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Sustainability Update

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

  •  Students give back during move-out week

    Friday, Jun. 18, 2010
    For Santa Clara students, the first few weeks of June often bring the tragic collision of warm weather and finals. Mix in move out, and June becomes an all-out sprint to finish classes, catch up with friends, take advantage of sunny days and pack up your life. But in the rush of it all, students this year made a point to slow down and give back, and set a record for donations in the process.
  •  News

    Friday, Jun. 18, 2010
    This month in news: Students meet challenge to reduce energy | Options for electronic waste promotes stewardship | Graduates pledge sustainable living after college | Gulf Coast oil spill | Plastic bag law heads to senate
  •  Events

    Friday, Jun. 18, 2010
    This month's events: Dig gardening? Here's your fix | Green a concert, catch a show
  •  Profile: Adrienne Syme

    Friday, Jun. 18, 2010
    The Leavey School of Business at Santa Clara University offers many great networking opportunities for students ranging from the Retail Management Institute to the Accounting Association to professional fraternities. Sophomore Adrienne Syme, however, noticed that one important theme was missing from the current selection: sustainability.
  •  Did You Know?

    Friday, Jun. 18, 2010
    Santa Clara's newest building is also its first LEED certified building.
  •  What Can I Do?

    Friday, Jun. 18, 2010
    This month's "What Can I Do?" offers tips and tricks for seniors fresh out of graduation. Reduce emissions by carpooling to that new job. Reuse your old furniture. Check out your local recycling program. Make sure your new employer respects the environment and society.
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    Friday, Jun. 18, 2010
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