Posts tagged with: "GoGreen"

New year, new you? FIU can help

New year, new you? FIU can help

  The start of Spring semester looms close, but don’t let a busy schedule of work and studying keep you […]

FIU takes top spot in Florida in RecycleMania

FIU takes top spot in Florida in RecycleMania

During a two-month period earlier this year, the university recycled an average of 5 tons a day of paper, cardboard, […]

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Bike shop supports an increasingly popular green alternative

Bike shop supports an increasingly popular green alternative

Tooling around FIU on two wheels just got easier. The FIU Bike Shop at MMC opened in August and has […]

Save a gorilla with your old iPhone

Save a gorilla with your old iPhone

A group of students in Miami have set out to help save the gorillas of central Africa – and with […]

Researcher to explore sustainability of freshwater resources

Researcher to explore sustainability of freshwater resources

FIU is part of a consortium of universities launching a study on water sustainability in the Sunbelt, with hopes of […]

Grape Expectations: Honig Vineyard and Winery sets a high bar for wine and sustainability

Grape Expectations: Honig Vineyard and Winery sets a high bar for wine and sustainability

Dawn approaches slowly on the Napa Valley floor. When the sun finally brushes across the top of the Vaca Mountains, […]

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Move over recycling bin, here comes the Dream Machine

Move over recycling bin, here comes the Dream Machine

This week, the Office of University Sustainability introduced the FIU community to the Dream Machine, a computerized recycling kiosk. Folks […]

Giving thanks in the garden

Giving thanks in the garden

Avocado papaya salad. Spiced garbanzos. Cauliflower Manchuria. Indian rice. Chayote. All of this and more was shared among students, faculty, […]

FIU to participate in Campus Sustainability Day 2011

FIU to participate in Campus Sustainability Day 2011

Have you ever tried to power a lamp using your own energy? If not, you’ll have the opportunity to do […]

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Miami Northwestern students visit organic garden

Miami Northwestern students visit organic garden

It’s officially known as the “People’s Garden,” and it lived up to its billing Friday, Sept. 16, when 50 students […]

Wertheim Conservatory offers a taste of the lush life

Wertheim Conservatory offers a taste of the lush life

This is the first post in an occasional series exploring some of the special spaces and unique attributes of the […]

GoGreen, get involved!

Are you ready to get involved this fall? The Office of University Sustainability has many exciting opportunities for you: Internships […]

Old Panther Cards to be recycled

Old Panther Cards to be recycled

FIU is switching from the Panther Card to the FIU One Card. The One Card is the new official on-campus […]

The future of sustainable housing is under construction at FIU

The future of sustainable housing is under construction at FIU

Construction on FIU’s house entry in the U.S. Department of Energy’s Solar Decathlon is officially underway. The Solar Decathlon is […]

Inaugural Give and GoGreen event huge success

Inaugural Give and GoGreen event huge success

Plans are already underway to expand next year’s program A pilot program to collect unwanted items from students moving out […]