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My Change of Heart

By Bianca Greeff, Graduate Assistant

It was a warm Friday morning when I volunteered for the first time at the Edible Campus Garden. As I walked across the sleeping campus towards the garden, I was too caught up in my own stressors to think about what I would be doing that day. 531 more words

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When a project comes along, you must scif it!

By Emerson Andrews, Sustainable Campus Initiative Fund coordinator

SCIF. You might have heard in the classroom. Or maybe you spotted it on a flyer during welcome week. 464 more words

University Of Utah

Join the Recycling Ambassadors

By: Colter Dye, Sustainability Ambassador

Are you hoping to build your résumé or satisfy volunteer hours for a class? Are you looking for ways to share your passion for recycling and sustainability? 124 more words

University Of Utah

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

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People towels vs. paper towels

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


"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