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Sustainability office spreads green thinking during Sustainability Week

| October 10, 2017 | 0 Comments
Sustainability office spreads green thinking during Sustainability Week

Last week was UNC Charlotte’s annual Sustainability Week and there was plenty to see and do. The week of events began with a documentary showing of “Citizen Jane: Battle Cry for The City,” and included tree banding, a campus cleanup, transportation fair and a lecture by Jarami Bond on “Sustainable Business.” On Thursday, Sustainability Week […]

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The green worms are back like they never left

| October 9, 2017 | 0 Comments
The green worms are back like they never left

What on earth is a cankerworm? The small green worms that have been taking innocent dwellers of UNC Charlotte captive in their silky webs of destruction for the last several years. Yes, those cankerworms. With the help of facilities management, UNC Charlotte will be more than ready for the creepy crawlers this spring. On Oct. […]

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Third annual Transportation Fair held on campus

| October 5, 2017 | 0 Comments
Third annual Transportation Fair held on campus

As a part of Campus Sustainability Week, the university hosted its second annual Transportation Fair at CHHS Plaza on Wednesday. The fair was planned so students could learn more about transportation options around campus. Students were able to gather information about public transit, light rail, biking and other forms of transportation that reduce harmful emissions. […]

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Transportation Fair encourages eco-friendly methods of transportation

| October 13, 2016 | 0 Comments
Transportation Fair encourages eco-friendly methods of transportation

The second annual Transportation Fair was held in the College of Health and Human Services quad from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 5. At the event, students and staff learned about different transportation options on campus. The event was part of UNC Charlotte’s Sustainability Week. The Transportation Fair encouraged students and faculty to use […]

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Students gather for green initiatives

| October 10, 2016 | 0 Comments
Students gather for green initiatives

This past Thursday, Charlotte Green Initiative sponsored a Student Gathering in the Student Union Plaza. Representatives from Earth Club, the Garden Club, The Charlotte Green Initiative (CGI) and a few others were present to discuss possible project ideas and ways to collaborate. The gathering was not all business; students had the chance to carve out pumpkins and discuss sustainability […]

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Sustainability Week to have multiple events on campus

| September 30, 2016 | 0 Comments
Sustainability Week to have multiple events on campus

Next week, the Charlotte Green Initiative (CGI) will hold multiple events involving multiple student groups and school departments during the annual Sustainability Week. Starting Oct. 4 , students can be apart of the Sustainability Week activities with the fall Campus Cleanup. Students, staff and faculty interested in participating in the event can meet at Belk Plaza or […]

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