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Tag: Sustainability

Tiger Tailgate Recycling program expects larger crowds, more trash for Homecoming game

Like every other home game, Tiger Tailgate Recycling volunteers will help tailgaters recycle, this time during Homecoming, one of the most attended games of the season.

MU Sustainability Week spreads importance of sustainability through partnerships with other organizations

Featured events included Thursday’s rally, calling on MU to use more renewable energy and Ecochella Friday night.

MSA senate approves resolution supporting reusable bag incentives

The resolution, which passed unanimously, recommends discounts for reusable bag usage on campus and more awareness about plastic bag waste.

Picnic raises student awareness of Sustainability Office

Students played games, received promotional items and made smoothies by cycling among other activities.

Column: Small changes, big impacts: MU’s sustainability fee

MU’s Office of Sustainability is working toward making campus more eco-friendly through its sustainability fee.

Sustainability Office organizes week of events to raise environmental awareness

Events held during Sustainability Week include an E-Waste Drive, a film showing and a Missouri River cleanup.

MU receives gold rating in most recent STARS report

Improving upon its 2015 score, MU received its second gold rating from the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System.

Environmental Leadership Office merges under MU’s Sustainability Office

Communications Manager Karlan Seville of MU Operations: “[The merge] just clearly defines the Sustainability Office’s role. I think overall, it just points everybody in the right direction.”

Real Food Films initiate discussion about food, environment

Environmental Leadership Office Adviser Amy Eultgen: “Food encompasses lots of issues that are interrelated.”

Environmental Leadership Office to host presentations on sustainability

Rachel Haggard: "We are a part of an ecosystem. The topics we’re discussing are going to affect you.”

Two honeybee hives to join MU’s campus

As the global population of honeybees declines, Sustain Mizzou’s newest project will bring two hives to campus.

50 new cigarette recycling boxes arrive in Columbia

Thousands of cigarettes will be composted instead of littering Columbia streets and polluting Flat Branch Creek.

Roots N Blues embraces sustainability

Photo story: First farmer’s market of the season comes to campus

The event on Lowry Mall was pushed back one week due to weather conditions.

RHA Blackout Dance hopes to promote sustainability

RHA hopes the event will help encourage more sustainable energy use on campus.

Feminist Student Union hosts ecofeminism discussion

Over 35 students gathered in the Multicultural Center on Thursday to discuss how sustainability stretches beyond the environment.

MU Green Tour takes students around sustainable buildings, features on campus

The buildings on campus may seem normal on the surface, but many are actually models of sustainability.

MU research team uncovers link between fracking, endocrine-disrupting chemicals

The team published results suggesting chemicals from fracking spills find their way through the local water system.

Deaton Institute partners with students to address world hunger

Organizations such as UFWH are focused on recruiting undergraduate students for their cause.

How to: Shop sustainably

Make your next shopping trip more eco-friendly.