Young, Green, and in Charge

Louise Gava was not happy when she marched into President Daniel F. Sullivan's office at St. Lawrence University one day two years ago.

The student activist laid out a list of environmental demands: A planned campus development should be made more ecologically friendly. The budget for sustainability projects was too small. Staffing was inadequate.

Oh, and one more thing: The university should hire her to fix this mess.

"I was a little back in my chair," says President