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Advice for my formal self

By Austin Holmes, Sustainability Office.

Graduation is around the corner for me. It has been a long haul, these past five years. I have learned a lot and grown immensely, and I don’t regret a thing. 606 more words

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Why Higher Education Should Engage in Climate Advocacy

On Earth Day campuses and communities will celebrate their many green initiatives: bike share programs, recycling and composting initiatives, green buildings, energy monitoring, food donations, etc.. 3,543 more words

Climate Change

People towels vs. paper towels

Check out this blog review of People Towels and how they can replace paper towels.  Pretty cool idea.

Campus Sustainability

"Los Heroes del 47"

Last weekend, we visited a kindergarten school in a rural town about an hour outside of the city. Along with Yessi (a student at the UPN – the first university we’re staying at) and “Inspira”(a volunteer group promoting knowledge and sustainability) we left to go and help out. 370 more words

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Going Green @your library by Rachel Shea

This is all about being sustainable and the importance of trees, and listening to the “Lorax” inside of all of us.

Campus Sustainability

10 Tips for Successful Networking

It’s October and I’m getting ready to go to the annual Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education Conference. In the past, I have focused on learning from the bewildering number of educational sessions covering every topic from recycling to leadership development, but this year, I will be going primarily for networking. 1,195 more words

Sustainability Careers

Making Spooky and Sustainable Halloween Costumes

By Dani Poirier, Environmental Studies & Communications Student

‘Tis the season for grocery stores to have aisles lined with candy and costumes. If you’re like me, you’ve already been thinking of this year’s Halloween costume to debut at frightening festivities. 706 more words

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