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

  •  Garden Design Party Gets Big Turnout

    Monday, Nov. 9, 2009
    Straddling bales of hay and munching on organic snacks, nearly 70 students, faculty and staff suggested ideas for Santa Clara's community garden at a design party led by landscape architect Al Green. The Oct. 23 event kicked off a new academic year planning and planting at the now-empty space one block north of campus.
  •  News

    Monday, Nov. 9, 2009
    Sustainability-related news happening on campus and in the community. This month's news includes: Walk on the Earth, Live with the Sky, Campus Sustainability Day, Environmental Ethics Fellow Selected, Sustainable Data Center Award, and Art About Water.
  •  Events

    Monday, Nov. 9, 2009
    Sustainability-related events happening on campus and in the community. This month's events include: Waste Characterization, SF Green Festival, Compost Theme Song Contest, and the Santa Clara County Master Composter Program.
  •  Betsy Purner, SCU '10

    Monday, Nov. 9, 2009
    Senior Betsy Purner has her finger on the pulse of Santa Clara's social justice scene. In fact, the San Diego native and environmental science and religious studies double major credits her interest in social issues with an increasing awareness of environmental stewardship and sustainability.
  •  Did You Know?

    Monday, Nov. 9, 2009
    Facts about SCU's sustainability initiatives. This month: Leavey Event Center.
  •  What Can I Do?

    Monday, Nov. 9, 2009
    This month's edition of "What Can I do?" is inspired by Santa Clara University's Solar Decathlon Team, whose Refract House recently won third place in the 2009 competition in Washington DC.
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    Monday, Nov. 9, 2009
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