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The Office of Sustainability produces a digest each month during the fall and spring semesters covering topics and events related to sustainability around Auburn.  Below you can access direct links to our 2015-16 issues and can find links to archives from other academic years. If you would like to receive our digest directly in your inbox you can complete our sign-up form.

MAY 2016

  • Director’s Corner: Effort + Relaxation Keeps Us in the Game
  • Intern Post: Be the Dot.  Be the Difference.
  • Market at Ag Heritage Park Opens May  12th
  • May is Bike Month
  • AU Parking Services Testing Student Apps
  • News, Events, & Books

APRIL 2016

  • Director’s Corner: Waste? Humans Invented It.  Nature Never Heard of It.
  • Sustainability in Action: Joan Hicken
  • Intern Post: Bike Share Basics
  • Auburn Achieves STARS Silver Rating for Sustainability
  • Check Out for Charity 2016
  • I Love Trash
  • News, Events, & Books

MARCH 2016

  • Director’s Corner: Transformational Leadership & Megacommunities
  • Sustainability in Action: Hallie Nelson
  • Now Taking Intern Applications
  • Meet Our Interns: Kyle Kimel
  • Join the War Eagle Bike Share
  • Garden Plots Available
  • Events, Books, & News


  • Director’s Corner: Renewable Energy
  • Sustainability in Action: Sushil Bhavnani
  • Zap Your Energy Use
  • Join the Dark Side
  • Student Receives Keep America Beautiful Award
  • Pedal Past the Basics
  • Events, Books, & News


  • Director’s Corner: We Love the SDGs
  • Spirit of Sustainability Awards Nominations Open
  • Meet Our Interns – Taylor Craft
  • Meet Our Interns – Hallie Nelson
  • First Step to Fear Less
  • Drop In and #Drop 10 with Scale Back Alabama
  • Events, Books, & News


  • Director’s Corner: An Inseparable Web of Relationships
  • Conference Has Something for Everyone
  • Fed by Families
  • Sustainability in Action: Michael Freeman
  • Meet Our Interns – Kristin Dobbs
  • AU Recognized as First Bicycle Friendly University in AL
  • Events, Books, & News


  • Director’s Corner: Reconnecting with Nature: Dropping Cares Like Autumn Leaves
  • A Summer in Icelandic Nature
  • Sustainability in Action: Eric Smith
  • Green Game 2015
  • Sustainability in the Core Curriculum
  • Events, Books, & News


  • Director’s Corner: The Earth-Friendly, People-Friendly, Two-Wheeled, Human-Powered People Mover
  • Want to Help Improve Bicycling on Campus? Here’s Your Chance
  • Sustainability in Action: Don Andrae
  • Sustainability Picnic Welcomes Students Back to Campus
  • Tailgating Tips to Help Save Money & the Planet
  • Events, Books, & News


  • Director’s Corner: Jump In!
  • Auburn Earns US Dept of Education Green Ribbon Schools Award
  • Sustainability in Action: Rachael Gamlin
  • Faculty Participate in Fall Line Workshop on Sustainability
  • New Dining Options Featuring Local Food
  • Events, Books, & News