The Sustainability Office on campus works to illuminate the little things you, even as a poor college student, can do to minimize your footprint. This week, Service Week and Earth Week are being held in tandem. Take some time to educate yourself about the many facets of sustainability, from ...Click here for more
Apr 10, 2014
Apr 8, 2014
USU did not do as well in the 2014 RecycleMania tournament against colleges and universities in the U.S. and Canada as it did last year. USU students and faculty recycled 41,372 pounds of paper, 40,146 pounds of cardboard and 19,471 pounds of containers during the tournament.
Mar 18, 2014
Aggie Blue Bikes created a new position this semester to serve the USU biking community. Wayne Elder, a member of the League of American Bicyclists, was hired as the first bicycle education coordinator.
Mar 13, 2014
The Logan Municipal Council recently passed an amendment to the city's anti-idling ordinance in an effort to lessen idling and improve air quality.
A group of Cache Valley residents have formed a local chapter of the national Citizens Climate Lobby to work on improving our environment.
Feb 10, 2014
Not only can students get rid of the cache of grocery bags under their kitchen sinks, but their effort could help USU receive a new bench made from recycled materials.
Feb 4, 2014
More than 4,000 people rallied for government intervention against air pollution on Jan. 25 in the largest air quality demonstration in the state, The Salt Lake Tribune reported. Jordy Guth, a member of the USU Sustainability Council, was encouraged to see the rally and the awareness people ...Click here for more
Dec 9, 2013
New art on campus, a possible extended bus route, and upgrades to a greenhouse are all part of more than $4,000 in grant money awarded by Utah State University to create projects that reduce carbon emissions. The Clear the Air Carbon Offset Committee, a sub-committee of the USU Sustainability ...Click here for more
Nov 27, 2013
Signs were placed on projects throughout campus. Liz Kirkham, marketing intern in the Student Sustainability Office, said it’s a passive way to inform students of the fee, the use of the grants and the projects’ direct benefits.
Nov 22, 2013
Utah State University’s Aggie Blue Bikes (ABB) is gearing up to refurbish children’s bicycles for the Cache Valley Sub for Santa program. For the eighth consecutive year, ABB plans to donate time, resources and labor to provide completely refurbished bicycles to children of needy families.