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Profile: Anna Ginsky

Throughout Miami University, constant efforts are being made to increase sustainability for the university. The little-known voice pushing many of these issues belongs to Anna Ginsky. Ginsky, 31, has lived an adventure-packed life thus far. After graduating high school, the San Diego native took a few years off to backpack around Europe. She then attended […]

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Western Dining Commons gets a Gold Star and Silver LEED

The Western Dining Commons offers more to the Miami University community than tasty, healthy meals. Behind the design of the newest dining hall on campus, is a feat nearly unheard of in the business: LEED silver certification. LEED – Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design – is a certificate program that recognizes excellence in sustainable […]

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thinkThin: Think Protein

When I went to Kroger this week to pick out a product to review, thinkThin bars didn’t even stand out to me on the shelf. But I remembered my friend raving about them, claiming that they were delicious and carefully picking a few to throw into her cart. The flavors seemed unique (they include cinnamon […]

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Nature’s Mulch and More: The Many Hats Leaves Wear

Walking around Miami University’s campus is so gorgeous now that the leaves are turning. It is a pity to see all the pretty leaves and know that they will soon be gone forever—well, most of them, anyway! Hopefully the following tips can help you preserve and utilize the leaves you are especially fond of during […]

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10 Best Things about Fall

1. The colors Even if you hate the weather, how can you hate the colors of fall? The oranges, yellows, reds…it’s our last burst of color before we head into the dreary winter months. 2. Classic fall activities Apple-picking, pumpkin-picking, hayrides, raking—you either hate them or you love them. Sure, sometimes taking a hay ride […]

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Nature’s Mulch and More: The Many Hats Leaves Wear

Walking around Miami University’s campus is so gorgeous now that the leaves are turning. It is a pity to see all the pretty leaves and know that they will soon be gone forever—well, most of them, anyway! Hopefully the following tips can help you preserve and utilize the leaves you are especially fond of during […]

When I went to Kroger this week to pick out a product to review, thinkThin bars didn’t even stand out to me on the shelf. But I remembered my friend raving about them, claiming that they were delicious and carefully picking a few to throw into her cart. The flavors seemed unique (they include cinnamon […]

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Western Dining Commons gets a Gold Star and Silver LEED

The Western Dining Commons offers more to the Miami University community than tasty, healthy meals. Behind the design of the newest dining hall on campus, is a feat nearly unheard of in the business: … [Read More...]

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Fall Hiking

Right now in Oxford, pines are shedding their needles on the ground, the mornings are chilly, and nothing beats a cup of hot something and a pair of hobo gloves when you’re stuck outdoors. I went … [Read More...]

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Kill the Cup to Save the Planet

  Oct. 6 through Oct. 31 the Miami University Green Team is sponsoring the Kill the Cup Challenge to encourage students, faculty and staff to reduce plastic cup waste by bringing their own … [Read More...]

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