Posts tagged with: "Office of University Sustainability"

Tree preservation plan helped campus landscaping survive Hurricane Irma

Tree preservation plan helped campus landscaping survive Hurricane Irma

FIU is on its way to making a full recovery following Hurricane Irma, starting with reviving the beauty of campus […]

New recycle ‘houses’ help stock food pantry while improving sustainability efforts

New recycle ‘houses’ help stock food pantry while improving sustainability efforts

Tiny houses are popping up all around campus to meet the sustainability needs of university community members. The recycle houses, […]

Volunteers expand preserve’s pollinator gardens for Earth Day

Volunteers expand preserve’s pollinator gardens for Earth Day

  In celebration of Earth Day, the FIU community came together for several different events to help make the university […]

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Graduate while going green

Graduate while going green

As you walk across the graduation stage this semester, think green. As in, going green. Perhaps sustainability and reducing your carbon footprint […]

Gabriela Ojeda, sustainability intern and 
Jerry Alvarez, sustainability student employee collect donations for the Give and Go Green initiative.

Give and Go Green collects record number of donations

In May, the Give and Go Green initiative collected a record 17,232 pounds of items ranging from furniture and clothing, […]

Energy forum teaches kids importance of sustainability

Energy forum teaches kids importance of sustainability

Forty first graders from Redondo Elementary stand in the Kovens Conference Center, turning from side to side with their arms […]

FIU recovers 635,575 pounds of recyclable materials

FIU recovers 635,575 pounds of recyclable materials

During the past two months, FIU competed with more than 390 colleges and universities in a tournament measured not in three pointers […]

The revival of FIU’s Nature Preserve

The revival of FIU’s Nature Preserve

Campuswide effort transforms MMC’s 16-acre habitat into a green oasis Take a look at an aerial image from South Beach […]

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FIU and Zoo Miami hosted students from West Miami Middle School to restore pine rockland on Earth Day, April 9.

FIU celebrates Earth Day, restores pine rockland with West Miami Middle School

The FIU School of Environment, Arts and Society (SEAS) and the Office of University Sustainability celebrated Earth Day by restoring […]