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Individual & Collective Action | October 2015

Laudato Si and its Implications for Santa Clara University

Pope Francis’ recent encyclical on the environment will be the focus of an upcoming conference at SCU.
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Get to know the new Forge Garden and BUG program staff

Katharine Rondthaler and Lisa Martinez.
We are so excited to introduce our new Forge Garden Manager, Katharine Rondthaler, and our new BUG garden educator, Lisa Martinez. Read on to see where they come from and what they each bring to their crucial roles at SCU and the greater Santa Clara community. Full story »

News and Events

The Business of Ice Cream | Application Deadline for Nepal Immersion | I am Climate Change speaker event | Ignatian Day of Reflection: Call to Care for Our Common Home | BART Working Group Meeting | Campus Sustainability Day | Compost Pail Tabling | Harvest Party | The Business of Beer: The (Re)volution Full story »

Did You Know?

A new Athletics souvenir cup entitles Broncos to bring their sustainable lifestyle to game days! Full story »

Take Action

Tips to take action in regards to your carbon footprint! REDUCE by taking the Hoofprint Challenge | REUSE sturdier lunch bags | RECYCLE through Terracycle | RESPECT future generations by conserving now Full story »

Fresh from the Forge

Never experience a vegetable-less day in your life again by joining a CSA program! Full story »

Campus Heritage: Help from Friends at Parks & Recreation

Summer Archaeology Program - First Day, 2015.
The enthusiasm of so many dedicated individuals resulted in a substantial contribution to the Cultural Resources Management Program at SCU and deepened the appreciation of the priceless heritage site at Mission Santa Cruz. Full story »


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