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Getting Trashed on the Loading Dock: SUST Students Conduct Waste Audit of RU's Chicago Campus

Last Thursday, October 17th, students in Professor Mike Bryson’s SUST 240 Waste & Consumption honors class gathered at Roosevelt’s Wabash Building loading dock instead of their regular classroom to poke through the trash. 578 more words

Activities

SUST 390 Course Preview: The Sustainable Campus (Spring 2015)

Following up on Roosevelt’s campus-wide strategic sustainability planning effort this fall, the SUST Program will offer a SUST 390 special topics course entitled The Sustainable Campus… 481 more words

Courses

Horseback diplomacy

El Guapo scoffs at the Panama Canal. “Teddy Roosevelt should know that my only boat is my caballo.”

Daily Inspiration, October 21st

“We may well be perplexed at human fear;…but why should we stand aghast at nothingness?” (Science and Health, page 563)

Franklin Roosevelt said it well: “…the only thing we have to fear is fear itself.” He went on to call such fear “nameless, unreasoning, unjustified terror which paralyzes needed efforts to convert retreat into advance.” 309 more words

Daily Inspiration

Torrent in Elk Country

Torrential rains hit California’s North Coast, renewing forest vegetation and signaling the change of season.

Wilderness

A beasty book of beasts - my best book surprise so far: The Beast in the Jungle by Louis Bayard

Kermit has been cajoled into accompanied his aged and ailing Father, former president Theodore Roosevelt on an exploration down an uncharted river in the Brazilian Amazon despite his imminent marriage. 555 more words

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