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Totes Down to Recycle


Thu, Dec 01, 2016 7:00 PM

Econauts will be presenting to students within the Revelle Residence Life area on topics of how to properly dispose of trash, recycle, and compost through an activity board and presentation involving these topics. Students will learn how they can utilize these skills in order to contribute to a more sustainable future and a eco-friendly environment. How trash is disposed of is critical during t...

Game Night


Sun, Sep 25, 2016 5:00 AM

Playing coop video games with residence,.

Waste Less Decor


Thu, Feb 18, 2016 7:00 PM

One person's is another person's treasure! Reduce, Reuse, Recycle by giving life to everyday items.

Learn about Going GREEN!


Sat, Feb 20, 2016 6:00 PM

A poster describing how to recycle and reuse products, save energy, paper, gas, and water.

Waste Less Decor


Thu, Feb 18, 2016 7:00 PM

Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle everyday items to give them new life! One person's trash is another's treasure.

Recycling Foodworx


Mon, Feb 01, 2016 12:00 PM

This will be a passive program around Foodworx and Sixth Market that will help students decide where to put their waste. Currently, there are trash cans available with a very general outline of what goes where. This program aims to simplify that and make it more applicable to Foodworx and Sixth Market products especially since Foodworx is unlike other dining halls.

A2E / Good Planets are Hard to Find / 11/09/2015**


Mon, Nov 09, 2015 3:30 PM

Ever wondered how you can save the world? Come one step closer to that goal as we decorate our own sustainable bags and find ways to use those bags to limit waste!

3 R's: Reduce, Reduce, Reduce!


Sun, Mar 01, 2015 1:00 PM

The R we often overlook is the one right before Recycle: Reduce. With this program, we'll make fun crafts out of paper bags and water bottles!

Out of the Box - 01/27/15

Immerse yourself in the winter spirit by coming by to the Oban Poolhouse. Think out of the box. Take your trash out of the box and make your own UCR coaster and upcycled art with recycled material like magazines as you sip on some hot cocoa from a DIY cocoa pop. Be sustainable and bring your own cup!

Mission Reusable - 10/28/14

Hi there! You are invited to come out to the Oban Poolhouse and learn how to be more eco-friendly from The Office of Sustainability. Now that California has become the first state to ban single-use plastic bags, you can come by and trade in plastic bags for a reusable drawstring bag or a reusable grocery bag. There will also be Pizza, drinks and a raffle for UCR Gear at the end of the program!

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle


Mon, Oct 20, 2014 1:00 PM

This is a program that will last all quarter and being sustainable is the main goal. This program is to encourage people to recycle their plastic bottles! One of the main motivator is that the residents will be able to see progress of their recycling because community goals will be created to buy things with the money accumulated.

Recycle Flyer


Sat, Aug 16, 2014 7:00 AM

A flyer was made and posted to every fridge on move in day about what should be recycled and what should not be recycled.

Reuse & Reduce in Style!


Thu, Feb 20, 2014 7:30 PM

Welcome to 2014 where you no longer have to decide between Paper or Plastic. Luckily for you, we will be giving out reusable grocery bags that you can decorate and make your very own.

Where are the paper towels?

Wondering where are the paper towels went? I can tell you where they went and why they aren't coming back. UCSC's Zero Waste by 2020 is what you need to know. Come grab a FREE hand towel and put your skills to the test on the reuse, reduce, and recycle challenge! Snacks provided!

Reduce Reuse Recycle


Mon, Sep 23, 2013 9:45 AM

Placing easy access boxes in every building of the apartment property so residents can place their recyclable goods.

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!

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.



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.

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!

Recycling Tips


Mon, Feb 04, 2013 4:01 PM

*Make flyers with commonly mis-recycled items (e.g. pizza boxes) and how to do so properly
*Get water usage for Descartes to post around sinks and in shower to try to encourage conservation
*Info about composting (e.g. hot vs cold), especially since Dorms will be receiving new compost bins