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Sustainability Picnic 2021

Discover the breadth of sustainability at Auburn while you enjoy free food, fun, door prizes, and music!  Connect with student groups, programs, and opportunities that make a difference. Visit with the local farmers and producers that provide food for campus. Meet representatives from the cosponsors: Tiger Dining, the Arboretum, the Waste Reduction and Recycling Department, Academic…
Jen Morse
August 18, 2021
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2020 Executive Summary of Sustainability at Auburn University

We invite you to view our 2020 Executive Summary of Sustainability at Auburn University. The 2020 Executive Summary gives a sense of the history of sustainability at Auburn University. While no means comprehensive, it shows our steady progress in integrating sustainability into our operations, outreach, administration, teaching, and research. The…
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April 20, 2021
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Building Community: A Process of Purpose

Post contributed by Mark Wilson, Director of Civic Learning Initiatives, Caroline Marshall Draughon Center for the Arts & Humanities, College of Liberal Arts In my Introduction to Community and Civic Engagement course this past semester, two students made comments that continue to echo in my mind, long after the grades…
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January 29, 2018
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Shooting for Gold STARS

Post contributed by Shelby Hall, Office of Sustainability Intern This spring, Auburn will begin reassessing the campus to renew its Sustainability Tracking, Assessment, & Rating System (STARS) rating. STARS is a self-reporting assessment used by universities and colleges to measure sustainability progress on campus. The program was developed by The Association…
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January 9, 2018
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Get Planning With The Green Event Guide

Post contributed by Hallie Nelson, Office of Sustainability Intern Event planning is a huge task, not to mention trying to make the event sustainable. With all the considerations for timing, location, communication strategies, waste management, and more, it gets overwhelming. That’s why we created the Green Event Guide. The guide…
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January 4, 2018