Sustainability News and Events
News & Events at SCU related to sustainability.
Monday, Oct. 31, 2011
Zimride connects SCU students, faculty, and staff with each other so they can request or offer rides. The service helps reduce the number of single occupancy cars coming to campus, which will ultimately reduce the University's carbon footprint.
Thursday, Sep. 29, 2011
Santa Clara University faculty, staff, students, and alumni are invited to participate in a group purchase of home photovoltaic installations. Information sessions are scheduled on October 5th and 6th.
Friday, Sep. 9, 2011
When Santa Clara students decide to make a difference, the results can be quite impressive. One area in which students have taken a particular interest is sustainability. Read more from this month's Sustainability Update.
Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2011
We tend to think about sustainability in terms of the present and the future. But how do we sustainably preserve the past? Also, Juan Velasco's students leave his classes with a deeper understanding of sustainability that Santa Clara University seeks to address.
Friday, Jul. 29, 2011
Ed Maurer has a well-earned reputation as an expert on sustainable water resources development. This year, add to that honors as a Google Fellow and Fulbright Fellow.
Monday, Jul. 25, 2011
Nineteen socially minded entrepreneurs from around the world will come to SCU August 7-19, as part of the 8-month intensive Global Social Benefit Incubator (GSBI -TM) program that helps them sustain and scale their businesses to maximize impact on underserved communities.
Wednesday, Jul. 13, 2011
Interested in learning the basics of canning and preserving? Featuring the canning expertise of Paige Bayer, SCU alumna!
Friday, Jun. 24, 2011
A student team developed a carbon footprint calculator for use at SCU, part of the Markkula Center for Applied Ethics' Environmental Ethics Fellowship. Hear their national radio interview.