Meet the #BeavsRecycle team!

The #BeavsRecycle campaign is a movement that celebrates the high rates and long history of recycling at OSU. The campaign kicked off this last year on America Recycles Day, November 15, and was headed by the coordinators of the Waste Watchers, as well as two Waste Watcher volunteers. We spoke with the volunteers to see […]

The 2016 Move-out Donation Drive has begun, and you can help!

Did you know that last year 34,000 pounds of material was diverted from the landfill and given to non-profits during move-out? Our goal this year is 28,000 pounds and you can help! How Can I Help? Live in a Res. Hall? Donate your items! It took your 30 weeks to move into your room; now […]

Update from the Inside by Micco Emeson

Micco Emeson is the SSI Landscape Coordinator and part of the Growing Food Security initiative team. Here is a little peek at what’s been happening: It’s Spring, and lots of stuff is happening in the realm of sustainability. Some highlights from the sustainable landscaping side of things at the Student Sustainability Initiative include: Establishing a pollinator […]

Get Free Repairs at the Spring Repair Fair

Do you have a torn shirt, broken bike, or otherwise damaged items? Bring them to the Spring Repair Fair on Wednesday, May 11 from 5:30 – 7:30 PM in the OSUsed Store (644 SW 13th Street). Volunteers will teach you how to fix your broken items; attend demos to learn more skills! See the list below for this month’s skills […]

Windward Returns! by Rachel Tholl

Rachel Tholl has been is part of the OSU Student Sustainability Initiative team! As the Administrative Coordinator, Rachel helps SSI’s work that advance student efforts to create a culture of sustainability at OSU.    The Student Sustainability Initiative welcomed back Emily Boyer, OSU graduate, on April 6th in the MU. Boyer and a team of […]

OSU Climate Planning Panel this Friday!

  Looking for an interesting event to attend on Earth Day? We’ve got you covered! You’re invited to attend the OSU Climate Planning Panel Presentation this Friday (Earth Day!) from 12-1 PM in MU 213! Learn about how OSU plans to become carbon neutral by 2025 and what you can do to help reduce carbon emissions. Getting […]

Earth Day of Service is This Saturday!

2016 EARTH DAY SERVICE PROJECTS, SATURDAY, APRIL 23, 2016. BE ROOTED IN YOUR COMMUNITY! Registration is now open for all Earth Day Projects! OSU Students, Faculty and Staff may register here. Pre-registration is required. This year, the Center for Civic Engagement invites you to join in on Saturday, April 23, 2016 for their annual Earth Day […]

Beyond Earth Day is Almost Here! Check out the list of events!

Beyond Earth Day begins THIS MONDAY (woohoo!) and offers 21 events spanning over the next two weeks! Below is a full list of events along with links to facebook event pages. Learn more on the Beyond Earth Day Facebook page and website! Mon 4/18 – Earth Justice Mural: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM, M.U. Quad […]