The linden planted on November 15 near the corner of High St. and Wyllys Avenue honors Krishna Winston’s fifty years at Wesleyan as a professor of German Studies, an administrator, and, for the last ten years, also a professor in the College of the Environment. The Jonah Center celebrates this tree planted adjacent to a public street because Krishna has been an environmental leader in our wider community for many years. She has served on the Jonah Center’s Board of Directors since 2012 and as its president since 2014. Wesleyan’s replacement of lost trees along High Street, once renowned for its thick elm tree canopy, supports the Jonah Center’s Replace Our Trees campaign in Middletown. Continue reading
Replace Our Trees – Middletown Petition
Please sign the petition to support tree replacement in Middletown
Replace Our Trees
I support increasing Middletown's tree-planting budget by $50,000 so that trees that are dying from disease and storms can be replaced.
Signers of the petition will be informed of budget hearings and asked to speak out by testifying or by submitting emails.