenger Team Members: 58 Challenger Points: 6968 Winning?: VS. Challenged: Agents of Change Challenged Team Members: 57 Challenged Points: 21755 Winning?: