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Recycling/Surplus – Students donate 13 tons to nonprofits during move-out

Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013

Volunteers stood around a large table, sorting through the items left to charity by the students on campus. More donations rolled forward in orange carts, slightly damp from the heavy rain outside. Filling the carts to the brim, the donations came in many different states: from fresh unopened food, to well-worn shoes and dusty rugs. […]

Recycling/Surplus – You can help OSU donate 22,000 lbs during res. hall move-out

Friday, May 31st, 2013

Did you know that in 2012 over 20,000 pounds of material was diverted from the landfill and given to local non-profits as residents moved out of their res. halls? Our goal this year is 22,000 pounds, and you can help,…whether or not you live in a hall! How You Can Help LIVE IN A RESIDENCE […]

P&M – BBQ Lunch for OSU Food Drive

Tuesday, February 19th, 2013

Join Printing and Mailing Services for a delicious BBQ lunch and help out the folks in our community who desperately need assistance! Printing and Mailing will be hosting a wonderful BBQ lunch on Thursday, February 21 from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm at 100 Cascade Hall. Printing and Mailing Services is located just south of […]

Recycling – RecycleMania continues with competitions, coupons, crafts and composting

Monday, February 11th, 2013

RecycleMania is a 10-week national recycling competition between universities, which started January 20th and runs through March 30th. OSU is competing to recycle the most both nationally and in the Civil War with the University of Oregon. As of this blog post, we are leading Oregon 3.05 to 2.74 lbs. per person! Calendar Events and […]

Recycling – Question of the Week: OSUsed Store Saturday sale

Tuesday, January 29th, 2013

Time for our Question of the Week! The first person to to answer correctly will win an OSU reusable, stuffable ChicoBag like this one! Submit your answer here (“Leave a Reply,” below) or on our Facebook page. Only one guess per person, please. Question of the Week: What is the date and time for the […]

Recycling/Surplus – Students give over 10 tons to nonprofits during move-out

Wednesday, June 27th, 2012

Another academic year has come and gone at OSU, and with the end of the year came the annual Residence Hall Move-Out Donation Drive, an effort to encourage students to donate as much as possible as they move out of the residence halls. This year OSU beat last year’s record and exceeded our 20,000-pound donation […]

Recycling – Students encouraged to give to non-profits during move-out

Wednesday, June 6th, 2012

On-Campus Students Now and through June 15, OSU Campus Recycling, Surplus Property and University Housing and Dining are coordinating the Res. Hall Move-Out Donation Drive – an effort to reduce waste and benefit community non-profit organizations. Last year, nearly 18,000 pounds of material was diverted from the landfill and given to local non-profits. The goal this […]

Recycling/Surplus – You can help OSU reach 20,000 lbs. in the 2012 Move-Out Donation Drive

Tuesday, May 15th, 2012

Did you know that in 2011 nearly 18,000 pounds of material was diverted from the landfill and given to local non-profits as residents moved out of their res. halls? Our goal this year is 20,000 pounds, and you can help! How you can help Live in a Res. Hall? Visit our resident webpage for all […]

Recycling – Greek Challenge: Recycling for the Greater Good, March 13-14

Friday, March 9th, 2012

As part of RecycleMania, Campus Recycling and the Greek community are partnering up this week for the Greek Challenge: Recycling for the Greater Good.   Sororities and fraternities will be competing to collect the most redeemable cans and plastic bottles to fundraise for the OSU Emergency Food Pantry. Students and community members are encouraged to bring […]

Recycling – Donate to the Food Drive, get 25% off at the OSUsed Store

Friday, February 17th, 2012

Many people define sustainability as comprising environmental, economic and social realms combined. Each winter, OSU works toward social sustainability by running the annual Food Drive, which is January 30 through March 2 this year. Among the many drop-off sites are several fundraising events, such as this one, which also supports reuse: Bring 3 or more […]