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Sustainability is Now in the Core Curriculum

Post contributed by Dr. Nanette Chadwick, Director of Academic Sustainability Programs, Office of the Provost Last spring, I submitted an application to the Core Curriculum Committee (CCC) of Auburn University, for SUST 2000 Introduction to Sustainability, to become a Social Sciences option in the core curriculum. After discussion with the…
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September 30, 2015
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Sustainability in Action: Don Andrae

Parking Services Director Don Andrae When Don Andrae, Auburn University Director of Parking Services, graduated from Columbus State University in computer science in 1970 there were no computer systems that could guarantee you a parking spot while reducing carbon emissions. Don may not have envisioned this software in 1970, but…
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September 4, 2015
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Tailgating Tips to Help Save Money & the Planet

It's time to break out the coolers, dust off the grill, and put up the tent, as we prepare for another great year of cheering on our Tigers.  The impact of our presence, however, isn't just felt by opponents inside Jordan-Hare, but all across campus as thousands of fans converge…
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September 3, 2015
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Want to Help Improve Bicycling on Campus? Here’s Your Chance!

Students join Auburn Outdoors staff on a bicycling tour near the Blueridge Parkway. Do you have ideas on how bicycling programs and facilities on campus might be improved?  Are there things we’re already doing in relation to cycling that you appreciate?  Now’s your chance to let us know! You have…
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August 30, 2015
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AU Seed Library Opens in Time for Fall Planting

Post contributed by Patricia Hartman, Reference & Instruction Librarian at RBD Library, pjh0011@auburn.edu. A small sample of what the AU Seed Library has to offer. Seed libraries are sprouting up across the country and Auburn University is no exception.  With the help of some fantastic student volunteers and the Academic…
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August 28, 2015
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Taste the Freshness!

Post contributed by Gwen Ward, Administrative Support for Tiger Dining Terrell Market, Plains to Plate, and the updated AU Smokehouse:    Some of the fresh, local goodness to be found at Plains-to-Plate. Welcome back, Auburn family!  Tiger Dining is committed to bringing more fresh, local and sustainable food options to…
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August 14, 2015