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  •  Trash into Treasure: The De Saisset Rethinks Waste

    Wednesday, Sep. 4, 2013
    The de Saisset Museum at Santa Clara University explores how artists can help build sustainable communities through the creative reuse of materials in Reduce, Reuse, Re-Imagine. The exhibition is on view now through Dec. 6, 2013 and Jan. 11 to Feb. 2, 2014.
  •  Santa Clara University Students Tap Silicon Valley Tool to Teach Solar Power

    Monday, Jun. 10, 2013
    Santa Clara University engineering students are holding monthly Google+ Hangout On Air with elementary schoolers in Irvine, Calif. These live video chats teach the kids about what goes into designing and building a solar home, and allow the elementary students to ask questions. The SCU Solar Decathlon team is building a 1,000 square foot home on the SCU campus before loading it on trucks and hauling it to Irvine for the Department of Energy competition this October.
  •  Santa Clara University Featured in "The Princeton Review's Guide To 322 Green Colleges"

    Thursday, May. 10, 2012
    For the third year in a row, Santa Clara University was noted as one of the most environmentally responsible colleges in the U.S. and Canada, according to the noted education-services company The Princeton Review.
  •  The Story Behind the Food at Santa Clara University

    Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2010
    What do tomatoes have to do with slavery? How does your cheeseburger contribute to climate change? How can poultry production threaten your health? These are some of the questions that will be addressed during a forum taking place on Tuesday, Feb. 2 at 6 p.m. at Santa Clara University's Adobe Lodge.
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