The University of Mississippi - Spring 2014

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Tuesday, May 06, 2014

Journalism students at the University of Mississippi have taken a look around their community to find examples of everyday sustainability and green programs that are changing the way the community of Oxford, Mississippi runs.

Be sure to check out the videos from the fall semester.

How do you move the Planet Forward? Share your thoughts in the comments below, tweet us @planet_forward or contribute to the conversation with your own story.

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This is an informational video on the benefits of pervious surfaces for our enviornment vs. impervious surfaces.
Pervious Surfaces
University of Mississippi
Friday, May 16, 2014
Overall Rating of 61
The focus of my video is to discover how much the loss of trees is affecting the community of Oxford, Mississippi. With new construction work in Oxford, the city of Oxford has chopped down many trees. My discovery is looked at by Dr. Waheed Uddin, ... Read More
The plan to re-plant trees in Oxford, Miss.
Tuesday, May 06, 2014
Overall Rating of 103
This video is about recycling in Oxford, Mississippi. Kevin Harris is a driver for the city of Oxford. Recycling can help our planet, and make it a better place. 
Friday, May 02, 2014
Overall Rating of 0
Ole Miss definitely has a recycling problem. There are hardly any recycling bins on campus and the ones that are there are typically just thrown in with the regular trash. 
University of Mississippi
Thursday, May 01, 2014
Overall Rating of 30
The Green Cup challenge is between all the Greek houses at Ole Miss to see who can live a greener lifestyle. AOII explains the small changes they are going to make that will show huge results in living a more eco-friendly lifestyle. 
Ole Miss
Thursday, May 01, 2014
Overall Rating of 27
Green Week is a community building relationship with the University of Mississippi to learn more about sustainability. Residents in Oxford, students at the University, and other guests come and join together to form a community built celebration of... Read More
University of Mississippi
Thursday, May 01, 2014
Overall Rating of 64
A Comedic Skit about recycling beer cans. Made to make people laugh but also think about how many cans a University can go through
Comedic Skit about Recycling
Thursday, May 01, 2014
Overall Rating of 114