Post Tagged with: "Office of Sustainability"

Ecohouse Hosts Sustainable Thanksgiving Dinner with Veggies from Learning Garden

Roasted root vegetables included beets, carrots and onions.

Ohio University’s Ecohouse was filled with students and faculty, a variety of dishes, and meaningful conversations as Ecohouse hosted its second annual Thanksgiving Dinner on Nov. 9. The dinner was made possible through a collaboration of the OHIO Sustainability Alumni Network, the Ohio University’s Office of Sustainability, and the Food […]

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November 10, 2017 at 2:23 pmNews

Ecohouse Students Tackle Environmental Problems with Lifestyle Choices, Leadership

Ecohouse Students Tackle Environmental Problems with Lifestyle Choices, Leadership

By Kaitlin Kulich Just a short walk from Ohio University’s campus, down a brick road on Dairy Lane is the Ohio University Ecohouse. Not only is it equipped with its own solar panels, compost system and garden, the Ecohouse is home to three OHIO students who are tackling our planet’s […]

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November 3, 2017 at 3:35 pmNews

Food Studies | Students Say CAS 4911 Internship Connects Them to Community

Summer 2016 interns tour a local farm.

By Anna Chleboun ’15 The Food Studies theme is proud to be offering its fourth semester of CAS 4911: How Food Works in the Community Internship experience. What started as a summer internship experience has now been extended into the fall and spring semesters, offering even more opportunities for students […]

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December 1, 2016 at 10:00 amIn Class News

Food Studies | Students Learn about Sustainable Thanksgiving Dishes

Food Studies | Students Learn about Sustainable Thanksgiving Dishes

The Office of Sustainability hosted a gathering of students and faculty on Nov. 1 for a sustainable Thanksgiving dinner. The event gathered people from across colleges to learn about more sustainable holiday possibilities, as well as to commune over the bounty of the university community’s own resources. Annie Laurie Cadmus, […]

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November 29, 2016 at 10:07 amNews

Swap for a ‘New’ Halloween Costume on Sustainability Day, Oct. 22

Swap for a ‘New’ Halloween Costume on Sustainability Day, Oct. 22

The Sustainability Studies curricular theme supports Campus Sustainability Day and Costume Swap for student, faculty, staff and alumni participation this fall. Campus Sustainability Day: Follow the Office of Sustainability on Twitter (@SustainableOU) to engage in a live-tweeting event on Campus Sustainability Day, Wednesday, Oct. 22, working with Facilities and other […]

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October 22, 2014 at 5:45 pmEvents

Campus Farmers’ Markets at Howard Park, Starting Sept. 12

Campus Farmers’ Markets at Howard Park, Starting Sept. 12

The on-campus fall markets (sponsored by the Campus Involvement Center) kicks off on Friday, Sept. 12, at Howard Park. The Office of Sustainability will be present with free reusable lunch totes so people can easily pack sustainable lunches all year. Stop by early to guarantee a tote (one per person, […]

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September 12, 2014 at 8:15 pmEvents

Sustainability Recruitment Night, Sept. 8

Sustainability Recruitment Night, Sept. 8

The Ohio University’s Office of Sustainability Recruitment Night is on Monday, Sept. 8 at 7 p.m. in Baker 231. Students are invited to learn more about SIAC, SOUL and other sustainability efforts at Ohio University at an informational session Free pizza is provided. Up-to-date information about Office of Sustainability opportunities […]

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September 8, 2014 at 10:15 pmEvents