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Tie Dye Party!!!


Mon, Aug 19, 2013 6:30 PM

I plan on having residents come out to tie dye their shirts and to bring any old t-shirts they may have to DIY them to make them reusable. I will also provide resources for recycling and ways to be more eco friendly.

Pinterest Party


Tue, May 14, 2013 8:00 PM

Love to decorate, be creative, and recycle all at the same time? Come join the Bonita/Sol staff in the Bonita study room for our Pinterest party (we'll even supply all the materials!)

Waste Reduction


Sat, May 18, 2013 8:00 AM

A recycling competition in which quads/clusters compete to recycle the most in a week, winning quad/cluster wina a reusable bag!

Swap Meet Study Break

My residents will be encouraged to take a break from studying for final exams and check out/swap stuff at the Swap Meet!

Recycle Riot


Wed, May 01, 2013 8:34 PM

Residents can compete to recycle the most to win their apartment a pizza party! Going Green!

A2W Spring Cleaning: Make Storage Boxes


Tue, Apr 23, 2013 8:00 PM

In light of sustainable living this program will give residents a chance to recycle boxes and creatively make them into beautiful storage boxes for their rooms. These boxes will help them keep organized and will keep the boxes from going into the trash.

Save the World

Learn what happens after you throw your trash away, how to compost and recycle correctly, and more!

5 Ways to Help the Planet


Wed, Nov 07, 2012 12:09 PM

This is a passive event which means that it is simply a poster meant to teach people who walk by about something. In this case, the poster will teach students of ways in which they can do their part in helping the environment.

Celebrate Earth Day


Mon, Apr 22, 2013 11:00 AM

We will be hosting an event in the clubhouse to celebrate earth day! We are inviting residents to the office to create upcycled candle holders out out recycled items! Light refreshments will be provided to all residents!

Green Your Tea


Sat, Apr 20, 2013 8:00 AM

Materials will be provided to students to make their own tea bags. This is a great way to show that ordinary household items can be reused and used to make new things. Along with this, pamphlets will be passed out that talk about sustainability here in Riverside.

Earth Day "Little Things You Can do to Make a Difference"


Wed, Apr 03, 2013 12:00 PM

I posted fliers in each study lounge informing residents about Earth Day (April 22nd). These fliers included easy ideas that residents could easily do like recycle more, reusing and saving power.

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle!


Mon, Apr 22, 2013 11:00 AM

For this program, I will institute a recycling bin and trash bin to promote Earth Day and how students are able to make a difference in saving the planet.

Recycle For Life


Mon, Mar 18, 2013 12:37 PM

We set up collection bins for cans and plastic bottles. Iowa has 5 cent deposits. We will turn in the cans and bottles for donation to Hawks Ridge Relay For Life fund.



Sun, Jan 13, 2013 8:52 PM

Sustainability passive on how to reuse, reduce and recycle while still being able to decorate ones space in the Residence Halls.

Earth Day


Mon, Apr 01, 2013 1:53 PM

do your part, ideas of how to contribute

Springtime Crafts!


Fri, Mar 01, 2013 7:30 PM

Come learn how to make art from water bottles!

Recycling competition


Mon, Apr 22, 2013 5:00 PM

buildings fill bins with recyclable stuff, build with the most filled wins!

Don't be a Waster!


Sat, Feb 16, 2013 12:43 PM

Learn more about the Zero Waste movement here on campus and learn what you can do to help reduce waste!

Clothing Swap


Sat, Jan 26, 2013 12:00 PM

CA Alex Rae Cooper and CA Kyle Behrens put on a free clothing exchange for residents. Residents were able to bring their gently used clothes and trade them for something new.

Wear Green, Go Green!


Sun, Mar 17, 2013 7:50 PM

A passive program that explains the St. Patrick's tradition of wearing green, as well as promoting environmental awareness.