Category Archives: recycling

E-Waste Awareness Month at Roosevelt

During the month of November, the RU sustainability community is focusing on keeping electronic waste out of landfills! Items being targeted include phones, MP3/IPods, headphones, USB drives, electric razors, hair irons/blow dryers, computers, clocks, stereos, lamps, remotes, holiday lights, fans, kitchen … Continue reading

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Gardening at the Field Museum: SUST Major Laura Miller Hill Reports on Her Summer Sustainability Internship

During the summer of 2015, several Roosevelt University students majoring in Sustainability Studies did internships or pursued study abroad opportunities in various locales around the world, from Chicago to Hawaii and from Schaumburg to Scandinavia. We’re posting their reports from the field on their activities, … Continue reading

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Greening the Field Museum: SUST Major Laura Miller Hill Reports on Her Summer Sustainability Internship

During the summer of 2015, several Roosevelt University students majoring in Sustainability Studies did internships or pursued study abroad opportunities in various locales around the world, from Chicago to Hawaii and from Schaumburg to Scandinavia. We’re posting their reports from the field on their activities, … Continue reading

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It’s Here! Get Involved with Earth Week 2015 at Roosevelt University, April 20-24

It’s Earth Week / Bike2Campus Week at Roosevelt University in Chicago and Schaumburg! All week from April 20 through 24, students, faculty, and staff are encouraged to get involved in many sustainability-related events, track your sustainability efforts, and take a … Continue reading

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Big Plans to Go Green for Earth Week 2015 at Roosevelt University, April 20-24

Earth Week / Bike2Campus Week is coming up at Roosevelt University in Chicago and Schaumburg! All week from April 20 through 24, students, faculty, and staff are encouraged to get involved in many sustainability-related events. Get On Your Bikes! Students, … Continue reading

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Celebrate Earth Week 2015 at Roosevelt University, April 20-24

Earth Week / Bike2Campus Week is coming up at Roosevelt University in Chicago and Schaumburg! All week from April 20 through 24, students, faculty, and staff are encouraged to get involved in many sustainability-related events. Get On Your Bikes! Students, … Continue reading

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Composting Workshop in the South Loop on March 28

An announcement from the Alliance for a Greener South Loop: Do you want to live a more sustainable lifestyle?  Are you concerned about the environment? How much food scraps and old leftovers are you throwing in the garbage? Learn how to turn kitchen … Continue reading

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