USA Sustainability

The Recycle South truck being loaded with cardboard
The University of South Alabama has recycled more than 881,000 pounds of material including paper, cardboard, plastic, wooden pallets, tires and scrap metal. 

The University of South Alabama Sustainability Committee was formed to improve sustainability and resiliency around the campus of South Alabama. In addition to increasing the availability of on-campus recycling options, the committee also strives to promote effective environmental stewardship and foster an engaged student body that is educated and knowledgeable about sustainability issues.

 

 

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Guest Speaker on Sustainable Tourism
Guest Speaker on Sustainable Tourism
Tuesday - April 9, 2019
Guest Speaker Chandra Wright will be discussing Sustainable Tourism and how it relates to The Lodge at Gulf State Park. Monday, April 15, 2:00 pm at USA's Technology & Research Park, Building III, Room 1425.
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Celebrate Earth Month in April
Celebrate Earth Month in April
Monday - March 25, 2019
Join the Sustainability Council in their observance of Earth Day. Activities span the whole month of April and include speakers, movies, yoga and meditation, and a cleanup day.
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Guest Lecture on Environmental Justice
Guest Lecture on Environmental Justice
Monday - November 5, 2018
Dr. Jennifer Carrera, Michigan State University, will discuss environmental justice and differential access to environmental resources and its impact on the well-being of individuals in marginalized communities, using water as a lens through which to examine mechanisms of exclusion. The event will take place Monday, November 5 at 6:00 PM in the Health Sciences Building 1020 and is open to the public.
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