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Reuse & Reduce in Style!

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Thu, Feb 20, 2014 9:30 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

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Mon, Sep 23, 2013 11:45 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!

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Mon, Apr 22, 2013 1:00 PM

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.

Repurposing

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Sun, Jan 13, 2013 10:52 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!

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Sat, Feb 16, 2013 2:43 PM

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

Recycling Tips

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Mon, Feb 04, 2013 6:01 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

The ILC Goes Green Donation Station

Residents of the ILC will bring unwanted items to the ILC Lounge. A variety of items will be accepted, including canned non-perishable food, lightly used clothing, clean bedding, and toiletry items.

***REDUCE***REUSE***RECYCLE***

Carbon Footprint

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Sun, Jan 08, 2012 2:05 PM

How do you reduce your carbon footprint?

A Wonder Called Compost

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Tue, Jan 10, 2012 6:21 PM

Teaching the residents about composting at UCSC. Passive event with information flyers around hall telling about where to leave compost. Also info about the difference between hot and cold compost.

Reduce, Reuse and Recycle

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Tue, Sep 27, 2011 12:03 AM

This program will consist of information on reducing, reusing and recycling. It will state the benefits, fun facts and how to reduce, reuse and recycle.

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

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Mon, Jun 13, 2011 12:30 PM

We go green at Courtside! Remember it's important to reduce your carbon footprint. Next in line is to reuse and in order to do that, we would love you to donate your gently used items you don't want any more to Goodwill. We will provide a box for gently used items for Goodwill and a recycling bin down in the lobby.

Crush a Can Day!

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Mon, Sep 27, 2010 12:00 AM

This is more of making awareness then an event! But for this day: September 27th i am going to go around with educating flyers that Ive prepared and hang them up to get people to start recycling a lot more! Which is much needed!

Earthday ! 40th Anniversary

come celebrate earthday with the UHS Family. Learn to reduce reuse and recycle. Be kind to Mother earth. Interact with UHS staff , make earthfriendly crafts, learn about earthworms,learn about the earth, learn about animals , donate yout old shoes

Recycle That Bag!

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Wed, Apr 29, 2009 9:00 PM

There's too much trash! Let's do something about it! This passive will help residents to recycle plastic bags with a collection site in the 2nd floor lobby and provide cash-out bags that I made with spare fabric. The bulletin board will have information on trash and plastic bags as well as the adverse effects these supposedly disposable items have on the environment. This passive will also adve...