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A Comeback Story: Sustainability Picnic 2022

by Camille Colter, Office of Sustainability The Campus Kitchen at Auburn University. This past August, the long-awaited return of the Sustainability Picnic became a reality. Despite postponing the event due to rain, the picnic persevered, and on August 31st, students gathered at the Arboretum for a near zero-waste, food and fun…
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September 19, 2022
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Ride to Win During Cycle September 2022

Auburn's taking part in the global bike challenge – Cycle September! Cycle September is a month-long competition from Love to Ride, which aims to get more people riding bikes. At a time when money saving, wellness, and environmental issues are important factors for many, there has never been a better…
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August 17, 2022
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When It Rains, It Pours: Sustainability Picnic 2021

By Molly Kilpatrick. Sometimes you win, sometimes you lose, and sometimes it just rains. The Sustainability Picnic was canceled this year due to heavy afternoon rain on Wednesday, August 25, 2021. The annual Welcome Week picnic brings together Auburn students, employees, and community members for a gathering of all things sustainability with free food,…
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September 2, 2021
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How can Alabama help Solve Climate?

By Meredith Lynch. It has been a long Covid-19 year for all of us. Meanwhile, the planet kept getting hotter, with 2020 tying for the hottest year that humans have ever experienced. What can we do here in Alabama to create climate solutions, while also driving an economic recovery from Covid?  …
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April 14, 2021
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AUtensil Pick-Up & Volunteer Details

Swing by and pick up your reusable AUtensils and ditch the disposbales habit! We will be at the following locations for lunch (L) and dinner (D). Utensils are also available at the Office of Sustainability and Tiger Dining, details below. We need volunteers to hand out reusable AUtensils. It's super…
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February 15, 2021
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Plant Ahead Tree Project: Planting with Purpose

Contributed by Allison Foster, School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences Coming into Auburn, I had an idea of what I wanted to do but I wasn’t completely sure. My freshman year I took a Conservation Biology Learning Community class and I was exposed to ideas I didn’t really know much…
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December 4, 2019