The shut the sash campaign has been moving swiftly along and the program is entering its final stage before the campaign is fully launched. The informational stickers have all been printed, the website is officially launched and the email account is up and running. The final stage for the campaign is labeling the fume hoods … Continue reading Shut the Sash Campaign Update
If you are interested in having an event sent out over the listserv, please send an email with the title, time, date, location and description to email@example.com by the Saturday evening before your event occurs. IUOS Website | Follow us on Twitter | Like us on Facebook | Sustainability Calendar Upcoming Events: Monday, March 26 Volunteer and help improve IU recycling When: 6:00 pm - … Continue reading This Week in Sustainability 3.26.12
As students at IU we have incredible opportunities: internships, classes, lectures, service projects, intramural sports, athletic events, operas, ballets, plays, concerts, and gallery openings. Many of these events are even free, taking our collectively broke status out of the equation. However, being a student often means some of the best opportunities come when we have … Continue reading Where do you want it?
Like a typical college student, much of my life here at IU is rushed, dependent on a deadline, and last-minute, often resulting in a feeling of no control, even over little things. This is why sometimes on a Saturday afternoon, even making time to clean my room is weirdly comforting. Taking homework breaks to exert … Continue reading Green Your Move-Out
By Bill Brown, Director of the IU Office of Sustainability On Friday, March 23rd, E-House, the new headquarters for the IU Office of Sustainability (IUOS), will have its open house from noon to 2 p.m. I invite you to stop by 704 E. 10th for a visit to see why this is a valuable new … Continue reading E-House Open House – This Friday
If you are interested in having an event sent out over the listserv, please send an email with the title, time, date, location and description to firstname.lastname@example.org by the Saturday evening before your event occurs. IUOS Website | Follow us on Twitter | Like us on Facebook | Sustainability Calendar Upcoming Events: Thursday, March 22 Energy Challenge Information Breakfast When: 9:00 – 10:00 am Where: … Continue reading This Week in Sustainability 3.19.12
The Solaire, a LEED certified Gold building located in lower Manhattan of NYC, rents out studios and one to three bedroom apartments starting at $2750 for a studio apartment and $5800 for two-bedroom apartments. Amenities include energy-efficient Energy Star appliances, recycled materials for floors and cabinets, and floor to ceiling windows that provide ample sunlight … Continue reading How much would you pay to live in a green building?