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Rose hosts vermicomposting workshop

Get to know your farmer: Rose Madden

Posted on Monday, Sep. 9, 2013
Since Rose Madden became the Forge Organic Garden Manager in November 2012, over 150 events occurred at the Forge--including volunteer workdays, courses using the garden as a living laboratory, department gatherings, and gardening workshops. Get to know Rose Madden, SCU's organic garden manager. Read More »

Students encourage accountability; garment workers' rights

Posted on Monday, Sep. 9, 2013
The Labor Action Committee (LAC), an empowerment group within the Santa Clara Community Action Program (SCCAP), advocates that workers receive their civil rights, are free of discrimination, and are able to organize. LAC’s latest campaign sheds national attention on the garment industry workplace. Read More »
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News and Events

Posted on Monday, Sep. 9, 2013
Stop Junk Mail!
2013-14 Liaison Sign-ups
Fall Quarter Garden Volunteer Hours
Tour de Coop
Welcome Weekend: Get Organized Fair
Tomato Tasting & Pumpkin Patch
Community Health & Wellness Fair
Personal Food Scrap Pail Info Session
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Did You Know?

Posted on Monday, Sep. 9, 2013
Students from the Sustainable Living Undergraduate Research Project (SLURP) work on eliminating plastic bags from campus. Read More »
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Take Action

Posted on Monday, Sep. 9, 2013
Tips to reduce, reuse, recycle, and respect, related to being more conscientious about clothes and fashion:
REDUCE: Buy less. Swap/trade more.
REUSE: Give clothes a second-life or give to someone else.
RECYCLE: A good excuse to be crafty...with Pinterest.
RESPECT: Think about the global journey of your clothes.
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