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Sustainability Update

A monthly update from the Center for Sustainability for the Santa Clara University community.

  •  Associated Students Makes Sustainability a Priority

    Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2009
    The Associated Students of Santa Clara University are looking to make their school a little greener. The Student Senate announced in October the appointment of Sophomore Ryan O'Connor as the at-large Senator for Sustainability. O'Connor will work in concert with the Office of Sustainability to raise the profile of sustainability and environmental stewardship in Santa Clara's student government.
  •  News

    Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2009
    Solar Decathlon Team Celebrates Win | Fall Waste Characterization Finds that Majority of Trash Could be Diverted From Landfill | Winner Selected for Compost Theme Song Contest | Dining Services Looking for Food Feedback | Video Contest Hopes to Highlight Global Warming | Ignatian Center Sponsors Christmas Breakfast for Local Shelter | U.S. Students Will Poll While Attending Climate Conference | Sustainable Community Featured on National Television
    Students sort waste in the fall waste characterization.
  •  Events

    Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2009
    Students Can Take Care of Fines With Food Donations
  •  Melissa Reynen, Dining Services by Bon Appetit

    Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2009
    Thanks to Reynen's efforts, along with several other campus organizations, the Eco-Tray has started to catch on with students and staff.
  •  Did You Know?

    Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2009
    Santa Clara will continue to reduce its paper usage by cutting out all printed course catalogs starting this winter.
  •  What Can I Do?

    Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2009
    Tips about ways to reduce, reuse, recycle, and respect during the holidays.
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    Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2009
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