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CITRUS: Intentional Living Off-Campus & Beyond

Posted on Monday, Nov. 4, 2013
Community Initiative To Restore Urban Sustainability (CITRUS), is a cooperative-style and eco-friendly house for SCU students located just a few blocks north of campus. Sustainable living in the house is achieved using a three-pronged approach: responsible resource management, functional design, and community education/outreach. Read More »
Andy Hernandez

Andy Hernandez, a conscientious consumer for Facilities

Posted on Monday, Nov. 4, 2013
In addition to lifestyle choices at home, conscious consumerism can occur in the workplace too. Andy Hernandez, Stockroom Leader in the Facilities Department, has incorporated both ethical and responsible purchasing into his work, benefiting the University at large. Read More »
Pad Yatra trekkers. Photo from Pad Yatra Film Gallery.

News and Events

Posted on Monday, Nov. 4, 2013
Worm Composting Workshop
Walking on Wednesdays (WOW)
C2C Fellows Workshop
Green Festival SF
CA Student Sustainability Coalition Convergence
World Kindness Day
Film Screening of Pad Yatra: A Green Odyssey
America Recycles Day
Application for Chinese Language iSPOT Training
Real Food Media Contest
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Bon Appetit

Did You Know?

Posted on Monday, Nov. 4, 2013
Dining Services by Bon Appétit is committed to socially responsible practices and this summer, was recognized by PETA2.org, a youth animal rights group. Read more about Bon Appétit's support for humane animal-welfare. Read More »
smartphone app display

Take Action

Posted on Monday, Nov. 4, 2013
Tips on taking action with the help of your smartphone:
REDUCE: by finding carpool rides & paperless lists
REUSE: by closet swapping
RECYCLE: by identifying nearby facilities
RESPECT: with buycotting Read More »