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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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By Sarah Lappé, Sustainability Office Outreach Coordinator

When discussing the topics of climate change, sustainability and the environment, we are often asked the open-ended question, “What can I do?” At the U, we believe that through interdisciplinary education and collaborations we can build a foundation to better prepare students to answer that question, as well as prepare them for the changing job market and emerging opportunities. 393 more words


Volunteer for the Hokie Hi Picnic!

Volunteer with us this coming Sunday 8/23. Spend your Sunday afternoon in Lane Stadium welcoming incoming freshmen and promoting sustainability on campus!

There are two shifts available on Sunday, set up and clean up, respectively.  67 more words

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National Community College Sustainability Webinar for August 2015

August 18th at 2 PM Central Time
Student Internships and Utilizing RFPs as Ways to Involve Students in On-Campus Projects

Colleen Butterfield, Project Manager, Education, Alliance to Save Energy… 296 more words

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SCIF Funds U's Continuing Beekeeping Efforts

By Emerson Andrews, Sustainability Resource Center

A few years ago, we learned that the global population of honey bees was on the decline. Farmers and ecologists alike are concerned about the disappearance of the bees because they play a crucial role in pollinating our food. 655 more words

University Of Utah

Meet the Edible Campus Gardeners!

As the school year wraps itself up in final exams, papers, and projects, the campus gardeners wrap it up in huge collard green leaves and eat it for lunch! 514 more words

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University of Utah earns "Tree Campus USA" designation

By Hilary Smith, Sustainability Resource Center

“Do they even have trees in Utah?”

That’s what Salt Lake City forester Tony Gliot says people asked him when he was planning to move here from suburban Chicago. 733 more words

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