The best example of sustainability in action I know is the social network that is the bicycling community in my hometown of Pittsburgh.
Do you really need that decoration in your drink? Or the straw, for that matter? It's OK to pass on these extras. (Alpha du centaure/Creative Commons)
I've found not many college students know the basics of living more sustainably and cheaply. Here are a few ideas students can use to change up their daily routine to be more gentle to our earth.
Digital Media Producer, Planet Forward
Sewanee: The University of the South's Executive Chef Rick Wright is leading a push to make dining halls healthier and more sustainable.
AVD Fellow - David E. Shi Center
From the sun to people exercising in the gym, Furman is capturing energy from any source they can.
The George Washington University
I’ve never been a fan of bugs. They bite and sting me, mooch off my meals, and intrude upon my personal space. Kind of like my roommate. Some of them are creepy, crawly and often found in dirty, smelly places. Every time I see a bug, I am disgusted... Read More
American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA)
Inhale, exhale! Unless the air is dirty, that is. Cleaning up the air is a problem that many cities face. The American Society of Landscape Architects says that by planting more trees and creating urban forests, cities can be a cleaner and... Read More