The semester is nearing a close. Students, faculty, and community members are settling into their schedules and ready to add to their workload something bigger than themselves. As routines get solidified and alarm clocks become just another part of the morning, we start to ask ourselves—what can I do for my community? You probably see recycling bins on your way to study in the … [Read more...] about Sustainability Projects On Campus and Beyond
It’s late September at Missouri State University. The air is crisp with promises of fall just around the corner. Anticipation for the first football game has been building all over campus. There are alumni, staff, students, and everyone in between starting to slowly make their way to Plaster Stadium. It’s a beautiful Saturday afternoon, perfect for a football game, with fans … [Read more...] about I Want a Good, Clean Game!
Every month we try to focus on a new area of sustainability on campus. As RecycleMania continues, this monthly theme will be about recycling! In this blog you’ll find some facts about recycling as well as some tips and tricks to get the most out of your recycling experience. Why Recycle? Conserves natural resources and energy Reduces amount of waste being sent to … [Read more...] about Monthly Theme: Recycling
Are you in the RecycleMania spirit but don't know exactly know how to start recycling? We're here to help! In this post we're going to explain the recycling process and how you should prepare your recyclables. You'll also learn a little bit about what you can't recycle. Here's the ins and outs of recycling on and off campus! How to know and how to prepare So, how do you … [Read more...] about Tip Tuesday: The Ins and Outs of Recycling
Each month we provide information on different opportunities students and employees have to get involved on campus and in the community. These opportunities range from simple on-campus clubs and organizations to immersion trips throughout the country, or even world, over breaks. Since Sustainability is such a broad topic, we try to provide a large selection of options for … [Read more...] about Get Involved! Faculty and Staff Involvement