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Springing Back: Mattress Recycling in Salt Lake

By Hilary Smith, Sustainability Resource Center

Picture this: the semester’s over, and you’re moving out of your apartment. You have sold what you could and left to your roommates whatever they would take. 824 more words

University Of Utah

Healthy people, healthy planet

By Hilary Smith, Sustainability Resources Center

Robin Marcus, the first-ever chief wellness officer for University of Utah Health Sciences, recognizes the connection between health and sustainability. 717 more words

Education

Sustainability Program Saves Energy, Money One Bulb at a Time

By Hilary Smith, Sustainability Resource Center

It started out just like any doctor’s visit, with a questionnaire and a quick temperature check. Next came a few more exams, and then, after about an hour, the docs gave their prescriptions. 737 more words

Education

Giving Thanks at Halloween for Another Spirited Garden Season

By Hilary Smith, Sustainability Resource Center

The atmosphere was Halloween, but the spirit was Thanksgiving, as Edible Campus Gardens volunteers past and present,

along with families and friends, gathered Friday for the fourth annual Fall Soirée and Service Project. 708 more words

Food

Harvest Season is Party Season

DJ and dancing, costume contest, cider-pressing, fresh munchies: sounds like a great Halloween party, right? Add the perfect setting—a harvest-season garden, with flowers still in bloom, and a few fruits and vegetables still on the vine—and you’ve got this year’s… 664 more words

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