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News & Events at SCU related to sustainability. Displayed on the homepage.

  •  Sustainable Office Award Program (SOAP) Kick Off: 9/10

    Thursday, Aug. 26, 2010
    Are you interested in making your office space more sustainable? This workshop will showcase the Office of Sustainability's newest program for faculty and staff: the Sustainable Office Award Program (SOAP).
  •  3rd Annual Hunger Issues Forum

    Tuesday, Aug. 24, 2010
    On Friday, September 10th, the Food and Agribusiness Institute is pleased to once again sponsor and host the 3rd Annual Hunger Issues Forum in collaboration with Second Harvest Food Bank.
  •  Paper or Electronic Textbooks?

    Monday, Aug. 23, 2010
    Kindle, iPad, Nook. You name it; more students are expected to have some kind of electronic reader in their backpacks this fall as they head back to school. But how useful are they on college campuses and are they replacing textbooks required by so many of their professors?
  •  Forging Ahead with a Community Garden

    Thursday, Aug. 19, 2010
    A cooperative effort between the Environmental Sciences Institute, the Food and Agribusiness Institute, the College of Arts and Sciences, the Ignatian Center, and campus facilities.
  •  Solar Power: Not Just for Rooftops Anymore

    Wednesday, Aug. 4, 2010
    Social entrepreneurs from around the globe are finding unique ways to use the sun to solve problems from infant mortality to rotten milk. Several such companies will be attending Santa Clara University's annual business training and summer boot camp, Aug. 15 to 27.
  •  Entrepreneurs with a Higher Purpose

    Wednesday, Aug. 4, 2010
    Entrepreneurs with a Higher Purpose: 21 Global Social Entrepreneurs Coming to Santa Clara University Aug. 15-27 for Silicon Valley Mentoring and Training
  •  SCU Program Trains Leaders to Enact Social Change on a Global Level

    Wednesday, Aug. 4, 2010
    Twenty-one social-justice leaders are coming to Santa Clara University July 31 through August 7 to receive training and coaching as part of the University's inaugural Global Leaders for Justice (GLJ) program.
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