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Connect  Problem Solvers to Sustainability Issues

Connect Problem Solvers to Sustainability Issues

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Students host Tempe bazaar to fund community garden

Students host Tempe bazaar to fund community garden

Creating a community garden near the Tempe Academy for International Studies (TAIS) starts off like many other projects: with the acquisition of funding. Students in the Project Based Modular Learning (ProMod) sustainability program decided to take a more creative approach. ProMod is a hands-on learning approach that helps streamline student majors into their introductory classes at ASU. Students...

Undergrad helps the tourism industry become certifiably green

Undergrad helps the tourism industry become certifiably green

Interns often wear many different hats, being responsible for or involved in a handful of different projects at any given time. This was certainly true in the case of Justyn Beach, who obtained a Pollution Prevention (P2) Internship for the Hospitality and Lodging Sector with the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ). Justyn is a Sustainability...

Student makes huge impact with wine and butterflies during undergraduate internship

Student makes huge impact with wine and butterflies during undergraduate internship

Christine Carmazzi, an undergraduate student pursuing her Bachelor’s in the international development track, was able to obtain the highly sought after Sustainability and Harvest internship at the Patton Valley Vineyard. Although Christine believes the most important part of her internship was that she built a monarch butterfly sanctuary, she admits that she feels particularly lucky to...

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GREEN Program offers short-term, experiential opportunities abroad

GREEN Program offers short-term, experiential opportunities abroad

The GREEN program offers interested students short-term, experiential learning opportunities in Iceland, Peru, Japan, and Hawai'i. Each program is designed around the United Nations 17 Sustainable Development Goals with an emphasis on hands-on learning in real-world scenarios while being immersed in new cultural contexts. Students can explore sustainability issues in: Renewable energy Water resource management...

Green Living Magazine Presents Simple Solutions Summit

Green Living Magazine Presents Simple Solutions Summit

Join Green Living magazine for their first annual Simple Solutions Summit in partnership with the VerdeXChange Arizona conference on six pillars of sustainability: Air, Education, Energy, Food, Water and Waste. "Whether you’re passionate about sustainable education, purchasing local food and goods, growing groundwater concerns, saving energy, reducing the amount of waste you produce, living healthier,...

Message in a bottle: BikeMaps.org blitz at ASU

Message in a bottle: BikeMaps.org blitz at ASU

Cyclists at ASU and in Tempe should check their bike cages during the week of Oct 24th. In conjunction with ASU’s bike month, a team of BikeMaps.org volunteers lead by Dr. Trisalyn Nelson will be delivering water bottles to bike racks across the region in the hopes of raising awareness about cycling safety. Each water...

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