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Eco-Fashion and Art Show

Posted on Tuesday, Mar. 6, 2012
The 2nd Annual Eco-Fashion and Art Show took place in early February to showcase student designers' talents in creating eco-fashion on the runway as well as artwork in a recycled art gallery. The event raised awareness of garment workers around the world and encouraged people to think about alternative uses and reuses of fashion. Watch a video of the event. Read More »

Chris Young

Posted on Tuesday, Mar. 6, 2012
SCU disposes 5,385 lbs. of waste, 1,243 lbs. of recycling, and 500 lbs. of compostable materials each day. Our waste disposal operation is a complex process, overseen by Chris Young and the recycling and waste crew. Learn how Chris got involved, what he thinks about SCU's waste and recycling systems, and several initiatives that led to a 20 percent reduction in landfill waste. Read More »

News and Events

Posted on Tuesday, Mar. 6, 2012
Innovate Impact Conference | World Wildlife Fund Action Alert: An Invitation to Change your World | SCU Community Service Day | Spring Rebuilding Day Read More »

Did You Know?

Posted on Tuesday, Mar. 6, 2012
Paper towels are compostable! Find out how the Pat Malley Fitness and Recreation Center is working hard to make Santa Clara University a more sustainable place. Read More »

What Can I Do?

Posted on Tuesday, Mar. 6, 2012
Tips to Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, and Respect, related to waste. REDUCE: Make your coffee at home | REUSE: Donate or save your extra Mardi Gras beads for next year | RECYCLE: Rinse your plastic drink bottles and containers and then recycle them | RESPECT: Volunteer some of your time to a local community center Read More »


Posted on Tuesday, Mar. 6, 2012
Future Sustainability Updates will continue to be distributed to SCU students, faculty, and staff through non-Essential SCU Global E-Mail Distribution Lists. If you are not a student, faculty, or staff member at SCU (or are part of the SCU community, but not on the non-Essential lists) and wish to receive future Sustainability Updates, please join our Sustainability at SCU e-mail list. Read More »