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Sustainability Update

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

  •  Energy Challenge

    Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2012
    Santa Clara University's Office of Sustainability partnered with the Housing Office to hold the 3rd Annual Energy Challenge this quarter. On-campus residents are competing throughout the Winter quarter to reduce their building's energy consumption. Residents in the building that reduces its energy use the most compared to its historical average will be the winners! The competition is really heating up as residents try to beat last year's savings.
  •  Michael Meyer, Ph. D., Philosophy Department

    Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2012
    Professor Michael Meyer, Ph. D., of the Philosophy Department has been passionate about environmental issues since high school. As the creator of the first environmental ethics class at Santa Clara University, Professor Meyer has pursued his passion by educating students about sustainable thinking through an ethical lens. Read more about how Professor Meyer developed this passion and how he continues to practice sustainable living today.
  •  News and Events

    Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2012
    SCU Competes in U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon | CSA Box Delivery Resumes in February | Sunnyvale City Council Passes Single-use, Carryout Bag Ordinance | Black History Month | Environmental Law Society of SCU School of Law Events
  •  Did you Know?

    Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2012
    Kids on Campus is a self-funded, non-profit, pre-school and childcare center at Santa Clara University. It has been part of the University since 1969 and continues to serve children whose parent(s) are SCU faculty, staff, students, and alumni.
  •  What Can I Do?

    Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2012
    Tips to Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, and Respect related to Valentine's Day. REDUCE: Purchase local flowers | REUSE: Reusable containers | RECYCLE: Adopt of species | RESPECT: Women
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    Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2012
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