“Plastic Paradise”

On Monday, April 6, 2015 at 6:30 pm, Green Oxford, the Green Team, and the National Association of Environmental Professionals will be screening “Plastic Paradise: the Great Pacific Garbage Patch followed by a Q&A with Angela Sun, the documentary’s director, in Pearson Hall Room 128. “This is our opportunity to focus on our behavior and … More “Plastic Paradise”

Kill the Cup: A Look Back

Kill the Cup ended one week ago and it is time to see how the challenge panned out.  The mission of Social Ventures for Sustainability, a nonprofit organization and mastermind behind the Kill the Cup Challenge, was to celebrate environmentally friendly consumer behavior and inspire social innovation on college campuses. Photo courtesy: http://www.killthecup.com/ Participation from … More Kill the Cup: A Look Back

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 … More Profile: Anna Ginsky

Go Green, Choose Blue

Starting in September, The Green Team is challenging all Miami University residence halls to reduce landfill waste. The “Blue Bag Challenge” is a monthly challenge designed to encourage students to develop recycling habits that will help align with the university’s sustainability goals. At the beginning of the school year, flyers were distributed describing the acceptable … More Go Green, Choose Blue