Student Film – “Walk the Talk”

How can we at Scripps be global leaders in earth, space, geoscience and ocean conservation? As Scripps Director Margaret Leinen highlights, we need to convey the importance to people, have people understand that, we need to teach it, and we also have a responsibility to “walk the talk”and have the smallest footprint that we can have on the planet.

MAS MBC alumni Lori Mendez and Hillary Egger talked to the Scripps community about their pledge to reduce single-use plastics in their video “Walk the Talk”. Check it out at: and think about ways you can cut down on plastic use in your daily routines!